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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). He is the son of actors Timothy Carlton (Timothy Carlton Congdon Cumberbatch) and Wanda Ventham.


Doctor Strange 2 Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange 2021-05-31
Avengers: Endgame Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange 2019-04-26
Brexit: The Uncivil War Dominic Cummings 2019-01-19
The Dog Days of Winter The Grinch 2019-02-05
Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle Shere Khan 2018-11-29
The Child in Time Stephen Lewis 2018-04-10
Avengers: Infinity War Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange 2018-04-27
The Grinch Grinch (voice) 2018-11-09
Mark Gatiss: A Study in Sherlock Himself 2018-01-30
The Current War Thomas Edison 2017-10-15
Thor: Ragnarok Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange 2017-11-03
Sherlock: The Final Problem Sherlock Holmes 2017-01-15
Walk with Me Narrator 2017-03-12
Doctor Strange Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange 2016-11-04
Shakespeare Live! From the RSC 2016-04-23
Zoolander 2 All 2016-02-12
Sherlock: The Abominable Bride Sherlock Holmes 2016-01-01
Magik Lewis 2016-12-25
Naples '44 Norman Lewis 2016-12-15
National Theatre Live: Hamlet Hamlet 2015-10-15
Black Mass Billy Bulger 2015-09-18
The Battle of Dol Guldur Necromancer (voice) 2015-03-18
Lennon or McCartney Himself (archive footage) 2014-12-12
9 Kisses Man at Costume Party 2014-12-11
Unlocking Sherlock Himself / Sherlock Holmes 2014-01-19
The Imitation Game Alan Turing 2014-12-19
Penguins of Madagascar Classified (voice) 2014-11-26
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Smaug / Necromancer (voice) 2014-12-17
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Smaug / Necromancer 2013-12-13
August: Osage County Little Charles Aiken 2013-12-27
Star Trek Into Darkness Khan Noonien Singh 2013-05-16
Jerusalem Narrator 2013-11-16
12 Years a Slave William Ford 2013-10-30
National Theatre Live: Fifty Years on Stage Rosencrantz 2013-11-02
The Fifth Estate Julian Assange 2013-10-18
Little Favour Wallace 2013-11-05
National Theatre Live: Frankenstein The Creature / Victor Frankenstein 2012-06-06
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Necromancer 2012-12-14
Electric Cinema: How to Behave Humphrey Bogart 2012-11-28
Parade's End Christopher Tietjens 2012-08-24
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Peter Guillam 2011-12-09
The Whistleblower Nick Kaufman 2011-08-05
War Horse Maj. Jamie Stewart 2011-12-25
Wreckers David 2011-12-16
Four Lions The Negotiator 2010-11-05
Van Gogh: Painted with Words Vincent Van Gogh 2010-04-05
Burlesque Fairytales Henry Clark 2010-01-01
Third Star James 2010-06-01
Creation Joseph Dalton Hooker 2009-11-05
The Turning Point Guy Burgess 2009-08-12
The Other Boleyn Girl William Carey 2008-02-28
Inseparable Joe / Charlie 2007-01-01
Atonement Paul Marshall 2007-08-29
Stuart: A Life Backwards Alexander Masters 2007-09-23
Starter for 10 Patrick Watts 2006-10-15
Amazing Grace William Pitt 2006-09-16
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
Ironbark Greville Wynne
How to Stop Time Tom Hazard
Flying Horse Harry Larkyns
The War Magician Jasper Maskelyne
Rogue Male
Gypsy Boy