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Why Fans Love Benedict Cumberbatch

What’s the secret behind Benedict Cumberbatch‘s passionate fan following? Is it the dark coffee voice? The spindly swagger he brings to Sherlock?

‘The Hobbit’ Cast at SDCC: Peter Jackson Offers Support for New ‘King Kong’ Film

Benedict Cumberbatch wasn’t only in town for The Penguins of Madagascar—which he’d done a panel for on Thursday (July 24)—he stuck around San Diego Comic-Con to take part in the star-filled panel for The Hobbit: ...

‘Orphan Black’ SDCC Panel: 9 Most Memorable Moments

Orphan Black‘s popularity skyrocketed in Season 2, and the turnout and enthusiasm in the audience at the series’ San Diego Comic-Con panel more than demonstrated the BBC AMERICA thriller’s success. Here were some of ...

‘Star Wars Rebels’ SDCC Panel: 10 Quotes to Hearten Longtime Fans

The cast and creators of the new animated series Star Wars Rebels assembled on Thursday (July 24) to show off some footage and talk a bit about the concepts behind the show. Executive producers Dave Filoni and Simon Kinberg were joined ...

Benedict Cumberbatch at Comic-Con

No, that wasn’t a tremor you felt yesterday (July 24), Southern California, although its impact seemed like a seismic event. Despite his sizable fanbase amongst attendees, Benedict Cumberbatch had never himself graced San Diego ...

Anglophenia at San Diego Comic-Con: Updates on Twitter

It’s that time of year again: time to brave the California sun in our best cosplay and head to San Diego Comic-Con. And there’s enough going on at the 2014 convention to fill a TARDIS and a dozen Millennium Falcons.

WATCH: ‘Doctor Who’ Season 8 Trailer Arrives

It’s here! During halftime of the Germany-Argentina World Cup final, BBC ONE in the U.K.

Emmy Noms: 'Luther,' 'Wild Things,' Bonham Carter

Cheer up, Clone Club. There’s plenty for BBC AMERICA enthusiasts to celebrate in the 2014 Emmy nominations, which were announced this morning (July 10) in Los Angeles, CA.

WATCH: The 'Two Hearts' Teaser for 'Doctor Who'

Is Saturday, August 23 here yet?

We’ve seen two teasers in the lead-up to Doctor Who‘s eighth modern-era season, the first with Peter Capaldi as the Doctor. But this clip, released today (July 4), is the most unsettling one yet.

'Doctor Who' Season 8 Premiere Date Revealed!

Initially, we were told “later this year,” and then we narrowed it down to August, but now, without any equivocation, a brand-new teaser pinpoints the airdate and time for Peter Capaldi‘s first full episode as the ...