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Ben Whishaw

1980-10-14 Clifton, Bedfordshire, England, UK

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Benjamin John "Ben" Whishaw (born 14 October 1980) is an English actor who trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Whishaw is best known for his breakthrough role as Hamlet, his roles in the television series Nathan Barley, Criminal Justice, The Hour and London Spy; and film roles including Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006), I'm Not There (2007), Bright Star (2009), Brideshead Revisited (2008), Cloud Atlas (2012), The Lobster (2015) and Suffragette (2015). He has also played the role of Q in the James Bond films starting with Skyfall (2012), and was the voice of Paddington Bear in the 2014 film, Paddington.


Bond 25 Q 2020-02-14
National Theatre Live: Julius Caesar 2018-03-22
Mary Poppins Returns Michael Banks 2018-12-19
Paddington 2 Paddington Brown (voice) 2018-01-12
Palo Santo Palo Santo Hologram 2018-07-06
Family Happiness 2017-10-09
His Picture In Little 2017-01-01
The Lobster John 2016-05-13
A Hologram for the King Dave 2016-04-22
Suffragette Sonny Watts 2015-10-23
Spectre Q 2015-11-06
Paddington Paddington (voice) 2015-01-16
Unity Himself - Narrator (voice) 2015-08-12
The Danish Girl Henrik Sandahl 2015-11-27
In the Heart of the Sea Herman Melville 2015-12-11
Days and Nights Eric 2014-09-26
The Muse Edward 2014-06-01
Lilting Richard 2014-08-07
The Zero Theorem Doctor 3 2014-08-19
Teenage British Boy (voice) 2013-04-20
Beat Man 2013-10-16
Skyfall Q 2012-11-09
Cloud Atlas Cabin Boy / Robert Frobisher / Store Clerk / Georgette / Tribesman 2012-10-26
All Signs of Death Web 2010-04-16
The Tempest Ariel 2010-12-10
Bright Star John Keats 2009-11-05
Love Hate Tom 2009-11-18
Brideshead Revisited Sebastian Flyte 2008-07-25
Criminal Justice 2008-06-23
I'm Not There. Arthur 2007-12-07
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer Jean-Baptiste Grenouille 2007-01-05
Layer Cake Sidney 2005-05-13
Stoned Keith Richards 2005-11-18
Enduring Love Spud 2004-11-26
Ready When You Are, Mr McGill 2003-01-01
Spiritual Rampage 2003-01-31
The Booze Cruise Daniel 2003-09-07
Baby Little Joe 2001-01-20
My Brother Tom Tom 2001-12-12
The Trench Pte. James Deamis 1999-09-17
Mauvaise passe Jay 1999-12-12
Little Joe Chris
The Personal History of David Copperfield Uriah Heep