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 10 years ago in 2013.

Today he is 47, 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.

The cast of 12 Years a Slave

Benedict Cumberbatch's other movies