Quick Facts of
- First NameBen Whishaw
- Net Worth$ 3 million
What Is Ben Whishaw’s Net Worth In 2021?
Distinguished by many critics as one of the best young actors of his generation, Ben Whishaw is widely known as the waifish and intense star of “London Spy.” The actor has a net worth of $3 million, as per celebrity net worth, in 2021.
Major Source Of Income
Initially, Recognized as “Most Promising Newcomer” at the British Independent Film Awards in 2001 for his marvelous performance in My Brother Tom, Ben Whishaw has now deserved credit for a number of hit movies and TV shows. The actor’s career reached the next level when he got a title role in a 2004 production of Hamlet. The role in a movie also garnered him an Olivier Award nomination.
Subsequently, Mr. Whishaw became a part of many other hit movies and TV shows which are Nathan Barley (2005), Criminal Justice (2008), The Hour (2011-12), Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006), and I’m Not There (2007), as well. His performance in Criminal Justice earned him an International Emmy Award as well as his first BFTA Award nomination.
In 2012, Whishaw landed his another title role in BBC Two adaptation of Richard II. The same year; he played the role of Q in a super hit movie Skyfall.
Furthermore, Ben also worked on many critical acclaim projects. Not only fame, but the 39-year old actor also made a significant portion of his net worth from his decade-long acting career. Some of the commercially successful movies are listed below.
|Movie||Budget||Box Office||Cast Members||IMDb Rating|
|Skyfall (2012)||$200 million||$1.109 billion||Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, Ralph Fiennes||7.7|
|Spectre (2015)||$245–300 million||$880.7 million||Daniel Craig and Christoph Waltz||6.8|
|Mary Poppins Returns (2018)||$130 million||$349.5 million||Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda||6.8|
As a part of such a blockbuster movie, Whishaw, with no doubt, received a hefty amount of paycheque.
Where Does Multi-Millionaire Live?
Despite having such a beautiful acting career, Ben Whishaw is not much open about his properties. Sources report that Ben owns a house in London. The medium price of the mansion in London is more than $770k.
He Has A Fraternal Twin
Ben Whishaw was born on October 14, 1980, in Clifton, Bedfordshire, England. He is the son of Linda Whishaw (mother), works in cosmetics, and Jose Whishaw (father) works in sports with young people.
Mr. Whishaw spent the majority of his childhood in Langford, England, a “pretty unremarkable” village in Bedfordshire with his twin brother James Whishaw. He did his schooling from Henlow Middle School. He later enrolled at Samuel Whitbread Community College.
He is a schooler. Furthermore, Ben graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 2003.
He Is Openly Gay
Though Ben Whishaw was vague regarding his sexuality during the initial phase of his career, he officially came out in 2013. The actor is now in a civil partnership with his partner Mark Bradshaw for a long time.
The couple first met on the set of Bright Star in 2009 and made it public in August 2012. The two are still enjoying their togetherness.