I`m a 17 year old actress born in Scotland and raised in Greece...The 32-year-old British actor's rep confirmed he entered into civil partnership a year ago in Sydney with Australian composer Mark Bradshaw."Ben has never hidden his sexuality, but like many actors he prefers not to discuss his family or life outside of his work," the rep told the Daily Mail.
The James Bond actor had attracted speculation about his sexuality in a previous interview when asked whether it was important for young gay people to have positive role models.
Maybe that's the transitional thing I feel I'm in the middle of at the moment."However, the actor is notoriously private about his personal life and has said: "For me, it's important to keep a level of anonymity.
As an actor, your job is to persuade people that you're someone else.
While Whishaw has never denied or confirmed his sexuality until now, the actor did express the importance of living a private life in an interview with Out in 2011.
I would like to meet Ben Whishaw and share our talent...
There hasn’t been a chance for a big celebration because of Ben’s schedule but I’m sure there will be one at some point.’Whishaw grew up in Bedfordshire in a wholly untheatrical family.