Sophie Irene Hunter is an English avant-garde theatre and opera director, playwright, and former performer. She was born on March 16, 1978 in Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom. Before she worked as a director, she first appeared on stage plays as an actress. She particularly had a role on Hamlet in the year 2005, playing the role Ophelia. She started her career as a drector in the year 2007, particularly working for the film The Terrific Electric. In 2011, she also directed the films Lucretia and Sleep No More. Other films she directed were 69° South/Shackleton Project, Don’t Major in Debt Student House, Loma Lights, and several others.
Sophie is happily married to film actor Benedict Cumberbatch. They started dating in the year 2014. They’ve actually just got married recently– in February just this year, at Church of St. Peter and St. Paul on the Isle of Wight. Together they’re also blessed with a son named Christopher Carlton who was also born just this year.
During the past, she was romantically involved with British artist Conrad Shawcross. They had a long-term relationship from 2000 to 2010.
Relationship History (2015 – aged 37)
Sophie Hunter is currently married to Benedict Cumberbatch.
Conrad Shawcross – (2000 – 2010)
Benedict Cumberbatch – (2014 – current)