The Fifth Estate
You can't expose the world's secrets without exposing yourself.
Directed By Bill Condon
Screenplay By Luke Harding
Cast Benedict Cumberbatch, Daniel Bruhl, Carice van Houten
Produced By Leifur B. Dagfinnsson, Hilde De Laere, Steve Golin, Jack Morrissey, Mathias Schwerbrock, Michael Sugar, Emmeline Yang, Greg Yolen, Mario Zvan
Executive Producer Paul Green, Jonathan King, Richard Sharkey, Jeff Skoll
Film Editing By Virginia Katz
Cinematography By Tobias A. Schliessler
Music By Carter Burwell

DreamWorks SKG, Reliance Entertainment, Participant Media, Anonymous Content, FBO, Reliance Entertainment


USA, Belgium


English, Icelandic, Swahili, Arabic

Release Date

13 October 2013(Chicago International Film Festival); 18 October 2013 (USA)

Distributed By

Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures,

Book "Inside WikiLeaks: My Time with Julian Assange at the World's Most Dangerous Website" by Daniel Domscheit-Berg, David Leigh and Luke Harding

Plot Summary


  • Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange
  • Daniel Bruhl as Daniel Domscheit-Berg
  • Anthony Mackie as Sam Coulson
  • David Thewlis as Nick Davies
  • Moritz Bleibtreu as Marcus
  • Alicia Vikander as Anke Domscheit-Berg
  • Stanley Tucci as James Boswell
  • Laura Linney as Sarah Shaw
  • Carice van Houten as Birgitta Jonsdottir
  • Peter Capaldi as Alan Rusbridger
  • Dan Stevens as Ian Katz
  • Alexander Beyer as Marcel Rosenbach
  • Alexander Siddig as Dr. Tarek Haliseh
  • Philip Bretherton as Bill Keller



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