Alan Turing

Benedict Cumberbatch Will Receive BIFA Film Award

There’s already plenty of buzz around Benedict Cumberbatch’s chances of picking up an Academy award for his role as Alan Turing in The Imitation Game, but his next trophy-collecting appointment in front of a podium is on ...

Benedict Cumberbatch is (Sort of) Related to Alan Turing

You have to admire the chutzpah in the telling of this tale. The website Ancestry, who specialize in tracing family genealogy, have tried to find out whether Benedict Cumberbatch shares a common ancestor with Alan Turing, the man he is ...

WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch vs. the Enigma Machine in ‘Imitation Game’ Clip

If you think Benedict Cumberbatch oozes confidence, check him out as super mathematician Alan Turing in this recently released clip of The Imitation Game, exclusively at Digital Spy. The stakes are high, and Turing is unfazed.

Benedict Cumberbatch on "Outsiders"

There’s a fantastically thoughtful and incisive interview with Benedict Cumberbatch at The Daily Beast currently, which he gave at the Toronto International Film Festival to promote his latest movie The Imitation Game. The movie ...

‘Downton’s Alan Leech Joins Keira And Benedict To Tell The Alan Turing Story

I wonder what it is about Benedict Cumberbatch that leads directors and writers and producers to conclude that he’d be good at playing people who were famously good at cracking codes? That air of authority, perhaps?

Eddie Redmayne Set To Play Stephen Hawking

Some showbiz stories could have been written specifically for Anglophenia, from the collective dreams of the Anglophenia team, in order to deliver Anglophenians (Anglofania?) a kind of thespian thrill ride. This is one of those stories.

Benedict Cumberbatch In Talks for Role That Screams ‘Oscar’

Benedict Cumberbatch may not be done Hoovering up all of the choice roles in Hollywood just yet. According to Deadline, Sherlock star is reportedly eyeing a real-life part that has Oscar written all over it, English mathematician Alan ...