Hal Auden Cumberbatch-Into The Life of Benedict Cumberbatch’s Son

Hal Auden Cumberbatch-Into The Life of Benedict Cumberbatch’s Son
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Hal Auden Cumberbatch is a celebrity kid born to Benedict Cumberbatch and his wife Sophie Hunter. His father is a famous British actor mainly known for his role as Dr. Strange in the Marvel Universe. Similarly, his mother is a well-known theater and opera director who previously also worked as an actress in numerous movies and TV shows.

Besides, moving into their marriage, Hal’s parents have been married since 2015. Besides, did you know Hal also has two siblings from her parent’s marriage?

Well, here are lots of intriguing details about him including his birth details, birthday, and more. Let’s explore everything in the following article!

Profile Summary

Full NameHal Auden Cumberbatch
Date of BirthMarch 3rd, 2017
Age6 (2023)
FatherBenedict Cumberbatch
MotherSophie Cumberbatch
SiblingsTwo Brothers
NationalityChristopher and Finn Cumberbatch
Current ResidenceLondon, England

Who is Hal Auden Cumberbatch? Details On Benedict Cumberbatch’s Son

Hal is a star kid who was born on March 3rd, 2017 to his mother Sophie Hunter and father Benedict Cumberbatch. Soon after his birth, Hal’s mother Sophie also officially adopted her husband’s last name ‘Cumberbatch.’

Hal with his siblings nad parents.
Hal with his parents and brothers.

The first time, Cumberbatch’s parents revealed their pregnancy was in October 2016, showing Sophie’s growing baby bump at the Los Angeles premiere of Cumberbatch’s film Doctor Strange.

The proud dad of three Cumberbatch once told People that his parents are his major inspirations in his parenting journey. He said,

“They are the first heroes I ever had in my life and I don’t mean that in a sappy way, it’s the truth. They, despite whatever is ever made out about it, worked incredibly hard to be able to afford an education that in most circumstances you could only dream of and I was very aware of that.”

He continued,

“I can only hope to be half as good [a parent] as they were to me, to my children. I have their example to follow so I’ll be doing something right if I am.”

Other Early and Ethnic Details

Auden’s zodiac sign is Pisces. As for his age, Hal is six years old as of 2023. Besides, his first name Hal is a nickname for Henry Harold and Harry, a Shakespearean character while his mid-name Auden is a boy’s name of British origin which means ‘old friend.’

Hal Auden Cumberbatch with his father
Baby Hal Auden with his father Benedict Cumberbatch.

Furthermore, the celebrity kid has English ancestry and is British by nationality. Talking about his education, there is not much information available in that regard. But since Hal belongs to such a high-profile family, we can say that the star kid is studying in a prestigious preliminary school in his locality.

Hal Auden’s Father and Mother Are Both Renowned Personalities

His parents Benedict and Sophie are both quite famous names in the entertainment world. His father Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch aka Benedict Cumberbatch is an English actor. He is better known for his outstanding acting in Sherlock from 2010 to 2017. In the project, the actor played the lead character Sherlock Holmes.

Hal Auden Cumberbatch's father
Multi-talented Actor Benedict Cumberbatch

He rose to fame mainly for playing Dr. Strange in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. His major hit movies include Doctor Strange (2016) and Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022). Further, in 2023, Benedict would appear as the titular character in The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar (2023).

Along with his prolific acting career, the multi-talented actor has also won several prestigious accolades for his acclaimed work in movies and TV shows. He has won the British Academy Television Award, Primetime Emmy Award, and Laurence Olivier Award. He has also been nominated for two Academy Awards, two British Academy Film Awards, and four Golden Globe Awards.

Hal’s Mother Sophie is Also a Renowned Figure

As mentioned, Hal Auden Cumberbatch’s mother Sophie Hunter is a well-known English playwright, theatre director, and former actress. She made her directorial debut in 2007, co-directing The Terrific Electric at the Barbican Pit. She later directed plenty of projects such as Off-Off-Broadway, Phaedra, and The Turn of the Screw.

Hal Auden Cumberbatch's mother
Director Sophie Hunter

Besides being a director, Hunter has also starred in a couple of TV series like Midsomer Murders (2004), Mumbai Calling (2007), and Torchwood (2009).

When did Hal Auden’s Parents Meet? Their Wedding Details

Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter reportedly met in 2009 on a set while filming the thriller film Burlesque Fairytales. The couple first appeared together in a French Open in June 2014. A few months after in November of the year, they shocked their fans when the pair announced their engagement.

Hal Auden Cumberbatch parents
Actor Benedict Cumberbatch with his wife Sophie Hunter.

Talking about their marriage, the lovebirds exchanged vows on the 14th of February 2015 on Valentine’s Day. The wedding took place at the Church of St. Peter and St. Paul in Mottistone, England.

The couple has been married since then and is enjoying their life together. They have also shared three sons since their marriage in 2015.

Auden Has Two Brothers From Her Parents’ Martial Relationship

He is the second eldest son of his parents. Hal Auden Cumberbatch has two more brothers. His elder brother Christopher Carlton Cumberbatch was born on June 1, 2015. His middle name ‘Carlton’ was inspired by his paternal grandfather. Similarly, the younger one is named Finn Cumberbatch born in 2019.

Hal Auden Cumberbatch with father and brother
Benedict Cumberbatch spending time with his two sons.

According to their parents, all three siblings enjoy each other’s company and love to spend time together, thus having an inseparable bond.

Hal Auden’s Lifestyle and His Parent’s Net Worth

The star kid and his two siblings are enjoying their lives to the fullest. He along with his two brothers is living a delighted life with their parents. The family currently lives in their beautiful home on the southern fringes of Hampstead Heath.

His father and mother are both multi-millionaires. Auden’s dad Benedict Cumberbatch is estimated to have a net fortune of $40 million which he has gathered from his career in acting.

Similarly, his mon Sophie Hunter’s fortune is $4 million. She has accumulated her fortune from her multiple works.

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