Doctor Strange biography, net worth, career

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Benedict Cumberbatch Biography

Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch is a well-known and famous English actor. He has become famous for his main role in Doctor Strange. He is famous for his work on screen and stage for his great acting he owns several great awards like British Academy Television Award, Primetime Emmy Award, Laurence Olivier Award, etc.

Full Name:Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch
Birth date:July 19, 1976
Zodiac Sign:Cancer
Relationship Status:Married
Net Worth:$40 million

Benedict Cumberbatch Physical status

Height6′ 0″
Weight78 KG

Early life and education

Cumberbatch was born on July 19th, 1976 in Hammersmith, London, England, UK. He completed his schooling at Brambletye school and Harrow school. In the period, when he started at Harrow school he get an arts scholarship and painted large oil Canvases. After completing his schooling, he served as an English teacher in an art Tibetan monastery which is located in the beautiful city of India Darjeeling. After returning from India, he started to study drama at Manchester University. He also continued his training as an actor at the London Academy of Music and dramatic art. From this institution, he completed his post-graduation degree in classical acting.


Benedict Cumberbatch has theater, television, films, and radio. His debut film was Hawking (2004), in this film he played the role of Stephen Hawking. He becomes very famous among all audiences for his great acting in the role of  Sherlock Holmes on the British television series Sherlock (2010). In the year of 2011, he acted in two Oscar-nominated movies such as War Horse (2011) and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011).

He acted very greatly in several science fiction films like Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) and the Oscar-winning drama 12 Years A Slave (2013), The Fifth Estate (2013), and August: Osage County (2013). He is become famous among his fans for his acting in the role of Doctor Strange. In 2014, he acted in the role of Alan Turing in The Imitation Game (2014). It is a Great movie that won various great awards around the world.

Honors and awards

For his great acting, he won many greatest awards around the world such as the Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, British Academy of Film and Television Arts Award, Academy Award, etc 

He was appointed as the commander of the order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II in the 2015 birthday Honors for his great service to the performing arts and to charity.


We also said that Cumberbatch was born on July 19, 1976, in Hammersmith, London, England, UK.  His mother’s name is Wanda Ventham and his father’s name is Timothy Carlton. Both of his parents are great actors. His grandfather was a submarine commander name Henry Carlton Cumberbatch and he is great grandfather is a diplomat name, Henry Arnold Cumberbatch.

Wife and children

On 14 February 2015, he married great English theater director, former actress, and singer Sophie Hunter. This great couple has three children whose names are Christopher Carlton Cumberbatch, Hal Auden Cumberbatch, and Finn Cumberbatch.

 Net worth

Benedict Cumberbatch is an English actor and television personality. According to the official news, he has a net worth of 40 million dollars. According to just Jared’s report, he takes around 7.5 million dollars for acting as Doctor Strange in “Doctor Strange in the multiverse of Madness“.


Who is Benedict Cumberbatch’s wife?

English theater director, former actress, and singer Sophie Hunter is Benedict Cumberbatch’s wife.

How many languages can Benedict Cumberbatch speak?

Benedict Cumberbatch speaks six languages including, English, Japanese, German, Portuguese, Chinese, and Greek.

Did Benedict Cumberbatch live in India?

Yes, after completing his schooling, he served as an English teacher in an art Tibetan monastery which is located in the beautiful city of India Darjeeling.

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