Have you watched the latest Marvel movie, Avengers: Infinity War? Well even if you haven’t seen the movie, you’ve surely heard about it. So today we will be talking about one of those 64 actors, Benedict Cumberbatch who is also famous as Sherlock Holmes.
In this article, we will be talking about Benedict Cumberbatch’s net worth, his salary, and earnings from different TV shows as well as movies, etc. If you want to know all these in detail, keep reading the article until the end.
Benedict Cumberbatch’s net worth and career awards
As of 2018, Benedict Cumberbatch’s estimated net worth is $17 million. He is the son of actor parents who did everything in their hands to fulfill their son’s dreams. He started his career in acting back in 2006.
Talking about all awards Benedict has won to date, he has won 31 awards and has been nominated for 102 in total. Want to know some of the awards he’s won? Let’s start with Primetime Emmy Awards, he won 2014 Primetime Emmy award for outstanding lead actor in a miniseries or a movie, Parade’s End (2012). He also won Britannia Award 2013 for British artist of the year.
If you are a fan of Benedict, you must also know that he is also a great voice actor which got him the Behind the Voice Actors Awards in the year 2014. Similarly, he also won Black Film Critics Circle Awards in 2013 for Best Ensemble in 12 years a Slave (2013).
Benedict Cumberbatch’s other earnings, cars, and houses
As explained above, Benedict has earned a lot just from his voice. He has narrated several documentaries for the Discovery and National Geographic channels. In addition to this, he has also sold his voice in the advertisements for Dunlop, Sony, Jaguar, Pimms, Google+, etc.
Back in 2013, he also launched a production company, SunnyMarch Ltd. with five other partners. Their first project, Little Favor, which was a 30-minute thriller on iTunes costing, £87,000.
Moving on to the assets he owns, he bought a mansion in Los Angeles for $14.6 million. He also owns a car, Guilia which is manufactured by Alfa Romeo costing over $35,000. Another car he owns is an MG GS which costs over $23,000. He also has a Jaguar F type which costs above $40,000. The one last car he owns is Mercedes S class which costs more than $100,000.
Facts about Benedict Cumberbatch
|1. Benedict Cumberbatch was born on 19th July 1976 in White City, London.|
|2. His current estimated net worth is $17 million.|
|3. He has a rare condition called, heterochromia, making his eyes a mixture of green, blue and gold.|
|4. He was once kidnapped in South Africa. However, he later escaped.|
5. He doesn’t like that his fans call themselves, ‘Cumberbitches’ because he thinks it sets feminism back so many notches.
|6. He taught English in a Tibetan monastery during his gap year.|
|7. His favorite movie is Ghostbusters.|
|8. He dated Olivia Poulet for 12 years.|
|9. Back in 2013, his name was mentioned more than a million times on Twitter.|
|10. Both his mother and father were actors.|