Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch
Benedict Cumberbatch  British Actor

Benedict Cumberbatch dating history

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Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter
Sophie Hunter and Benedict Cumberbatch have been married for 9 years since 14th Feb 2015. view relationship


Benedict Cumberbatch has been in relationships with Anna Jones (2011 - 2012) and Olivia Poulet (1999 - 2011).

Benedict Cumberbatch has had an encounter with Charlotte Asprey (2013).

Benedict Cumberbatch is rumoured to have hooked up with Dakota Johnson (2013), Katia Elizarova (2013), Lara Pulver (2012), Liv Tyler (2012) and Lydia Hearst (2012).


Benedict Cumberbatch is a 47 year old British Actor. Born Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch on 19th July, 1976 in Hammersmith, London, England, UK and educated at Brambletye School, West Sussex, England, he is famous for his roles as Sherlock Holmes in the BBC and PBS co-produced television series "Sherlock" and Doctor Strange in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films in a career that spans 1999–present. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Benedict Cumberbatch has been in 14 on-screen matchups, including Adelaide Clemens in Parade's End (2012), Anamaria Marinca in The Last Enemy (2008), Anna Madeley in Patrick Melrose (2018), Claire Foy in Wreckers (2011) and Jessica Raine in Patrick Melrose (2018).

Benedict Cumberbatch is a member of the following lists: BAFTA winners (people), 1976 births and Shakespearean actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 9 years, 12 months - -
Dating2 12 years 6 years, 6 months -
Encounter1 - - -
Rumoured5 11 years, 5 months 2 years, 3 months 1 month, 1 day
Total9 12 years 3 years, 10 months 1 month, 1 day


First Name Benedict
Middle Name Timothy Carlton
Last Name Cumberbatch
Full Name at Birth Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch
Alternative Name The Batch, Ben, Bc
Birthday 19th July, 1976
Birthplace Hammersmith, London, England, UK
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Weight 172lbs (78 kg)
Build Athletic
Eye Color OTHER
Hair Color Brown - Light
Distinctive Feature Small wrinkle over the nose, Really deep voice, Beautiful Blue-green eyes, Athletic Type
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Religion Buddhist
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
High School Harrow School, London, England, Brambletye School, West Sussex, England
University London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (MA in Classical Acting for the Professional Theatre), University of Manchester (BA Drama)
Occupation Text Actor, Film producer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame his roles as Sherlock Holmes in the BBC and PBS co-produced television series "Sherlock" and Doctor Strange in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films
Year(s) Active 2000–present, 1999–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Conway Van Gelder Grant Ltd.
Brand Endorsement Dunlop commercial
Shoe Size 12
Father Timothy Carlton
Mother Wanda Ventham
Sister Tracy Peacock
Family Member Henry Arnold Cumberbatch
Friend Tom Hiddleston, Tom Hardy, Keira Knightley, James McAvoy, Eddie Redmayne, Zachary Quinto, Matthew Goode
Associated People Sophie Hunter
Favorite People Sophie Hunter
Favorite Movies Ghostbusters, Annie Hall, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Singin’ in the Rain, Wings of Desire, Zoolander, Inception, Bourne series, The Shining, Badlands
Favorite TV Shows The Wire, The Office, The West Wing, Mad Men, The Sopranos, Breaking Bad, The Killing
Favorite Places Osteria Emilia at Fleet Road, Hampstead (restaurant), Galaxidi of Greece, Villedieu in the South of France, New York

Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch CBE (born 19 July 1976) is an English actor. Known for his roles on the screen and stage, he has received various accolades throughout his career, including a Primetime Emmy Award, a British Academy Television Award, and a Laurence Olivier Award. Cumberbatch won the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for Frankenstein and a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie for Sherlock. His performances in the dramas The Imitation Game (2014) and The Power of the Dog (2021) earned him nominations for an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and a Golden Globe Award, all for Best Actor in a Leading Role. For playing the title role in the five-part drama miniseries Patrick Melrose, he won a BAFTA TV Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role. In 2014 Time magazine included him in its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world, and in 2015 he was appointed a CBE by Queen Elizabeth II in the 2015 Birthday Honours for services to the performing arts and to charity.

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Partner Comparison

Benedict Cumberbatch47 CancerActor
Sophie Hunter46 PiscesTheater Director
Dakota Johnson34 LibraActress
Charlotte Asprey-Actress
Katia Elizarova37 LeoModel
Lara Pulver43 VirgoActress
Liv Tyler47 CancerActress
Lydia Hearst39 VirgoModel
Anna Jones45Artist
Olivia Poulet46 CancerActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Christopher CarltonMale1st June, 20159 years oldSophie Hunter
Hal AudenMale3rd March, 20177 years oldSophie Hunter
FinnMale11th January, 20195 years oldSophie Hunter


