How old was Benedict Cumberbatch in the movie 12 Years a Slave?

Benedict Cumberbatch was 36 in 12 Years a Slave when he played the character 'William Ford'.

That was over 9 years ago in 2013.

Today he is 46, and has starred in 93 movies in total, 50 of those since 12 Years a Slave was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In 12 Years a Slave, I think Benedict Cumberbatch looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Steve McQueen has worked with Benedict Cumberbatch just once in his career.
  • Benedict Cumberbatch's first movie was as 'The Man' in Hills Like White Elephants, released in 2002 when he was 24
  • 12 Years a Slave scores 7.95 out of 10 on TMDB.
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The cast of 12 Years a Slave

Benedict Cumberbatch's other movies