About Benedict Cumberbatch
It has been claimed that the total estimate of Benedict Cumberbatch net worth reaches a sum of 15 million dollars, as of right now. He has earned his net worth because of his career as an actor. He was born in 1976 in London, England. Because he was raised in a family, where almost everybody was involved into cinema industry, there is no surprise that Benedict Cumberbatch also decided to go in this industry. Benedict Cumberbatch got arts scholarship to study at Harrow School. Later, he was studying at the University of Manchester, from which he graduated. There, he got his degree in drama. After graduation, he started to attend the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.
In 2000, Benedict Cumberbatch started his career as a professional actor, which eventually also added up to the total size of Benedict Cumberbatch net worth. It was in the TV series called “Heartbeat”, where he got a guest-starring role. Since that time he has had more and more offers to appear in various TV productions as well as films. In addition to these, Benedict Cumberbatch has also appeared in stage plays. In most of these productions, he was chosen for a role of a man who had “issues”.
He is well known from productions, such as “The Other Boleyn Girl”, “War Horse”, “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy” and “Star Trek: Into Darkness”, in addition to many others. Benedict Cumberbatch is also known from the TV series on the BBC channel called “Sherlock”, where he was chosen for the leading role of Sherlock Holmes. Thus, all of these mentioned productions have also added up to the overall size of Benedict Cumberbatch net worth.
Benedict Cumberbatch has also appeared in a variety of stage plays. Probably the most well known in which he appeared has been “Frankenstein”. The production proved to be a huge success and it was shown at the Royal National Theatre. In this play, Benedict Cumberbatch appeared next to Johnny Lee Miller.
In 2013 alone, Benedict Cumberbatch managed to appear in four films, which got Academy Awards in some categories. These films have also added up to the total estimate of Benedict Cumberbatch net worth. These films were the following ones: “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug”, “12 Years as a Slave”, “August: Osage County” and “Star Trek: Into Darkness”. These films also made him a more well known actor recognized for international audiences, as well.