Ben Whishaw

Ben Whishaw

Ben Whishaw  English Actor


Benjamin John "Ben" Whishaw (born 14 October 1980) is an English actor. He is known for his stage role as Hamlet; his roles in the television series Nathan Barley, Criminal Justice, and The Hour; and film roles including Perfume: The Story ...

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First Name Ben
Middle Name John
Last Name Whishaw
Full Name at Birth Benjamin John Whishaw
Age 35 years
Birthday 14th October, 1980
Birthplace Clifton, Bedfordshire, England, UK
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Gay
Ethnicity White
Nationality English
High School Henlow Middle School
University Samuel Whitbread Community College, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA)
Occupation Text Actor, Voice Artist
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
Year(s) Active 1999–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Hamilton Hodell
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A Hologram for the King2016DaveMovie
The Danish Girl2015HenrikMovie
In the Heart of the Sea2015Herman MelvilleMovie
Suffragette2015Sonny WattsMovie
The Lobster2015The Limping ManMovie
London Spy2015DannyTV Show
Days and Nights2014EricMovie
The Muse2014EdwardMovie
The Zero Theorem2013DoctorMovie
Teenage2013British Boy (voice)Movie
Cloud Atlas2012Robert FrobisherMovie
Playhouse Presents2012EzraTV Show
The Hollow Crown2012King RichardTV Show
The Hour2011Freddie LyonTV Show
The Tempest2010ArielMovie
All Signs of Death2010WebTV Movie
Bright Star2009John KeatsMovie
The International2009Rene AntallMovie
Love Hate2009TomShort Film
Brideshead Revisited2008Sebastian FlyteMovie
Criminal Justice2008Ben CoulterTV Show
I'm Not There.2007ArthurMovie
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer2006Jean-Baptiste GrenouilleMovie
Stoned2005Keith RichardsMovie
Nathan Barley2005PinguTV Show
Enduring Love2004SpudMovie
Layer Cake2004SidneyMovie
Cheers and Tears2003DanielTV Movie
Ready When You Are Mr. McGill2003BrunoTV Movie
77 Beds2003IshmaelShort Film
Spiritual Rampage2002Short Film
My Brother Tom2001TomMovie
Baby2001Little JoeShort Film
Other People's Children2000SullyTV Show
Black Cab2000RyanTV Show
Mauvaise passe1999JayMovie
The Trench1999Pte. James DeamisMovie
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    carrotcescaJul 27, 2014

    He's great! Love him in all his movies

    Barbara HustwickJun 11, 2014

    hi Benny.. can I be in a nice movie with you..?

    NeffieNov 13, 2012

    He was AMAZING at "Perfume:The story of a murderer"

    yvette.vernetMar 20, 2011

    I hear he has a beautiful singing voice,may be if there was to be another version of "the phantom of the Opera"in the future,then,who knows?

    brandyJul 5, 2010

    Ben Whiahaw is a really awesome actor

    CarinaJan 6, 2010

    He is my favourite actor. He loves what he does and brings so much emotion to the screen. He seems like such a gentleman too. Just inspiring.

    jhadhe perezNov 11, 2009

    wow, he is really a great actor... i admires him a lot..!!!

    factory_girlSep 25, 2009

    He`s so look-a-like my boyfriend! I always say that they were separated at birth!

    mary janeJan 7, 2009

    I`m a 17 year old actress born in Scotland and raised in Greece...I would like to meet Ben Whishaw and share our talent...By the way we have the same interests!!!Please contact my wee personality to his!

    ritika sircarDec 22, 2008

    ben is just too cuteeee.....

    sofiaNov 12, 2008

    0mg...i l0ve ben whishaw...he is s0 talented n s0 cute...

    charlieimpOct 9, 2008

    ben whishaw is dating hayley atwell

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