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Ben Whishaw

Actor | * 10/14/1980 (40) | Clifton, Bedfordshire, England, UK
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Benjamin John Whishaw (born 14 October 1980) is an English actor, in film, television, and theatre. After winning a British Independent Film Award for his performance in My Brother Tom (2001), Whishaw was nominated for an Olivier Award for his portrayal of the title role in a 2004 production of Hamlet. This was followed by television roles in Nathan Barley (2005), Criminal Justice (2008) and The Hour (2011-12) and film roles in Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006), I'm Not There (2007), Brideshead Revisited (2008) and Bright Star (2009). For Criminal Justice<..."> ()
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Benjamin John "Ben" Whishaw (born 14 October 1980) is an English actor who trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Whishaw is best known for his breakthrough role as Hamlet, his roles in the television series Nathan Barley, Criminal Justice, The Hour and London Spy; and film roles including Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006), I'm Not There (2007), Bright Star (2009), Brideshead Revisited (2008), Cloud Atlas (2012), The Lobster (2015) and Suffragette (2015). He has also played the role of Q in the James Bond films starting with Skyfall (2012), and was the voice of Paddington Bear in the 2014 film, Paddington.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Ben Whishaw

Kinotavr British Independent Film Awards 2002 Ian Charleson Awards International Emmy Award for Best Actor Royal Television Society Awards Broadcasting Press Guild Award British Academy Television Award for Best Actor Independent Spirit Awards Bambi Award Theatre World Award Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor Whatsonstage Award for Best Actor in a Play 2x British Academy Television Award for Best Actor 2x Broadcasting Press Guild Award BAFTA Rising Star Award BIFA Award for Best Supporting Actor Crime Thriller Awards 2x Online Film & Television Association Award European Film Award for Best Actor

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Movies with Ben Whishaw as Actor(44)

as Joseph2020 Surge
as Paddington Brown (voice)2020 Paddington 3
as Chris2019 Little Joe
as Charmaine2019 O Holy Ghost
as Michael Banks2018 Mary Poppins Returns
as Palo Santo Hologram2018 Palo Santo
as Paddington Brown (voice)2017 Paddington 2
as Himself - Narrator (voice)2015 Unity
as Henrik Sandahl2015 The Danish Girl
as Q2015 Spectre
as Herman Melville2015 In the Heart of the Sea
as Sonny Watts2015 Suffragette
as John2015 The Lobster
as Edward2014 The Muse
as Eric2014 Days and Nights
as Richard2014 Lilting
as Paddington (voice)2014 Paddington
as Man2013 Beat
as Doctor 32013 The Zero Theorem
as British Boy (voice)2013 Teenage
as Cabin Boy / Robert Frobisher / Store Clerk / Georgette / Tribesman2012 Cloud Atlas
as Q2012 Skyfall
as Ariel2010 The Tempest
as John Keats2009 Bright Star
as Tom2009 Love Hate
as Sebastian Flyte2008 Brideshead Revisited
as Arthur2007 I'm Not There
as Jean-Baptiste Grenouille2006 Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
as Keith Richards2005 Stoned
as Sidney2004 Layer Cake
as Spud2004 Enduring Love
as Daniel2003 The Booze Cruise
as Tom2001 My Brother Tom
as Little Joe2000 Baby
as Jay1999 The Escort
as Pte. James Deamis1999 The Trench

TV Shows/Series with Ben Whishaw as Actor(9)

as Paddington (voice)2019 The Adventures of Paddington
as Norman Scott2017 Haunted Towns
as Danny2015 London Spy
as Rabbi Milligan2014 Fargo
as Ezra2012 Playhouse Presents
as Richard II2012 The Hollow Crown
as Freddie Lyon2011 The Hour
as Pingu2005 Nathan Barley

Citizenship: United Kingdom (UK)
Born: Tuesday, 10/14 1980 (October) in Clifton (current age: 40 years + 9 days)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Spouses (current/former): Mark Bradshaw
Other names for Ben Whishaw (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"벤 위쇼"
"Benjamin John Whishaw"
Ben Whishaw frequently works together with these people:
Tom Tykwer (10x, Crew)
Daniel Craig (8x, Actor)
Neal Purvis (7x, Crew)
Nina Gold (6x, Crew)
Mark Bradshaw (6x, Crew)
Michael Gambon (5x, Actor)
Paul King (5x, Crew)
Neal Callow (5x, Crew)
Matthias Lempert (5x, Crew)
Leslie Lerman (4x, Crew)
Paula Price (4x, Crew)
Noah Hawley (3x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1397, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 10/21/2020