Sophie Hunter: Dating History & Exes

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Sophie Hunter is a 46-year-old British Director from Hammersmith, London, England, UK. She was born on Thursday, March 16, 1978. Is Sophie Hunter married or single, who is she dating now and previously?

As of 2024, Sophie Hunter is married to Benedict Cumberbatch.


After graduating from Oxford University, she moved to Paris, where she studied avant-garde theatre.

Real Name
Sophie Irene Hunter
Place of Birth
Hammersmith, London, England, UK
Date of Birth
March 16, 1978 (age 46)
Birth Sign
Marital Status
Benedict Cumberbatch

Fun Fact: On the day of Sophie Hunter’s birth, "Night Fever" by The Bee Gees was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and Jimmy Carter (Democratic) was the U.S. President.

Sophie Hunter’s husband is Benedict Cumberbatch. They got married in 2014. Sophie had at least 2 relationship in the past. Sophie Hunter has not been previously engaged. She married actor Benedict Cumberbatch in February 2015, and four months later, the couple welcomed their first child, a son named Christopher. They had a son named Hal in March 2017. According to our records, she has 1 children.

Sophie Hunter’s husband

Sophie Hunter Husband
Benedict Cumberbatch

Sophie Hunter’s husband is Benedict Cumberbatch. Benedict Cumberbatch was born in London, England and is currently 47 years old. He is a British Movie Actor. The couple started dating in 2014. They’ve been together for approximately 9 years, 11 months, and 17 days.

Actor best known for playing Sherlock Holmes on the British crime drama series Sherlock. He also received an Academy Award nomination for his portrayal of Alan Turing in the 2014 film The Imitation Game and he had a supporting role in the Academy Award-winning 2013 film 12 Years a Slave. He later starred in the eponymous role in the Marvel film Doctor Strange.

Sophie Hunter’s husband is a Cancer and she is a Pisces.

According to Chinese Zodiac, Sophie was born in the Year of the Horse. People born in the Year of the Horse are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Sophie Hunter has a ruling planet of Neptune.

Like many celebrities and famous people, Sophie keeps her love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Sophie Hunter past relationships, exes and previous hookups.

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Past Relationships

She has not been previously engaged. Sophie Hunter has been in a relationship with Conrad Shawcross (2000 – 2010). We are currently in process of looking up more information on the previous dates and hookups.

About Sophie Hunter

Sophie Hunter was born on the 16th of March, 1978 (Generation X). Generation X, known as the "sandwich" generation, was born between 1965 and 1980. They are lodged in between the two big well-known generations, the Baby Boomers and the Millennials. Unlike the Baby Boomer generation, Generation X is focused more on work-life balance rather than following the straight-and-narrow path of Corporate America.

Sophie was born in the 1970s. The 1970s were an era of economic struggle, cultural change, and technological innovation. The Seventies saw many women's rights, gay rights, and environmental movements.

Sophie Hunter is famous for being a Director. British theatre director, playwright, and actress known for directing acclaimed productions like The Magic Flute and 69° South. She received the 2005 Samuel Beckett Award for her work on the play The Terrific Electric. Her play 69° South details the perilous Antarctic voyage of explorer Ernest Shackleton.

Sophie Hunter’s Spouse
Benedict Cumberbatch
Started Dating

The 46-year-old American was born in the Year of the Horse and is part of Generation X generation

Sophie Irene Hunter attended St Paul’s Girls’ School and University of Oxford (United Kingdom), L’ecole Internationale de Theâtre Jacques Lecoq (France), Saratoga International Theatre Institute (United States).

Sophie Hunter Facts

What is Sophie Hunter marital status?


Is Sophie Hunter gay?


Who is Sophie Hunter husband?

Benedict Cumberbatch

Does she have any children?

Sophie Hunter has 1 children.

When did Sophie Hunter start dating Benedict Cumberbatch?

Sophie started seeing Benedict Cumberbatch in 2014.

Is Sophie Hunter having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Sophie Hunter ever been engaged?

Sophie Hunter has not been previously engaged.

How rich is Sophie Hunter?

Discover the net worth of Sophie Hunter from CelebsMoney

Sophie Hunter’s birth sign is Pisces and she has a ruling planet of Neptune.


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