Facts of Benedict Cumberbatch Networth
|Full Name||Benedict Cumberbatch|
|Birth Country||United Kingdom|
|Father Name||Timothy Carlton|
|Mother Name||Wanda Ventham|
|No Of Children||2|
|Date of Birth||July 19,1976|
What Is The Net Worth Of, Benedict Cumberbatch?
Benedict Cumberbatch is an English actor best known for his roles as Sherlock Holmes in Sherlock and Doctor Strange in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He has a massive net worth of $30 million as of 2019.
He has been active in the industry for almost 2 decades that has led him to be a household name throughout the world. Benedict is an extremely versatile actor, from playing the superhero, Doctor Strange in Marvel's franchises to Stephen Hawking in Hawking. Being a multi-talented personality, Cumberbatch has also worked for radio shows, theater dramas, and television shows.
Benedict has shared the big screen with many other big names in the film industry. Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr, and many others have been his co-stars. Tom Holland considers Cumberbatch to be one of his acting inspirations. Similarly, he played with Jeremy Renner, Elizabeth Olsen, and Samuel L. Jackson in the Avengers series that became the highest-grossing movie, he played a role in.
Net Worth Details: His Earnings, Salary And Income Sources
After Benedict's massive fame splurge after voicing Smaug in Lord of the Rings and playing Doctor Strange in Marvel movies, he collected a massive net worth of $30 million.
Here is Benedict's movie earning details:
|Doctor Strange||$165||$677.1 million||$2.5 million|
|Avengers Endgame||$356 million||$2.791 billion||n/a|
|Avengers Infinity Wars||$316 million||$2.048 billion||n/a|
|The Abominable Bride||n/a||$38 million||n/a|
However, Cumberbatch's earnings don't only come from his massive movie career. Besides acting, his voice is his main income factor. The actor's distinctive British accent can be heard in various advertisements from Dunlop, Jaguar, Pimms, and Sony.
He has also done several radio works and narrated documentaries for The Discovery Channel and National Geographic. Besides these, Benedict has also started a TV production company 'SunnyMarch' in 2013 along with Adam Auckland, Ben Dillon, Patrick Monroe, and Adam Selves.
Benedict Cumberbatch's Assets (House, Car) And Expenses
Completing his massive net worth are his assets. Cumberbatch owns two beautiful properties, a Tuscan style villa in Hidden Hills, California worth upwards of $11 million and a comfortable townhouse in North Camden, London worth approximately $3 million.
He also owns several luxury cars, he owns 3 variations of the Jauguar F-type and a couple of Mercedes A-class.
Like any A-class celebrity, Benedict's expenses are over any average Joe's expense. He obviously spends on his car collection and luxury houses but exact details of his expenditure are unknown.
His Charity Work And Endorsement
Benedict supports a lot of charity work albeit having no charity to his own name. He supports Cancer research, UKChildren's Defence Fund, Elton John's AIDS research among many others. Benedict posed for 'Give up clothes for Good' campaign in 2014, which has raised over $17 million for Cancer Research.
Benedict is endorsed by Morris Garages motor company and has recently been named the brand ambassador for MG India.
Tax Payments And Insurance
Benedict like any other person earning huge sums of money also pays a huge sum of taxes. He has not ever been accused or found guilty of tax scandals.
His details of insurance are not made public, but we can comfortably assume that he has his required insurances met. A rather curious fact is that Benedict has his feet insured for £50 from Top Insurance Firm.
Benedict Cumberbatch doesn't have his own Instagram account but there are many fan pages in his name that have garnered thousands of followers. According to Benedict, he would be a disaster on social media and hence won't join. Read more about it here.
The Personal Life; Wife, Children, And Family Of Benedict Cumberbatch
Benedict Cumberbatch was born on 19th July 1976 in London, England. His nationality is British. He was born to father Timothy Carlton and mother Wanda Ventham both of whom were theater actors in 1960s England.
He also has a half sister, Tracy Peacock from his mother's first marriage.
Benedict graduated with an MA in acting from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.
Benedict is married to English theater and director Sophie Hunter. Their engagement was announced in the "Forthcoming Marriages" section of The Times on 5th November 2014, after a 20-year-long friendship.
The couple exchanged their vows and got married on 14 February 2015, at the 12th-century Church of St. Peter and St. Paul in Mottistone on the Isle of Wight followed by a reception at Mottistone Manor.
After a year of being together, the couple welcomed their first kid Christopher Carlton Benedict on 2015, adorably nicknamed 'Kit' who has his baby brother Hal Auden Cumberbatch born on 2017.
Benedict stands at a height of 6 feet or 183 cm. He turned 43 on July 2019.