Robert Hugh Carvel born , known as Bertie Carvel, is an English actor, best known for his work in musical theatre. Contents. [hide]. Background Theatre Roles in other media Filmography. . Film . Television . Theatre . Video games. Awards and nominations References .Bertie Carvel, Actor Les Miserables. Bertie Carvel was born in in London, England as Robert Carvel. He is an actor, known for Les Miserables , The Crimson Petal and the White and Sherlock ..Who is Bertie Carvel, and why have we started seeing his name everywhere? Well, he s the new Benedict Cumberbatch if the Tumblr fandom is to be believed and thanks to his excellent appearances in both Doctor Foster and Jonathan Strange Mr Norrell, he s set to become the new go to British star in ..