awards & nominations

London Spy (2015)

Ben Whishaw as "Danny"

This crime drama, created by New York Times best-selling author Tom Rob Smith, follows the emotional journey of a young man as he tries to find the truth behind his lover's death. Ordinary man Danny begins a romance with MI6 code genius Alex, and they share a happy relationship before it'is tragically cut short when the spy is mysteriously murdered. The suspicious death spurs Danny into investigating the circumstances that took place. Wise mentor Scottie guides the innocent soul through the shady world of espionage as Danny steps out of his comfort zone and into danger.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2016)NominatedLeading Actor