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Ben Whishaw


Proclaimed by many critics as one of the best young actors of his generation, Ben Whishaw was born in Clifton, Bedfordshire, where he grew up along with his twin brother James. Ben attended Samuel Whitbread Community College where his interest in theatre grew and he became a member of the Bancroft Players Youth Theatre at Hitchin's Queen Mother ... See full bio »

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 2015 Bond 24 (announced)
Q
 2015 Suffragette (filming)
 2015 The Lobster (filming)
 2014 Lilting
 2013 Days and Nights
Eric
 2013 Beat (Short)
 2013 The Zero Theorem
Doctor 3
 2013 Teenage (Documentary)
British Boy (voice)
 2012 Skyfall
Q
 2012 Cloud Atlas
Cabin Boy / Robert Frobisher / Store Clerk / ...
 2010/I The Tempest
Ariel
 2009 Love Hate (Short)
Tom
 2009/I The International
Rene Antall
 2003 77 Beds (Short)
Ishmael
 2003 Spiritual Rampage (Short)
 2001 My Brother Tom
Tom
 2001/I Baby (Short)
Little Joe
 1999 Mauvaise passe
Jay
 1999 The Trench
Pte. James Deamis
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Other Works:

Played Steven in "Leaves of Glass", a new play by Philip Ridley - Soho Theatre, London (2007). See more »

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1 Interview | 1 Article | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

I didn't really get much. I was with all these beautiful girls who I've murdered, all looking gorgeous, and I was the spare prick at the wedding. - About Berlin Film Festival's paparazzi. See more »

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Graduated from Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). See more »

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Libra

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