Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch

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.

YearTitleCharacterRelease Date
2020Doctor Strange 2Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange2020-12-31
2019Untitled AvengersStephen Strange / Doctor Strange2019-05-03
2018The GrinchGrinch2018-11-09
2018MowgliShere Khan2018-10-19
2018Avengers: Infinity WarStephen Strange / Doctor Strange2018-04-27
2018Mark Gatiss: A Study in SherlockHimself2018-01-30
2017Thor: RagnarokStephen Strange / Doctor Strange2017-11-03
2017The Current WarThomas Edison2017-10-15
2017The Child in TimeStephen Lewis2017-09-24
2017Walk with MeNarrator2017-03-12
2017Sherlock: The Final ProblemSherlock Holmes2017-01-15
2016Naples '44Norman Lewis2016-12-15
2016Doctor StrangeStephen Strange / Doctor Strange2016-11-04
2016Shakespeare Live! From the RSC2016-04-23
2016Zoolander 2All2016-02-12
2016Sherlock: The Abominable BrideSherlock Holmes2016-01-01
2015National Theatre Live: HamletHamlet2015-10-15
2015Black MassBilly Bulger2015-09-18
2015The Battle of Dol GuldurNecromancer (voice)2015-03-18
2014The Imitation GameAlan Turing2014-12-19
2014The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ArmiesSmaug / Necromancer (voice)2014-12-17
2014Lennon or McCartneyHimself (archive footage)2014-12-12
20149 KissesMan at Costume Party2014-12-11
2014Penguins of MadagascarClassified (voice)2014-11-26
2014Unlocking SherlockHimself / Sherlock Holmes2014-01-19
2013August: Osage CountyLittle Charles Aiken2013-12-27
2013The Hobbit: The Desolation of SmaugSmaug / The Necromancer2013-12-13
2013WholockSherlock Holmes2013-12-11
2013JerusalemNarrator2013-11-16
2013Little FavourWallace2013-11-05
2013Fifty Years on StageRosencrantz2013-11-02
201312 Years a SlaveWilliam Ford2013-10-30
2013The Fifth EstateJulian Assange2013-10-18
2013Star Trek Into DarknessKhan Noonien Singh2013-05-16
2012The Hobbit: An Unexpected JourneyNecromancer2012-12-14
2012Electric Cinema: How to BehaveHumphrey Bogart2012-11-28
2012Parade's EndChristopher Tietjens2012-08-24
2012National Theatre Live: FrankensteinThe Creature / Victor Frankenstein2012-06-06
2011War HorseMaj. Jamie Stewart2011-12-25
2011WreckersDavid2011-12-16
2011Tinker Tailor Soldier SpyPeter Guillam2011-12-09
2011The WhistleblowerNick Kaufman2011-08-05
2010Four LionsThe Negotiator2010-11-05
2010Third StarJames2010-06-01
2010Van Gogh: Painted with WordsVincent Van Gogh2010-04-05
2010Burlesque FairytalesHenry Clark2010-01-01
2009CreationJoseph Dalton Hooker2009-11-05
2009The Turning PointGuy Burgess2009-08-12
2008The Other Boleyn GirlWilliam Carey2008-02-28
2007Stuart: A Life BackwardsAlexander Masters2007-09-23
2007AtonementPaul Marshall2007-08-29
2007InseparableJoe / Charlie2007-01-01
2006Starter for 10Patrick Watts2006-10-15
2006Amazing GraceWilliam Pitt2006-09-16
2004HawkingStephen Hawking2004-12-10
2003To Kill a KingRoyalist2003-05-16
2002Tipping the VelvetFreddy2002-10-22
2002Fields of GoldJeremy2002-06-08
1970The War MagicianJasper Maskelyne
1970Flying HorseHarry Larkyns
1970Rio
1970MagikLewis
1970How to stop timeTom Hazard
1970Gypsy Boy
1970Rogue Male