How old was Benedict Cumberbatch in the movie The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug?

Benedict Cumberbatch was 36 in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug when he played the character 'Smaug / Necromancer'.

That was over 11 years ago in 2013.

Today he is 48, and has starred in 93 movies in total, 46 of those since The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, I think Benedict Cumberbatch looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Peter Jackson has worked with Benedict Cumberbatch a total of 3 times in his career.
  • Benedict Cumberbatch's first movie was as 'The Man' in Hills Like White Elephants, released in 2002 when he was 24
  • The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug scores 7.57 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

Benedict Cumberbatch's other movies