Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch
Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch

Gender

Male

Known Credits

18

Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch

Date of Birth: Jul 19, 1976

Birthplace:  Hammersmith, London, England, UK

 

 

Biography

Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch was born and raised in London, England. His parents, Wanda Ventham and Timothy Carlton (Timothy Carlton Congdon Cumberbatch), are both actors. He is a grandson of submarine commander Henry Carlton Cumberbatch, and a great-grandson of diplomat Henry Arnold Cumberbatch CMG. Cumberbatch attended Brambletye School and Harrow School. Whilst at Harrow, he had an arts scholarship and painted large oil canvases.

Known For

Filmography

Avengers: Infinity War

Avengers: Infinity War

as Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange

2018

Thor: Ragnarok

Thor: Ragnarok

as Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange

2017

Doctor Strange

Doctor Strange

as Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange

2016

Zoolander 2

Zoolander 2

as All

2016

Sherlock: The Abominable Bride

Sherlock: The Abominable Bride

as Sherlock Holmes

2016

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

as Smaug / Necromancer (voice)

2014

Penguins of Madagascar

Penguins of Madagascar

as Classified (voice)

2014

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

as Smaug / The Necromancer

2013

12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave

as William Ford

2013

The Fifth Estate

The Fifth Estate

as Julian Assange

2013

The Hollow Crown

The Hollow Crown

as Richard III

2012

Sherlock

Sherlock

as  Sherlock Holmes

2010

Small Island

Small Island

as Bernard

2009

Starter for 10

Starter for 10

as Patrick Watts

2006

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace

as William Pitt

2006

Dunkirk

Dunkirk

as Lt Jimmy Langley

2004

FortySomething

FortySomething

as Rory Slippery

2003