Benedict Cumberbatch

Actor · Executive Producer · Producer
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Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch is an English actor. 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... read more

Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch is an English actor. 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.

Birth Name

Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch

Born

Monday, 19 July 1976

Actor Filmography

Avengers: Secret Wars Doctor Strange 2025
The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar Henry Sugar 2023
Rio 6881
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Dr. Stephen Strange / Sinister Strange / Defender Strange / Doctor Stephen Strange 2022
The 28th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Self - Nominee & Presenter 2022
Spider-Man: No Way Home Doctor Strange / Stephen Strange 2021
The Power of the Dog Phil Burbank 2021
The Electrical Life of Louis Wain Louis Wain 2021
What If...? Doctor Strange / Strange Supreme, Doctor Strange 2021
Great British Theatre Frankenstein 2021
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Actor Filmography

Avengers: Secret Wars Doctor Strange 2025
The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar Henry Sugar 2023
Rio 6881
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Dr. Stephen Strange / Sinister Strange / Defender Strange / Doctor Stephen Strange 2022
The 28th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Self - Nominee & Presenter 2022
Spider-Man: No Way Home Doctor Strange / Stephen Strange 2021
The Power of the Dog Phil Burbank 2021
The Electrical Life of Louis Wain Louis Wain 2021
What If...? Doctor Strange / Strange Supreme, Doctor Strange 2021
Great British Theatre Frankenstein 2021
Marvel Studios: Assembled Self 2021
The Mauritanian Lt. Stuart Couch / Stuart Couch 2021
The Courier Greville Wynne 2020
The Tiger Who Came to Tea Daddy / Daddy (voice) 2019
1917 Colonel Mackenzie 2019
Between Two Ferns: The Movie Benedict Cumberbatch 2019
The Kelly Clarkson Show Self - Guest 2019
Dinosaurs: Prehistoric Planet Narrator 2019
Good Omens Satan 2019
Avengers: Endgame Doctor Strange / Stephen Strange 2019
Brexit Dominic Cummings 2019
Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle Shere Khan 2018
The Grinch Grinch (voice) / The Grinch 2018
Patrick Melrose Patrick Melrose 2018
Hollywood Insider Self 2018
Avengers: Infinity War Doctor Strange / Stephen Strange 2018
Thor: Ragnarok Doctor Strange / Stephen Strange 2017
The Child in Time Stephen Lewis 2017
The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards Self - Nominee 2017
The Current War: Director's Cut Thomas Edison / Thomas Alva Edison 2017
Walk With Me Narrator 2017
The 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards 2017 Self - Performer 2017
The IMDb Show Self - Guest 2017
Magik Lewis 2016
Naples '44 Norman Lewis 2016
Doctor Strange Dr. Stephen Strange / Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange 2016
The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards Self - Nominee 2016
Shakespeare Live! From the RSC Self - Performer 2016
Sunday Today with Willie Geist Self - Guest 2016
Zoolander 2 All 2016
Mark Gatiss: A Study in Sherlock Himself / Self / Sherlock Holmes 2016
Hamlet Hamlet / Hamlet - Prince of Denmark 2015
Black Mass Billy Bulger 2015
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Self - Guest 2015
Red Nose Day Self 2015
The Late Late Show with James Corden Himself 2015
The Third Annual 'on Cinema' Oscar Special Self 2015
The Oscars Self - Nominee & Presenter 2015
72nd Golden Globe Awards Self - Nominee & Presenter 2015
Variety Studio: Actors on Actors Self 2014
Lennon or McCartney Self 2014
9 Kisses Man at Costume Party 2014
Hollywood Sessions Self 2014
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Necromancer (voice) / Smaug / Necromancer 2014
The Imitation Game Alan Turing 2014
Penguins of Madagascar Classified / Classified (voice) 2014
The Timey Wimey Show Self 2014
The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Self - Winner 2014
Cristiano Ronaldo: World at His Feet Narrator 2014
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Self, Self - Guest, Detective Rory / Self - Guest, Self - Guest / The Marvel Bunch 2014
Unlocking Sherlock Himself / Sherlock Holmes / Self 2014
