Ben Whishaw

Ben Whishaw

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    • October 14th, 1980
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.

Starring Ben Whishaw on Plex


Acting (37 Credits)

2021No Time to Die as Q
2021No Time to Die as Q
2020Surge as Joseph
2019Little Joe as Chris
2019The Personal History of David Copperfield as Uriah Heep
2018Mary Poppins Returns as Michael Banks
2018A Very English Scandal as Norman Scott
2017Paddington 2 as Paddington Brown (voice)
2016A Hologram for the King as Dave
2015The Lobster as John
2015The Danish Girl as Henrik Sandahl
2015In the Heart of the Sea as Herman Melville
2015Spectre as Q
2015Suffragette as Sonny Watts
2015London Spy as Danny
2014Paddington as Paddington (voice)
2014Lilting as Richard
2014Days and Nights as Eric
2014Fargo as Patrick "Rabbi" Milligan
2013Teenage as British Boy (voice)
2013The Zero Theorem as Doctor 3
2012Cloud Atlas as Cabin Boy / Robert Frobisher / Store Clerk / Georgette / Tribesman
2012Skyfall as Q
2011The Hour (2011) as Freddie LyonWatch Free
2010The Tempest as Ariel
2009Bright Star as John Keats
2008Brideshead Revisited as Sebastian Flyte
2008Criminal Justice
2007I'm Not There as Arthur
2006Perfume: The Story of a Murderer as Jean-Baptiste Grenouille
2005Stoned as Keith Richards
2005Nathan Barley as Pingu
2004Enduring Love as Spud
2004Layer Cake as Sidney
2001My Brother Tom as Tom
1999The Trench as Pte. James DeamisWatch Free
1999The Escort as Jay

Himself (1 Credits)

2015Unity as Himself - Narrator (voice)Watch Free


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