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Benedict Cumberbatch

1976-07-19 Hammersmith, London, England, UK

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Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch (born 19 July 1976) is an English film, television, and theatre actor. His most acclaimed roles include: Stephen Hawking in the BBC drama "Hawking" (2004); William Pitt in the historical film "Amazing Grace" (2006); the protagonist Stephen Ezard in the miniseries thriller "The Last Enemy" (2008); Paul Marshall in "Atonement" (2007); Bernard in "Small Island" (2009); and Sherlock Holmes in the modern BBC adaptation series "Sherlock" (2010). Cumberbatch portrays Stephen Strange/Dr. Strange in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He has portrayed the character in Doctor Strange (2016), Thor: Ragnarok (2017), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), and Avengers: Endgame (2019). He is the son of actors Timothy Carlton (Timothy Carlton Congdon Cumberbatch) and Wanda Ventham.


Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange 2022-03-23
The Courier Greville Wynne 2020-08-27
Avengers: Endgame Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange 2019-04-24
The Tiger Who Came To Tea Daddy (voice) 2019-12-08
Brexit: The Uncivil War Dominic Cummings 2019-01-19
The Current War Thomas Edison 2019-07-18
Between Two Ferns: The Movie Himself 2019-09-20
1917 Colonel MacKenzie 2019-12-25
The Child in Time Stephen Lewis 2018-07-05
The Grinch Grinch (voice) 2018-11-08
Marvel Studios: The First Ten Years - The Evolution of Heroes Himself 2018-03-06
Avengers: Infinity War Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange 2018-04-25
Mark Gatiss: A Study in Sherlock Himself 2018-01-30
Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle Shere Khan 2018-11-25
Thor: Ragnarok Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange 2017-10-25
Walk with Me Narrator 2017-05-11
Sherlock: The Final Problem Sherlock Holmes 2017-01-15
Magik Lewis 2016-12-25
Sherlock: The Abominable Bride Sherlock Holmes 2016-01-01
Zoolander 2 All 2016-02-06
Naples '44 Norman Lewis 2016-12-15
Shakespeare Live! From the RSC 2016-04-23
Doctor Strange Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange 2016-10-25
National Theatre Live: Hamlet Hamlet 2015-10-15
Black Mass Billy Bulger 2015-09-04
Unlocking Sherlock Himself / Sherlock Holmes 2014-01-19
The Imitation Game Alan Turing 2014-11-14
9 Kisses Man at Costume Party 2014-12-11
Penguins of Madagascar Classified (voice) 2014-11-22
Lennon or McCartney Himself (archive footage) 2014-12-12
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Smaug / Necromancer (voice) 2014-12-10
August: Osage County Little Charles Aiken 2013-12-26
Star Trek Into Darkness Khan Noonien Singh 2013-05-05
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Smaug / Necromancer 2013-12-11
Jerusalem Narrator 2013-11-16
The Fifth Estate Julian Assange 2013-10-11
Little Favour Wallace 2013-11-05
12 Years a Slave William Ford 2013-10-18
National Theatre Live: Fifty Years on Stage Rosencrantz 2013-11-02
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Necromancer 2012-11-26
Frankenstein: A Modern Myth Self / Frankenstein / The Monster 2012-10-31
Parade's End Christopher Tietjens 2012-08-24
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Peter Guillam 2011-09-16
Wreckers David 2011-12-16
War Horse Maj. Jamie Stewart 2011-12-25
A Study in Pink (Unaired Pilot) Sherlock Holmes 2011-06-05
National Theatre Live: Frankenstein The Creature / Victor Frankenstein 2011-03-17
Van Gogh: Painted with Words Vincent Van Gogh 2010-04-05
Four Lions The Negotiator 2010-05-07
The Whistleblower Nick Kaufman 2010-09-13
Third Star James 2010-06-01
Burlesque Fairytales Henry Clark 2010-01-01
The Turning Point Guy Burgess 2009-08-12
Creation Joseph Dalton Hooker 2009-09-25
The Other Boleyn Girl William Carey 2008-02-28
Stuart: A Life Backwards Alexander Masters 2007-09-23
Atonement Paul Marshall 2007-09-07
Inseparable Joe / Charlie 2007-01-01
Amazing Grace William Pitt 2006-09-16
Starter for 10 Patrick Watts 2006-09-13
Hawking Stephen Hawking 2004-12-10
To Kill a King Royalist 2003-05-16
Fields of Gold Jeremy 2002-06-08
Tipping the Velvet Freddy 2002-10-22
Prisoner 760 Lt. Stuart Couch
The War Magician Jasper Maskelyne
Flying Horse Harry Larkyns
The Power of the Dog Phil Burbank
How to Stop Time Tom Hazard
Rogue Male
Louis Wain Louis Wain
Gypsy Boy