Hal Auden Cumberbatch also known as the second son of actor Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter.
Let’s jump right into it and satisfy your inquisitive personality. In this article you will get to know age/birth and life of Hal Auden Cumberbatch also, You will find out why Benedict Cumberbatch didn’t shower for months
Early life of Hal Auden Cumberbatch
Hal Auden Cumberbatch was born on 3rd March 2017 to well known and reputed Hollywood Star couple Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter. Hal Auden is 6 years old, and has two more brothers. He is the middle child among 3 glorious children (kids) of Benedict Cumberbatch.
Kids of Benedict Cumberbatch
The eldest one is Christopher carlton Cumberbatch, also called ‘kit’ by his family, born in 2015, June 1st, Christopher carlton Cumberbatch is 8 years old. Second son, Hal auden Cumberbatch was born in 2017 and according to his Parents Hal Auden Cumberbatch is named after a shakespearean character. The youngest one, Finn Cumberbatch being 2 years younger than Hal Auden Cumberbatch was born on 11th January 2019 is 3 years old.
Social presence of Hal Auden Cumberbatch
Well, The modern detective sherlock, Benedict Cumberbatch and his wife Sofie Hunter are quite reluctant in sharing their personal life on camera. Like most reputed Hollywood actors, the couple also takes great pride in being able to protect their children from public’s eye.
Therefore you will find no inside information on their family. The couple is not even on social media and neither do they willingly share any pictures of Hal Auden Cumberbatch or their other two Sons.
In fact, Benedict Cumberbatch is quite the old fashioned gentleman who keeps things simple and straightforward.
The Queen’s and Britain’s favorite actor announced the news of his marriage through a weddings, birth and date section in Times newspaper. In a world of digital gadgets and speed he chose newspaper as medium of communication. I don’t know about you, but I’m quite a fan of his personality and his face and his eyes and of course his acting. The guy is a genius.
Benedict Cumberbatch cares about feminism and women’s respect more than the feminists themselves.
Hal Auden Cumberbatch’s Father Benedict Cumberbatch wasn’t very happy with his fans calling themselves “cumberbitches” which is among the other names they have for themselves. The actor in fact, expressed his feeling towards it that he doesn’t like it through a tweet.
The actor worriedly tweeted “Ladies, has this not set feminism back a little bit, however the his Fans did reply to him and said that they don’t mean any disrespect to feminism they were just having fun with his unique name.
Benedict Cumberbatch is a scaredy-cat
We don’t know about Hal auden Cumberbatch but his father benedict Cumberbatch who is loved everywhere he goes, is definitely a scaredy cat.
The Oscar nominee, has done movies in almost every genre except horror and musical. When talking to Ellen he told that he would kind of want to do a horror movie or a ‘horrifying musical’.
“Someone asked me if there’s anything else I would like to do, I was like I might wanna do horror or a musical, maybe both, maybe a horrifying musical”
And then he made fun of his singing, adding “it might be a horrifying musical if I sing”
Moving the conversation further, Ellen asked him if he likes scary movies and Benedict Cumberbatch assured his audience that he gets scared very easily
But maybe doing a horror movie takes that away a little bit.
This is fun, you reading fun tidbits about the oh so loved Benedict Cumberbatch also popularly known as dr strange, Sherlock, Young Stephen hawking, did you know all he has ever done is played characters of really prestigious and genius mind people. He is brilliant at almost everything he does.
I don’t know a single person who hates Benedict Cumberbatch (Hal Auden Cumberbatch’s father). People love him for who he is and also his last name. Which funnily enough, has also a separate fan base. You will see so many memes about his name alone but none of them are disrespectful
In fact in one of the interviews his half sister, Tracy Peacock, stated that Benedict Cumberbatch is also a real life sherlock when it comes to his intellect and genius mind. He loves brainy people, people who are intellectual and in fact, that’s also what he looks for in a girl.
That’s probably why he married Sophie Hunter, he might have fallen for her intellectual and wise personality. Sophie Hunter, is a very accomplished woman who got brains in almost everything she does.
Benedict Cumberbatch didn’t shower for weeks
If there is one thing Hal Auden Cumberbatch can take from his father, that’s his work ethic, dedication, and his empathetic nature. Did you know that Benedict Cumberbatch didn’t shower for weeks just to understand the character of his recent movie “The power of Dog” .
Benedict Cumberbatch wanted to understand the character’s way of life in depth, so that he can feel where he is coming from and perform exactly like that on screen. Which is why he lived his life for a couple of months just the way his character had lived. To deliver a near perfect representation of the character.
In the movie, The power of Dog, he plays a character of a man who lives on a ranch, is masterful with his brilliant craftsman, who lives outdoors almost all the time in a brutal masculine world, the character wears his work on him with great pride, he is a horseman, so he had all the dirt, blood, sweat and everything on him all the time. He wouldn’t wash himself for months at a time.
Playing such a character was odd, because he wouldn’t wash himself. So during rehearsals, Benedict Cumberbatch, in order to feel the character didn’t wash himself for weeks at end. In fact in interview with Graham Norton he told how his director took them to eat sushi and albeit very self conscious, went to eat sushi without showering.
About Hal Auden’s father Benedict Cumberbatch
Benedict is a British born actor who rose to prominence after he played modern day version of detective Sherlock Holmes. Some still don’t know him by his real name, and call him Sherlock Holmes or dr strange to this day. He was born on 19 July 1976 in London, England to actors Timothy Carlton and actress Wanda Ventham.
He has one half-sister Tracy Peacock. Benedict was in a long term relationship with Olivia Poulet, they started dating in college times, when he was graduating from Manchester University. However the couple Broke up in 2010. Benedict Cumberbatch is vegan. The actor is not only great at his professional life but he is also mindful about his personal life and the way he does things.
Its known that Benedict Cumberbatch believes in Buddhist philosophy of life, therefore he is big on mindfulness in almost everything he does in life. He married the love of his life Sophie Hunter on Feb 14, 2015. Which is also the valentines day. It’s known that Benedict Cumberbatch being the true gentleman that he is first asked Sophie’s mother for her permission to marry Sophie. After she approved, he Proposed Sophie Hunter.
About Hal Auden Cumberbatch Mother Sophie Hunter
Sophie Irene Hunter was born on 16 March 1978 in London, UK. Anna Katharine and Charles Rupert are her Parents. She co-founded Lacuna Theater Company.
She was also in a longterm relationship with Conrad Shawcross for several years however broken up in 2010.
Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter have been together for past 12 years and the couple is still going strong. They are also known as the fashion couple because of their exquisite and graceful Fashion sense. They have 3 boys together and we wosj them a happy married life ahead.