Benedict Cumberbatch

Place of birth:
Hammersmith, London, England, UK:
Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch (born 19 July 1976) is an English film, television, and theatre actor. His most acclaimed roles include: Stephen Hawking in the BBC drama "Hawking" (2004); William Pitt in the historical film "Amazing Grace" (2006); the protagonist Stephen Ezard in the miniseries thriller "The Last Enemy" (2008); Paul Marshall in "Atonement" (2007); Bernard in "Small Island" (2009); and Sherlock Holmes in the modern BBC adaptation series "Sherlock" (2010). He is the son of actors Timothy Carlton (Timothy Carlton Congdon Cumberbatch) and Wanda Ventham.


Doctor Strange 2 (2020)
as Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange
Rio (2019)
as (rumored)
Untitled Avengers Movie (2019)
as Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange
The Grinch (2018)
as Grinch
Mowgli (2018)
as Shere Khan
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
as Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange
Mark Gatiss: A Study in Sherlock (2018)
as Himself
The Current War (2018)
as Thomas Edison
Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
as Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange
The Child in Time (2017)
as Stephen Lewis
Walk with Me (2017)
as Narrator
Doctor Strange: A Strange Transformation (2017)
as Himself
Doctor Strange: Across Time and Space (2017)
as Himself
Sherlock: The Final Problem (2017)
as Sherlock Holmes
Naples '44 (2016)
as Norman Lewis
Doctor Strange (2016)
as Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange
Shakespeare Live! From the RSC (2016)
Zoolander 2 (2016)
as All
Sherlock: The Abominable Bride (2016)
as Sherlock Holmes
National Theatre Live: Hamlet (2015)
as Hamlet
The Hobbit The Desolation Of Smaug (Extended) (2015)
as Smaug
Black Mass (2015)
as Billy Bulger
The Battle of Dol Guldur (2015)
as Necromancer (voice)
There & Back Again: A Hobbit's Tale Recut (2015)
as Smaug (Voice)
Lennon or McCartney (2014)
as Himself (archive footage)
9 Kisses (2014)
as Man at Costume Party
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)
as Smaug / Necromancer (voice)
Penguins of Madagascar (2014)
as Classified (voice)
The Imitation Game (2014)
as Alan Turing
The Appendices Part 10: The Journey to Erebor (2014)
as Himself
The Appendices Part 9: Into the Wilderland (2014)
as Himself
Unlocking Sherlock (2014)
as Himself / Sherlock Holmes
August: Osage County (2013)
as Little Charles Aiken
The Appendices: Part Nine - Into the Wilderland: The Chronicles of The Hobbit - Part 2 (2013)
as himself
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
as Smaug / The Necromancer
Wholock (2013)
as Sherlock Holmes
Jerusalem (2013)
as Narrator
Little Favour (2013)
as Wallace
Fifty Years on Stage (2013)
as Rosencrantz
12 Years a Slave (2013)
as William Ford
The Fifth Estate (2013)
as Julian Assange
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
as Khan Noonien Singh
Electric Cinema: How to Behave (2012)
as Humphrey Bogart
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
as Necromancer
Parade's End (2012)
as Christopher Tietjens
War Horse (2011)
as Maj. Jamie Stewart
Wreckers (2011)
as David
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)
as Peter Guillam
National Theatre Live: Frankenstein (2011)
as The Creature / Victor Frankenstein
The Whistleblower (2010)
as Nick Kaufman
Sherlock - A Study in Pink (2010)
as Sherlock
Third Star (2010)
as James
Four Lions (2010)
as The Negotiator
Into the Universe with Stephen Hawking (2010)
as Stephen Hawking
Van Gogh: Painted with Words (2010)
as Vincent Van Gogh
Burlesque Fairytales (2010)
as Henry Clark
Small Island (2009)
as Bernard
Creation (2009)
as Joseph Dalton Hooker
The Turning Point (2009)
as Guy Burgess
South Pacific (2009)
as narrator
The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)
as William Carey
The Last Enemy (2008)
as Stephen Ezard
Stuart: A Life Backwards (2007)
as Alexander Masters
Atonement (2007)
as Paul Marshall
Inseparable (2007)
as Joe / Charlie
Amazing Grace (2006)
as William Pitt
Starter for 10 (2006)
as Patrick Watts
To the Ends of the Earth (2005)
as Edmund Talbot
Hawking (2004)
as Stephen Hawking
Dunkirk (2004)
as Lt Jimmy Langley
To Kill a King (2003)
as Royalist
Tipping the Velvet (2002)
as Freddy
Fields of Gold (2002)
as Jeremy
Flying Horse
as Harry Larkyns
Gypsy Boy
How to stop time
as Tom Hazard
as Lewis
Rogue Male
The War Magician
as Jasper Maskelyne