Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch CBE (born 19 July 1976) is an English actor. Cumberbatch is known for his performances on the stage and screen and has received numerous accolades, including an Emmy Award, a BAFTA, and an Olivier Award. In 2014 Time magazine included him in its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world, and in 2015 he was appointed a CBE by Queen Elizabeth II in the 2015 Birthday Honours for services to the performing arts and to charity.
A graduate of the Victoria University of Manchester, he continued his training at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, obtaining a Master of Arts in Classical Acting. He first performed at the Open Air Theatre, Regent’s Park in Shakespearean productions, and made his West End debut in Richard Eyre’s revival of Hedda Gabler in 2005. Since then, he has starred in the Royal National Theatre productions After the Dance (2010) and Frankenstein (2011). In 2015, he played the title role in Hamlet at the Barbican Theatre.
Benedict Cumberbatch’s birth number is 1+9= 10, 1+0= 1 which is ruled by the Sun.
Benedict Cumberbatch’s destiny number is 1+9+0+7+1+9+7+6= 40, 4+0= 4 which is ruled by Rahu.
Benedict’s zodiac sign is Cancer.
Cumberbatch’s television work includes his performance as Stephen Hawking in the television film Hawking in 2004. He gained worldwide recognition for his performance as Sherlock Holmes in the BBC series Sherlock from 2010 to 2017. He has also headlined Tom Stoppard’s adaptation of Parade’s End (2012), The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses (2016), Patrick Melrose (2018), and Brexit: The Uncivil War (2019). In the film,
Cumberbatch has starred in Amazing Grace (2006) as William Pitt the Younger, Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) as Khan, 12 Years a Slave (2013) as William Prince Ford, The Fifth Estate (2013) as Julian Assange, and The Imitation Game (2014) as Alan Turing. He also acted in the historical dramas The Current War (2017), 1917 (2019), and The Courier (2020). From 2012 to 2014, through voice and motion capture, he played the characters of Smaug and Sauron in The Hobbit film series.
In superhero films set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, he has played Dr. Stephen Strange in Doctor Strange (2016), Thor: Ragnarok (2017), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), and Avengers: Endgame (2019); he is slated to reprise his roles in Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021) and Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022).
Cumberbatch has won the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for Frankenstein and a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie for Sherlock. His performance in The Imitation Game earned him nominations for an Academy Award, BAFTA Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, and Golden Globe Award, all for Best Actor in a Leading Role. For playing the title role in the five-part drama miniseries Patrick Melrose, he won the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role.
Benedict Cumberbatch’s Future in 2021-22
Benedict Cumberbatch is entering the 46th year of his life, 4+6= 10, 1+0= 1 which is ruled by the Sun.
2021 is a number 5 year ruled by Mercury.
Benedict Cumberbatch’s lucky numbers are 1, 2, 7.
“Benedict Cumberbatch’s stardom will go to the next level in the coming few years with films like Spider-Man: No Way Home, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. Outside the Marvel films too, Benedict will make a mark with scintillating performances in 2021-22. The coming days are good for him to get an Oscar award as well if he continues to choose good roles and projects. He needs to take care of his health in 2021-22. His charity works will also yield good results this year,” says Astro Strategist™ cum Hollywood Astrologer Hirav Shah.
Happy Birthday, Benedict Cumberbatch!
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