skip navigation
Overview for Benedict Cumberbatch
Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch

| VIEW ALL

TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here
ADD YOUR COMMENT>

share:

TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)

Recent DVDs

Sherlock:... Two-disc set includes "The Six Thatchers," "The Lying Detective," and "The Final... more info $24.95was $29.98 Buy Now

Sherlock:... Two-disc set includes "The Six Thatchers," "The Lying Detective," and "The Final... more info $33.95was $44.98 Buy Now

Black Mass ... In 1970s South Boston, FBI Agent John Connolly (Joel Edgerton) persuades Irish... more info $27.96was $19.98 Buy Now

The Hobbit:... The adventure continues as Bilbo Baggins, the Wizard Gandalf and 13 Dwarves, led... more info $20.95was $24.98 Buy Now

Sherlock:... The question on everyone's lips is finally answered as the hugely popular... more info $27.97was $39.98 Buy Now

Sherlock:... The question on everyone's lips is finally answered as the hugely popular... more info $20.97was $29.98 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died:
Born: July 19, 1976 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Cast ...
RATE AND COMMENT

MILESTONES

2013:
Starred as Julian Assange in "The Fifth Estate"
2013:
Among the ensemble cast of "August: Osage County"
2014:
Lent his voice to the character of Classified in animated spinoff "Penguins of Madagascar"
2016:
Appeared in "Zoolander 2"
2017:
Played Thomas Edison in "The Current War"
2017:
Made a brief appearance as Doctor Strange in Taika Waititi's "Thor: Ragnarok"
2003:
Made feature film debut in war drama "To Kill a King"
2004:
Portrayed noted scientist Stephen Hawking in BBC biopic "Hawking"
2005:
Earned rave reviews for his performance in BBC miniseries "To the Ends of the Earth," based on a trilogy of novels by William Golding
2007:
Cast in the period drama "Atonement" opposite Keira Knightley and James McAvoy
2011:
Appeared in the Oscar nominated films "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" and Steven Spielberg's "War Horse"
2010:
Starred in title role on modern day adaptation of "Sherlock" (BBC)
2012:
Cast as The Necromancer in "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey," based on the novel by J.R.R. Tolkien and directed by Peter Jackson
2013:
Played the dragon Smaug, and reprised the role of The Necromancer, in "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"
2014:
Played british mathematician Alan Turing in "The Imitation Game"
2014:
Reprised the role of Smaug in "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies"
2015:
Co-starred alongside Johnny Depp in crime biopic "Black Mass"
2015:
Starred as Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, in the National Theatre Live presentation of "Hamlet"
2016:
Made his Marvel Cinematic Universe debut as Dr. Stephen Strange in "Doctor Strange"
2018:
Reprised role of Doctor Strange in "Avengers: Infinity War"
2018:
Starred as a recovering addict on the mini-series "Patrick Melrose"
2010:
Played the famed Dutch post-impressionist painter in "Van Gogh: Painted with Words" (BBC)
2013:
Featured as the villain in the hit sci-fi sequel "Star Trek Into Darkness"
2013:
Appeared in the period drama "12 Years a Slave"
2003:
Played one of the sons of a middle-aged doctor (Hugh Laurie) who can hear the inner thoughts of others on "Fortysomething" (ITV)
2008:
Returned to his miniseries roots with a lead role in the thriller "The Last Enemy" (BBC)

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute