The Word: Ben Whishaw enters into a civil partnership with man

Ben Whishaw poses in the press room at the Arqiva British Academy Television Awards 2013 at the Royal Festival Hall on May 12 in London.  Credit: Karwai Tang/Getty Images
Ben Whishaw poses in the press room at the Arqiva British Academy Television Awards 2013 at the Royal Festival Hall on May 12 in London.
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It turns out “Skyfall” co-star Ben Whishaw is off the market — and has been for a year. The British actor, who has been careful to avoid discussing his personal life, entered a civil partnership with Australian Mark Bradshaw in Sydney last August, Whishaw’s rep confirms to the Daily Mail. “Due to speculation, I can confirm that Ben and Mark entered into a civil partnership in August 2012. They were proud to do so and are very happy,” his rep says. “Ben has never hidden his sexuality, but like many actors he prefers not to discuss his family or life outside of his work.”


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