Benedict Cumberbatch

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Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch (born 19 July 1976) is an English actor. Known for his roles on the screen and stage, he has received various accolades, including a British Academy Television Award, a Primetime Emmy Award and a Laurence Olivier Award, in addition to nominations for two Academy Awards, two British Academy Film Awards and four Golden Globe Awards. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Benedict Cumberbatch has received more than 26,517,351 page views. His biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 64 in 2019). Benedict Cumberbatch is the 659th most popular actor (down from 526th in 2019), the 817th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 733rd in 2019) and the 103rd most popular British Actor.

Benedict Cumberbatch is most famous for his portrayal of Sherlock Holmes in the BBC series Sherlock.

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  • 69.77

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  • 68

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  • 7.87

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.98

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Benedict Cumberbatch ranks 659 out of 10,030Before him are Hardy Krüger, Shia LaBeouf, Donna Reed, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Marlène Jobert, and Jim Belushi. After him are Pedro Armendáriz, Eric Roberts, Bette Midler, Elsa Martinelli, Brooke Shields, and River Phoenix.

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Among people born in 1976, Benedict Cumberbatch ranks 7Before him are Ronaldo, Reese Witherspoon, Francesco Totti, Cillian Murphy, Andriy Shevchenko, and Chester Bennington. After him are Yuval Noah Harari, Ryan Reynolds, Clarence Seedorf, Michael Ballack, Ruud van Nistelrooy, and Patrick Kluivert.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Benedict Cumberbatch ranks 817 out of 6,924Before him are Malcolm III of Scotland (1031), Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (1982), Edward of Middleham, Prince of Wales (1473), Matt Busby (1909), Mary Anning (1799), and Edward Kelley (1555). After him are Robert FitzRoy (1805), Archibald Hill (1886), Leonora Carrington (1917), William Bateson (1861), Brian Eno (1948), and Edgar F. Codd (1923).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Benedict Cumberbatch ranks 103Before him are Tilda Swinton (1960), Tom Hardy (1977), David McCallum (1933), Graham Chapman (1941), Marty Feldman (1934), and Robert Powell (1944). After him are Michael York (1942), Julie Walters (1950), Bernard Hill (1944), Orlando Bloom (1977), Ian McDiarmid (1944), and Kiefer Sutherland (1966).

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