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Ben Whishaw

1980-10-14 Clifton, Bedfordshire, England, UK

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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.


Ungentle Narrator 2022-09-16
Women Talking August 2022-12-23
Designing Bond Self 2021-12-20
No Time to Die Q 2021-09-29
Being James Bond Q (archive footage) 2021-08-29
Miss Fortunate Humourless Man 2021-03-27
Surge Joseph 2020-06-17
Little Joe Chris 2019-11-01
The Personal History of David Copperfield Uriah Heep 2019-11-07
O Holy Ghost Charmaine 2019-10-05
Mary Poppins Returns Michael Banks 2018-12-13
National Theatre Live: Julius Caesar Marcus Brutus 2018-03-22
Palo Santo Palo Santo Hologram 2018-07-06
His Picture In Little 2017-01-01
Paddington 2 Paddington Brown (voice) 2017-11-09
Family Happiness 2017-10-09
A Hologram for the King Dave 2016-04-22
The Danish Girl Henrik Sandahl 2015-11-27
Unity Self - Narrator (voice) 2015-08-12
In the Heart of the Sea Herman Melville 2015-11-20
Suffragette Sonny Watts 2015-10-16
Spectre Q 2015-10-26
The Lobster John (Limping Man) 2015-10-15
The Muse Edward 2014-06-01
Days and Nights Eric 2014-09-26
Paddington Paddington (voice) 2014-11-24
Lilting Richard 2014-08-07
The Zero Theorem Doctor 3 2013-09-20
Beat Man 2013-10-16
Teenage British Boy (voice) 2013-04-20
Cloud Atlas Cabin Boy / Robert Frobisher / Store Clerk / Georgette / Tribesman 2012-10-26
Skyfall Q 2012-10-24
The Tempest Ariel 2010-09-11
Love Hate Tom 2009-06-26
Bright Star John Keats 2009-11-05
Brideshead Revisited Sebastian Flyte 2008-07-25
I'm Not There Arthur 2007-10-01
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer Jean-Baptiste Grenouille 2006-09-13
Stoned Keith Richards 2005-11-18
Enduring Love Spud 2004-11-26
Layer Cake Sidney 2004-09-30
Ready When You Are, Mr McGill Bruno 2003-01-01
The Booze Cruise Daniel 2003-09-07
Spiritual Rampage 2003-01-31
Baby Little Joe 2002-06-02
My Brother Tom Tom 2001-11-16
Mauvaise passe Jay 1999-11-17
The Trench Pte. James Deamis 1999-09-17
Paddington in Peru Paddington Brown (voice)
Bad Behaviour Elon
Limonov: The Ballad of Eddie Eduard Limonov
All Signs of Death Web