Ben Whishaw Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Ben Whishaw Biography

Ben Whishaw was born on 14 October 1980, in Langford, Bedfordshire, England. He is an English actor. His full name is Benjamin John Whishaw. Similarly, he is widely recognized for playing in Bright Star, A Very English Scandal, Criminal Justice, Richard II, etc.

Age, Height, Weight & Measurements

As per his birth date, he is 41 years old as of 2021. He stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches and weighs around 70 Kg. Additionally, he has a well-maintained physique and has green eyes and dark brown hair.

Relationship Status

Talking about his relationship status, he is in a relationship with Australian composer Mark Bradshaw since 2009.


Regarding his family, his father’s name is Jose Whishaw whereas his mother’s name is Linda Hopes. He also has a fraternal twin brother James Whishaw.

Education, School/College University

Talking about his education profile, he studied at Henlow Middle School and Samuel Whitbread Community College. He then enrolled in the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and graduated in the year 2003.


The English actor started his acting career by playing the role of Pte. James Deamis in The Trench in the year 1999. Similarly, he continued his acting career by playing Ryan in Black Cab and Sully in Other People Children in the year 2000. He then played Richard II of England in Richard II which was released in 2012. Likewise, he has played in several movies, shows, and TV series such as In the Heart of the Sea, Paddington, Bright Star, Stoned, Ready When You Are Mr. McGill, etc.

Ben Whishaw Net Worth
Ben Whishaw Net Worth

Besides, he also played Arthur, Jimmy, and John in Artur, Look Back in radio shows, Anger, and Cock respectively. Moreover, his most notable works count the portrayal of Norman Scott in A Very English Scandal, Adam Kay in This Is Going to Hurt, Freddie Lyon in The Hour, Uriah Heep in The Personal History of David Copperfield, etc. In the same way, his most recent w0rls count the portrayal of Q in No Time to Die (2021), Joseph in Surge (2020), Adam Kay in This Is Going to Hurt, etc. Furthermore, he has received several awards and honors such as  Best Actor by British Academy Television Awards, Best Actor by International Emmy Awards, etc.

Ben Whishaw’s Social Media

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Ben Whishaw’s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Ben Whishaw.

Ben Whishaw Net Worth

What is the earning of Ben Whishaw? How much is his net worth and How rich is he in 2021? Ben Whishaw has accumulated a good amount of net worth of $ 2 million, which he has earned from his acting career.


  • Full Name: Benjamin John Whishaw
  • Profession: Actor
  • Age: 41
  • Date of Birth: 14 October 1980
  • Birth Place: Langford, Bedfordshire, England
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra
  • Nationality: English
  • Height: 5 feet 9 inches
  • Weight: 70 Kg
  • Eye Color: Green
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Ethnicity/Race: English-French
  • School: Henlow Middle School
  • College/University: Samuel Whitbread Community College & Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
  • Father: Jose Whishaw
  • Mother: Linda
  • Sibling: James (Twin Brother)
  • Marital Status: Unmarried
  • Spouse/Boyfriend: Mark Bradshaw
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 2 million
  • Source of Income: Acting career