Ben Whishaw

Ben Whishaw

Ben Whishaw  British Actor


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Ben Whishaw was previously married to Mark Bradshaw (2012).


Ben Whishaw is a 40 year old British Actor. Born Benjamin John Whishaw on 14th October, 1980 in Clifton, Bedfordshire, England, UK, he is famous for Perfume: The Story of a Murderer. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Ben Whishaw has been in 2 on-screen matchups, including Abbie Cornish in Bright Star (2009) and Matthew Goode in Brideshead Revisited (2008).

Ben Whishaw is a member of the following lists: Sundance Film Festival award winners, BAFTA winners (people) and 1980 births.


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First Name Ben
Middle Name John
Last Name Whishaw
Full Name at Birth Benjamin John Whishaw
Age 41 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 British
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
Official Websites,,,

Benjamin John Whishaw (born 14 October 1980) is an English actor, in film, television, and theatre. After winning a British Independent Film Award for his performance in My Brother Tom (2001), Whishaw was nominated for an Olivier Award for his portrayal of the title role in a 2004 production of Hamlet. This was followed by television roles in Nathan Barley (2005), Criminal Justice (2008) and The Hour (2011-12) and film roles in Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006), I'm Not There (2007), Brideshead Revisited (2008) and Bright Star (2009). For Criminal Justice, Whishaw received an International Emmy Award and received his first BAFTA Award nomination.

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Ben Whishaw41 LibraActor
Mark Bradshaw-Composer


No Time to Die2021QMovie
The Personal History of David Copperfield2019Uriah HeepMovie
Little Joe2019ChrisMovie
Miss Fortunate2019Humourless ManShort Film
Mary Poppins Returns2018Michael BanksMovie
A Very English Scandal2018Norman ScottTV Show
National Theatre Live: Julius Caesar2018BrutusTV Movie
O Holy Ghost2018CharmaineShort Film
Palo Santo2018Palo Santo HologramShort Film
Paddington 22017Paddington (voice)Movie
Queers2017PerceTV Show
A Hologram for the King2016DaveMovie
Family Happiness2016Short Film
The Danish Girl2015HenrikMovie
In the Heart of the Sea2015Herman MelvilleMovie
Suffragette2015Sonny WattsMovie
The Lobster2015Limping ManMovie
London Spy2015DannyTV Show
Paddington2014Paddington (voice)Movie
Days and Nights2014EricMovie
Fargo2014Rabbi MilliganTV Show
The Muse2014EdwardShort Film
The Zero Theorem2013DoctorMovie
Teenage2013British Boy (voice)Movie
Beat2013Short Film
Cloud Atlas2012Cabin Boy, Robert Frobisher, Store ClerkMovie
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
PaddingtonPaddington, Paddington BearTV Show
This Is Going to HurtAdamMovie
Women TalkingMovie
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AparecidoAparecido6 days ago

Hoje 14/10 é o aniversário de Ben Whishaw! Today 14/10 is the birthday of Ben Whishaw! Feliz Aniversário! Muita paz, saúde, realizações, sucesso e bênçãos! Abraços! Happy Birthday! Peace, health, achievements, success and blessings! Hugs! Eu te amo, Ben Whishaw! I love you, Ben Whishaw!

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_girlfactory_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...

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