Tom Hiddleston Wins Anglo Fan Favorites, Named Man of 2012
After five rounds and well over one million total votes, Tom Hiddleston has won the second annual Anglo Fan Favorites tournament. Buoyed by the strength of the self-proclaimed Hiddles Army, the Avengers star triumphed over runner-up Benedict Cumberbatch, 57 to 43 percent.
Cumberbatch’s Sherlock co-star Martin Freeman defeated Merlin‘s Colin Morgan for bronze, 54 to 46 percent.
Actor Alan Rickman was named Man of the Year in 2011.
UPDATED: Hiddleston has given a statement offering gratitude to his fans: “To all who voted for me to be Man of the Year 2012 in the @anglophenia @BBCAMERICA poll: Thank You! I am humbled by the strength of your support.”
How cool is that?
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