Walking with Dinosaurs 3D narration 2013
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Smaug / Necromancer 2013
August: Osage County Little Charles Aiken 2013
Fifty Years on Stage Rosencrantz / Rosencrantz (segment "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead") 2013
Little Favour Wallace 2013
How Sherlock Changed the World Sherlock Holmes 2013
12 Years a Slave Ford / William Ford 2013
The Fifth Estate Julian Assange 2013
Jerusalem Narrator (voice) / Narrator 2013
Hawking Self - Actor 2013
Celebrity Page Self 2013
Star Trek Into Darkness Khan / Khan Noonien Singh 2013
Circus Halligalli Self 2013
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Necromancer 2012
Girlfriend in a Coma Dante 2012
Katie Self - Guest 2012
Parade's End Christopher Tietjens 2012
The Hollow Crown Richard III, Richard / Richard III 2012
Stephen Hawking's Grand Design Narrator 2012
CBS This Morning Self 2012
The Real Sherlock Holmes Self / Sherlock Holmes 2012
War Horse Maj. Jamie Stewart 2011
Wreckers David 2011
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Peter Guillam 2011
The Jonathan Ross Show Self - Guest 2011
Curiosity Narrator 2011
Big Morning Buzz Live Self 2011
Frankenstein Victor Frankenstein / The Creature 2011
Conan Himself 2010
The Whistleblower Nick Kaufman 2010
Sherlock Sherlock Holmes 2010
Third Star James 2010
Four Lions Negotiator / The Negotiator 2010
Into the Universe with Stephen Hawking Stephen Hawking, Stephen Hawking / Stephen Hawking (voice) 2010
Painted with Words Vincent Van Gogh 2010
Small Island Bernard 2009
Creation Joseph Hooker / Joseph Dalton Hooker 2009
Alan Carr: Chatty Man Himself - Guest 2009
Wild Pacific Narrator / Narrator (voice), Narrator (voice) / Narrator 2009
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Himself - Guest 2009
Prince Charles' Other Mistress Narrator 2008
The Other Boleyn Girl William Carey 2008
The Last Enemy Stephen Ezard 2008
Stuart: A Life Backwards Alexander Masters 2007
Atonement Paul Marshall 2007
Amazing Grace William Pitt 2007
The Graham Norton Show Self - Guest, Self 2007
Vlogbrothers Sherlock Holmes 2007
Access Hollywood Himself 2006
Starter for 10 Patrick Watts 2006
The One Show Self - Guest 2006
Screenwipe Self 2006
Broken News Will Parker 2005
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
The Man Who Predicted 9/11 Narrator (voice) / Narrator 2005
To the Ends of the Earth Edmund Talbot 2005
Nathan Barley Robin 2005
Agatha Christie's Marple Luke Fitzwilliam 2004
The Insider Himself 2004
Hawking Stephen Hawking 2004
Dunkirk Lt Jimmy Langley 2004
The Ellen DeGeneres Show Himself, Self, Himself - Guest 2003
Fortysomething Rory Slippery 2003
Imagine Self 2003
To Kill a King Royalist 2003
Cambridge Spies Edward Hand 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Himself - Guest, Himself, Himself - Mean Tweets Reader 2003
Top Gear Self - Special Guest 2002
Tipping the Velvet Freddy 2002
Timeshift Himself - Actor, Sherlock 2002
MI-5 Jim North 2002
The View Self 1997
The Daily Show Self - Guest 1996
Silent Witness Warren Reid 1996
Extra with Billy Bush Self 1994
Heartbeat Charles, Party Guest, Toby Fisher 1992
Have I Got News for You Self - Guest Presenter 1990
The Simpsons Quilloughby, Severus Snape / Prime Minister 1989
Entertainment Tonight Self, Himself 1981
Masterpiece Mystery 1980
20/20 Self 1978
Saturday Night Live Himself - Host / Various 1975
Arena Himself - Interviewee 1975
Good Morning America Self - Guest 1975

Producer Filmography

2022 Oscar Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
2019 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television Nominated
2018 Emmy Outstanding Limited Series Nominated
2018 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie Nominated
2017 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie Nominated
2016 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie Nominated
2015 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
2015 Oscar Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
2014 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie Won
2013 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television Nominated
2013 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie Nominated
2012 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie Nominated
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