In 2002, Benedict Cumberbatch first appeared on TV screens with a cameo role in the TV series «Heartbeat», «Silent Witness», «Fields of Gold» and «Tipping the Velvet».
Although, the project fell far short of expectations and was cancelled in the middle of the season.In 2004, Benedict Cumberbatch played the role of a physician Stephen Hawking in the documental picture «Hawking».Benedict Cumberbatch has been single for almost a year after splitting with his girlfriend Olivia Poulet, but now he's reportedly seeing someone new!SEE MORE SEXY MEN IN OUR MEN WATCH GALLERY Currently in LA shooting Star Trek 2 - in which he plays the villain - Benedict is said to be dating American heiress Lydia Hearst-Shaw, who you might have seen on Gossip Girl's first season as Lily's interior decorator!So, Benedict changed several schools searching the best one.
Benedict stepped out on the stage in one of these schools – the Harrow School.
The role brought him his first popularity, nomination for the BAFTA, and the main award of the Monte-Carlo Television Festival.
From this moment, Benedict Cumberbatch became the star of the British mini-series.
Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch came to life on 19 July 1976.
It happened in the capital of United Kingdom, London.
He played the role of the main hero’s son in the series.