John Benjamin Whishaw (pron. /ˈdʒɒn ˈbɛndʒəmɪn ˈwɪʃɔː/, Clifton, Bedfordshire, Reino Unido; 14 de octubre de 1980 ), conocido artísticamente como Ben Whishaw, es un actor británico. Logró notoriedad por sus papeles en El perfume, I'm Not There, Cloud Atlas y Skyfall. 1 Índice 1 Primeros años 2 Carrera 3 Vida personal 4 Filmografía
Benjamin John Whishaw (born 14 October 1980) is an English actor and producer. After winning a British Independent Film Award for his performance in My Brother Tom (2001), he was nominated for an Olivier Award for his portrayal of the title role in a 2004 production of Hamlet .
Ben Whishaw. Actor: The Lobster. Proclaimed by many critics as one of the best young actors of his generation, Benjamin John Whishaw was born in Clifton, Bedfordshire, to Linda (Hope), who works in cosmetics, and Jose Whishaw, who works in information technology. He has a twin brother, James.
A veteran of the stage and former member of the esteemed Bancroft Players Youth Theatre, British actor Ben Whishaw quickly gained a reputation as one of England's most talented young performers.
Ben attended Samuel Whitbread Community College where his interest in theatre grew and he became a member of the Bancroft Players Youth Theatre at Hitchin's Queen Mother Theatre. During his time there he rose to prominence in many productions, most notably If This Is a Man, based on the book of the same name by Primo Levi , a survivor of Nazi World War II prisoner of war camp.
Bright Star es una película de 2009 escrita y dirigida por Jane Campion, basada en los últimos tres años del poeta británico John Keats. La protagonizan Ben Whishaw como Keats, y Abbie Cornish como su musa Fanny Brawne. La película se estrenó el 15 de mayo de 2009 en el marco de Festival de Cannes de 2009 .