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Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch

Date of Birth: July 19, 1976
Height: 6'0"
Hometown: Hammersmith, London, England
Best Quotes:

Pull the hair on my head the wrong way, and I would be on my knees begging for mercy. I have very sensitive follicles.

Enjoy the journey of life and not just the endgame.

Upper class to me means you are either born into wealth or you're Royalty.

Benedict Cumberbatch (born Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch in Hammersmith, London, England on July 19, 1976) is an English actor who began his career on on stage at the Open Air Theatre. In 2004, he landed the main role in the TV show Hawking, in which he was nominated for a BAFTA Award. His career also took him to the big screen, as he’s starred in The Hobbit films, War Horse, and in J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek Into Darkness. In 2014, he will be returning to London to play Hamlet on stage.

Best Known For:
Benedict Cumberbatch is best known for starring in Hawking and Star Trek Into Darkness.

Personal Life:
Benedict Cumberbatch dated actress Olivia Poulet for 12 years, from 1999 to 2011. He began dating Anna James afterward for about a year, but is currently single.