Ben Whishaw

Ben Whishaw

English actor
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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, Whishaw received an International Emmy Award and received his first BAFTA Award nomination.

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Ben Whishaw was born on Tuesday, 14 October 1980 in Clifton, Bedfordshire, England, UK. His full name at birth was Benjamin John Whishaw. He is best known as an actor. Whishaw's country of citizenship (nationality) is British. Ben attended high school at Henlow Middle School. For university, he studied at Samuel Whitbread Community College. He is 5' 9" (175 cm) tall with a slim build. He has green eyes and dark brown hair (color). His net worth is reported to be $2,000,000 US dollars. Ben Whishaw is 43 years old and his zodiac star sign is Libra.

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Benjamin John Whishaw
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Claim to fame
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
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Date of birth
14 October 1980
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Clifton, Bedfordshire, England, UK
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Actor, Voice Artist
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5' 9" (175 cm)
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Net worth
$2,000,000 USD
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High school
Henlow Middle School
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  • Samuel Whitbread Community College
  • Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA)
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Hamilton Hodell
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I do think Dylan's incredible.I sort of fell in love with him. I became obsessed. But I've moved on now. I always do.
  • Enjoys music, dance, visual arts and traveling.
  • Favourite film is Vertigo.
  • Graduated from Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA).
  • Has a twin brother, James.
  • Favorite animals are cats.

Ben Whishaw is known for his role in the film Mary Poppins Returns (2018) as performer: "A Conversation", "Trip a Little Light Fantastic (Reprise)", "Nowhere To Go But Up".

He is also known for his role in the film Paddington 2 (2017) as Paddington (voice).

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