Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch photo courtesy of Paramount
Benedict Cumberbatch


Productions at the National Theatre: Frankenstein, After the Dance

Other theatre includes: The City, The Arsonists, Rhinoceros, Period of Adjustment, Hedda Gabler, The Lady From the Sea, Oh What a Lovely War, Romeo and Juliet, As You Like It, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Love's Labour's Lost, The Visit


Parade's End, Imagine: Vincent van Gogh, Turning Point, Sherlock, Small Island, Miss Marple: Murder is Easy, The Last Enemy, Stuart: A Life Backwards, Broken News, To the Ends of the Earth (Best Actor at the Monte Carlo Television Festival and The Golden Nymph Award), Nathan Barley, Hawking (Won Best Actor at the Monte Carlo Television Festival and BAFTA Nomination for Best Actor), Dunkirk, Forty Something, Spooks, Cambridge Spies, Tipping the Velvet, Silent Witness, Fields of Gold, Heartbeat


The Imitation Game (currently filming), The Fifth Estate, August: Osage County, Twelve Years a Slave, Start Trek 2: Into Darkness, The Hobbit, Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, War Horse, The Whistleblower, Wreckers, Four Lions, Creation, The Other Boleyn Girl, Atonement, Amazing Grace, Starter for Ten, To Kill a King, Hills Like White Elephants


Far Side, Mr Norris Changes Trains, The Odyssey, Kepler, The Sergeant's Mate, D Day, The Cocktail Party, Mansfield Park.


Frankenstein – Olivier, Critics' Circle and Evening Standard Awards for Best Actor

After the Dance - Whatsonstage nomination

Hedda Gabler - Oliver and Ian Charleson nominations

Parade's End – Emmy nomination

Small Island – BAFTA nomination

Sherlock – BAFTA, Emmy and Golden Globe nominations, US Critics' Choice-winner

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy – BIFA nomination


Published October 2013

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