Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch  British Actor


Who is he dating right now?

Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter
Sophie Hunter and Benedict Cumberbatch have been married for 5 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 44 year old British Actor. Born Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch on 19th July, 1976 in Hammersmith, London, England and educated at Brambletye School, West Sussex, England, he is famous for Atonement, The Hobbit, Sherlock, Dr. Strange. 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 6 years, 1 month - -
Dating2 12 years 6 years, 6 months -
Encounter1 - - -
Rumoured5 7 years, 7 months 1 year, 6 months 1 month, 1 day
Total9 12 years 2 years, 11 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
Age 44 years
Birthday 19th July, 1976
Birthplace Hammersmith, London, England
Height 6' 0½" (184 cm)
Weight 172lbs (78 kg)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dyed Brown
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 Atonement, The Hobbit, Sherlock, Dr. Strange
Year(s) Active 2000–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 who has performed in film, television, theatre and radio. A graduate of the Victoria University of Manchester, he continued his training at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, obtaining a Master of Arts in Classical Acting. He first performed at the Open Air Theatre, Regent's Park in Shakespearean productions and made his West End debut in Richard Eyre's revival of Hedda Gabler in 2005. Since then he has starred in the Royal National Theatre productions After the Dance (2010) and Frankenstein (2011). In 2015, he played William Shakespeare's Hamlet at the Barbican Theatre.

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Benedict Cumberbatch44 CancerActor
Sophie Hunter42 PiscesTheater Director
Dakota Johnson30 LibraActress
Charlotte Asprey-Actress
Katia Elizarova33 LeoModel
Lara Pulver39 VirgoActress
Liv Tyler43 CancerActress
Lydia Hearst35 VirgoModel
Anna Jones41Artist
Olivia Poulet42 CancerActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Christopher CarltonMale1st June, 20155 years oldSophie Hunter


Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness2022Dr. Stephen StrangeMovie
The Courier2020Greville WynneMovie
The Power of the Dog2020Phil BurbankMovie
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 Show
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 DenmarkTV Movie
Penguins of Madagascar2014Classified (voice)Movie
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies2014Necromancer (voice), SmaugMovie
The Imitation Game2014Alan TuringMovie
9 Kisses2014Man at Costume PartyShort Film
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug2013Necromancer (voice), SmaugMovie
August: Osage County2013Little Charles AikenMovie
Star Trek Into Darkness2013KhanMovie
The Fifth Estate2013Julian AssangeMovie
Magik2013Lewis (voice)Movie
12 Years a Slave2013FordMovie
Little Favour2013WallaceShort Film
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey2012NecromancerMovie
Parade's End2012Christopher TietjensTV Show
The Hollow Crown2012Richard, Richard IIITV Show
Girlfriend in a Coma2012Dante (voice)Movie
Electric Cinema: How to Behave2012Humphrey BogartShort Film
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy2011Peter GuillamMovie
War Horse2011Maj. Jamie StewartMovie
Curiosity: The Questions of Life2011NarratorTV Show
The Whistleblower2010Nick KaufmanMovie
Four Lions2010NegotiatorMovie
Into the Universe with Stephen Hawking2010Stephen HawkingTV Show
Sherlock2010Sherlock HolmesTV Show
Third Star2010JamesMovie
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
Inseparable2007Charlie, JoeShort 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
The Colbert Report2005SmaugTV Show
Dunkirk2004Lt Jimmy LangleyTV Movie
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
Silent Witness1996Warren ReidTV Show
Heartbeat1992Charles, Party Guest, Toby FisherTV Show
The Simpsons1989Prime Minister, Severus SnapeTV Show
Rogue MaleMovie
Guantanamo DiaryStu CouchMovie
Louis WainLouis WainMovie
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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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