|Date of Birth||19 July 1976 , Hammersmith, London, England, UK|
|Birth Name||Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch|
|Height||6' (1.83 m)|
Mini Bio (1)
Benedict has worked in theatre, television, film and radio. His breakthrough on the big screen came in 2004 when he portrayed Stephen Hawking in the television movie Hawking (2004). He was nominated for a BAFTA for Best Actor for his performance. In 2010, he became a household name as Sherlock Holmes in the British television series Sherlock (2010); receiving his third BAFTA nomination. In 2011, he appeared in two Oscar-nominated films - War Horse (2011) and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011). Considered to be one of his top success stories was his appearance in Star Trek Into Darkness (2013).
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Kad