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Benedict Cumberbatch caused a bit of a stir when he appeared as transgender supermodel “All” in Zoolander 2 earlier this year.

The sequel to the 2001 cult hit followed supermodel Derek Zoolander (Ben Stiller) and his frenemy Hansel (Owen Wilson) as they got lured back into modeling, but most importantly it meant we got to see what our favorite pair of cheekbones looked like with no eyebrows and long straight hair:

(Image: Paramount Pictures)
(Image: Paramount Pictures)

It turned out the look quite suited him. But what about his “blue steel,” a.k.a. the pout trademarked by Zoolander? Can he pucker up like the best of them?

Benedict was one of a galaxy of stars featured yesterday (June 29) in a video on Digital Spy to promote the film’s release on DVD in the U.K. All of them made appearances in the film, which must surely rank with the upcoming Ab Fab movie for sheer number of celebrity cameos.

Among those striking their best supermodel pose were Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Kiefer Sutherland, Alexander Skarsgård, Billy Zane, Sting, Ariana Grande, Neil DeGrasse Tyson, Skrillex, John Malkovich, Lewis Hamilton, and Susan Boyle, all sucking in those cheekbones and getting ready for the head whip.

Who does it best? C’mon, it doesn’t need Sherlock to work it out:

 

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By Kat Sommers
Kat is a freelance writer for Anglophenia.