American actor Ben Savage rose to fame for his starring role as Cory Matthews on the ABC sitcom Boy Meets World (1993–2000) and its Disney Channel sequel Girl Meets World (2014–present). Having been active since 1988, he received a nomination for Young Artist Award for Best Young Actor Starring in a Motion Picture in Little Monsters (1990) and especially through Boy Meets World, he was nominated two Young Artist Awards for Best Youth Actor Leading Role in a Television Series (1994) and Best Performance in a TV Comedy: Leading Young Actor (1997 and 1998) and a YoungStar Award for Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Comedy TV Series (1998), and won a Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Television Friends in 2000.
His first steps in acting began when he made his appearance in commercial at the age of five and got his film debut role in Little Monsters (1989) four year later.
His parents are Joanne Savage, an industrial real estate broker, and Lewis Savage, a consultant. He also has a brother Fred Savage, an actor and a director, and a sister Kala Savage, an actress and a musician.