Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch is an English actor and film producer born on 19th July 1976. He has performed in various films, theatre and television series throughout his career. His first appearance as an actor was in the play Hedda Gabler in 2005. Since then, Benedict has performed in the plays such as After the Dance and Frankenstein. Along with theatre, Cumberbatch as well stared in several television series including Heartbeat, Fortysomething, Sherlock and The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses. He has also performed variety of roles in numerous films such as Atonement, Star Trek into Darkness, The Imitation Game and 12 years a Slave. Benedict earned several awards and nomination throughout his career including Laurance Olivier Award, Primetime Emmy Award and Academy Award. Besides acting, Cumberbatch is also a philanthropist and always showed his support for different organizations such as Willow Foundation and Thomas Coram Foundation for Children. In his personal life, Benedict Cumberbatch became married to theatre and opera director Sophie Hunter in 2015. The couple has one child together.
Benedict Cumberbatch Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch
- Nicknames: The Batch, Ben
- Date of Birth: 19 July 1976
- Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, England, UK
- Occupation: Actor, Film Producer
- Zodiac Sign: Cancer
- Eye Color: Blue-Green
- Hair Color: Dyed Brown
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Benedict Cumberbatch Family Details:
- Father: Timothy Carlton (Actor)
- Mother: Wanda Ventham (Actress)
- Siblings: Tracy Peacock (Step-Sister)
- Spouse: Sophie Hunter (m. 2015)
- Children: Christopher Carlton (Son)
Benedict Cumberbatch Relationships History:
- Olivia Poulet (1999-2011)
- Anna Jones (2011-2012)
- Charlotte Asprey (2013)
- Dakota Johnson (2013)
- Sophie Hunter (2014)
Benedict Cumberbatch Career Highlights:
- First Film: Hills Like White Elephants (2002)
- First TV Show: Heartbeat
Benedict Cumberbatch Body Measurements:
Check the actor complete Benedict Cumberbatch body measurements including his height, weight, chest, waist, biceps and shoe size details.
- Height: 6′ 0″ (183 cm)
- Weight: 78 kg (172 pounds)
- Shoe Size: 11 (US)
- Chest Size: 43 inches
- Waist Size: 33 inches
- Arms / Biceps Size: 14 inches
Benedict Cumberbatch Interesting Facts:
- Benedict life principle is “Nothing is Impossible”.
- Before becoming an actor he thought to become a lawyer.
- Cumberbatch thinks that he resembles to Sid the Sloth from Ice Age.
- Benedict favorite sport is Skydiving, horse riding and scuba diving.
- The actor has different eye colors due to a disease called Heterochromia.