Eric2024VincentTV Show
The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and Three More2024Henry Sugar / Max Engelman / HarryMovie
The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar2023Henry Sugar / Make-Up ArtistShort Film
The End We Start From2023ABMovie
The Book of Clarence2023BenjaminMovie
Poison2023Harry PopeShort Film
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness2022Doctor Stephen StrangeMovie
The Mauritanian2021Stuart CouchMovie
What If...?2021Doctor Strange / Strange Supreme / Demon StrangeTV Show
The Electrical Life of Louis Wain2021Louis WainMovie
The Power of the Dog2021Phil BurbankMovie
Spider-Man: No Way Home2021Doctor StrangeMovie
Great British Theatre2021Victor Frankenstein / The Creature / HamletTV Show
Sleep Sound - The Legend of Drizzt2021Narrator (voice)Short Film
The Courier2020Greville WynneMovie
James and the Giant Peach with Taika and Friends2020Aunt SpikerTV Show
Good Omens2019SatanTV Show
Avengers: Endgame2019Doctor StrangeMovie
Brexit2019Dominic CummingsTV Movie
19172019Colonel MackenzieMovie
Between Two Ferns: The Movie2019Benedict CumberbatchMovie
The Tiger Who Came to Tea2019Daddy (voice)TV Movie
Avengers: Damage Control2019Doctor Strange (voice)Unknown
The Grinch2018The Grinch (voice)Movie
Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle2018Shere Khan (voice)Movie
Avengers: Infinity War2018Doctor StrangeMovie
Patrick Melrose2018Patrick MelroseTV Show
The Current War2017Thomas Alva EdisonMovie
Thor: Ragnarok2017Doctor StrangeMovie
The Child in Time2017Stephen LewisTV Movie
Doctor Strange2016Dr. Stephen StrangeMovie
Zoolander 22016AllMovie
Black Mass2015Billy BulgerMovie
Hamlet2015Hamlet - Prince of DenmarkMovie
Penguins of Madagascar2014Classified (voice)Movie
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies2014Smaug / Necromancer (voice)Movie
The Imitation Game2014Alan TuringMovie
9 Kisses2014Man at Costume PartyShort Film
Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff2014Benedict Cumberbatch (voice)Unknown
Sherlock: The Network2014Sherlock HolmesUnknown
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug2013Smaug / Necromancer (voice)Movie
August: Osage County2013Little Charles AikenMovie
Star Trek Into Darkness2013KhanMovie
The Fifth Estate2013Julian AssangeMovie
12 Years a Slave2013FordMovie
Little Favour2013WallaceShort Film
Fifty Years on Stage2013Rosencrantz (segment "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead")TV Movie
Neverwhere2013TV Show
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey2012NecromancerMovie
Parade's End2012Christopher TietjensTV Show
Girlfriend in a Coma2012Dante (voice)Movie
Electric Cinema: How to Behave2012Humphrey BogartShort Film
The Hollow Crown2012Richard III / RichardTV Show
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy2011Peter GuillamMovie
War Horse2011Maj. Jamie StewartMovie
Curiosity2011NarratorTV Show
The Whistleblower2010Nick KaufmanMovie
Four Lions2010NegotiatorMovie
Into the Universe with Stephen Hawking2010Stephen HawkingTV Show
Sherlock2010Sherlock HolmesTV Show
Third Star2010JamesMovie
Painted with Words2010Vincent Van GoghTV Movie
Burlesque Fairytales2009Henry ClarkMovie
Creation2009Joseph HookerMovie
Small Island2009BernardTV Show
Theatre Live!2009Guy BurgessTV Show
The Other Boleyn Girl2008William CareyMovie
The Last Enemy2008Stephen EzardTV Show
Atonement2007Paul MarshallMovie
Inseparable2007Joe / CharlieShort Film
Stuart: A Life Backwards2007Alexander MastersTV Movie
Amazing Grace2006William PittMovie
Starter for 102006Patrick WattsMovie
To the Ends of the Earth2005Edmund TalbotTV Show
Broken News2005Will ParkerTV Show
Nathan Barley2005RobinTV Show
Dunkirk2004Lt Jimmy LangleyTV Show
Hawking2004Stephen HawkingTV Movie
Agatha Christie's Marple2004Luke FitzwilliamTV Show
To Kill a King2003RoyalistMovie
Cambridge Spies2003Edward HandTV Show
Fortysomething2003Rory SlipperyTV Show
Hills Like White Elephants2002The ManShort Film
Fields of Gold2002JeremyTV Movie
Tipping the Velvet2002FreddyTV Show
MI-52002Jim NorthTV Show
Doctor Who: The Monthly Adventures1999Thug #2 / Howard CarterTV Show
Silent Witness1996Warren ReidTV Show
Heartbeat1992Toby Fisher / Charles / Party GuestTV Show
The Simpsons1989Quilloughby / Severus Snape / Prime MinisterTV Show
The Thing with FeathersMovie
Mog's ChristmasMr Thomas (voice)TV Movie
The Phoenician SchemeUncle NubarMovie
The RosesMovie
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AveryCAveryCSep 30, 2015

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irisheyezAug 19, 2015

amazing actor, Sherlock & the imitation game...Fifth element...everything this man does is incredible and he becomes the character...unbelievable!

jonFeb 14, 2015

Excellent actor. I love Sherlock. Wish I had a voice like his.

yunshanNov 27, 2014

He should really win an Oscar

Just in time!Nov 22, 2014

WOW! Really set on winning that Oscar, huh?? Good on good old sav.vy Harvey & Co. for getting the engagement news amidst the Oscar-race! Now the lear.ned Academy memb.ers are free to marvel at Benny's portrayal of a famous hom.ose.xual secure in the knowledge that he himself is as straight as engaged/married to a woman man can get. Or are they? Hope everyone gets my meaning correctly.

MartianAwarenessMartianAwarenessSep 29, 2014

Great actor. Love the Sherlock series and really looking forward to his new film, The Imitation Game.

Selena4ShannonSelena4ShannonSep 8, 2014

I really like him... He is easy on the eyes and gentle on the mind.

lizzyJun 19, 2014

he makes the show or a movies worse to watch and so terrible

marry louJun 19, 2014

he needs to go back to the hole where he came from because he is such a headache

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