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Benedict Cumberbatch

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

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Benedict Cumberbatch has received more than 31,531,402 page views. His biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 68 in 2019). Benedict Cumberbatch is the 570th most popular actor (up from 659th in 2019), the 732nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 817th in 2019) and the 88th most popular British Actor.

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

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  • 71

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  • 7.00

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  • 4.34

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Among actors, Benedict Cumberbatch ranks 570 out of 9,996Before him are Anjelica Huston, Famke Janssen, Daniela Bianchi, Marion Cotillard, La Belle Otero, and Burt Young. After him are Mary Pickford, Emma, Lady Hamilton, Powers Boothe, Alida Valli, Michèle Morgan, and Dean Stockwell.

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

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Benedict Cumberbatch ranks 732 out of 7,765Before him are Thomas Mun (1571), Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire (1757), James Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell (1534), Robert III of Scotland (1330), Godfrey Hounsfield (1919), and Gordon Brown (1951). After him are H. L. A. Hart (1907), Henry FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset (1519), Emma, Lady Hamilton (1765), Samuel Richardson (1689), Catherine of Lancaster (1373), and Arthur Cayley (1821).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Benedict Cumberbatch ranks 88Before him are Naomi Watts (1968), Jessica Tandy (1909), Jeremy Brett (1933), Kenneth Branagh (1960), Rosemary Harris (1927), and Kim Cattrall (1956). After him are Emma, Lady Hamilton (1765), Pat Hitchcock (1928), Margaret Rutherford (1892), Derek Jacobi (1938), Boris Karloff (1887), and Terence Stamp (1938).

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