Benedict Cumberbatch

Movember Snapshot: 10 British Actors Sporting Moustaches

It’s November and you know what that means: men donning moustaches worldwide in the name of prostate cancer awareness.

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 ...

Where Benedict Leads, Geri Halliwell Follows

Last week (November 5, to be precise), Benedict Cumberbatch took the very gentlemanly step of advertising his engagement to Sophie Hunter in an advert in the Times.

WATCH: 17 British Celebs Starring on ‘Sesame Street’

The Sesame Street theme song asks the age-old question, “Can you tell me how to get, how to get to Sesame Street?” The directions might be a little tricky if coming from the U.K.

WATCH: Benedict Explains Machine Consciousness in ‘The Imitation Game’ Clip

We’re now only a couple of weeks away from being able to go and see Benedict Cumberbatch in The Imitation Game, giving the performance that critics seem to think might see him take home one of those nice golden man statues at next ...

Benedict Cumberbatch's Engaged

There was a time when every notable gentleman’s engagement to every eligible lady of good breeding would have been the subject of a public announcement in the Times. It’s a tradition that has fallen from use slightly, over ...

Peter Capaldi Designs ‘Doctor Who’ Paddington Statue

About a month ago, the first in a series of 50 individually decorated statues of Paddington Bear was unveiled, as designed by Michael Sheen. It’s part of the Paddington Trail, a VisitLondon initiative combining a treasure hunt ...

Benedict Cumberbatch Reads Shakespeare for BBC Drama Promo

A short while ago, there was a global kerfuffle among Benedict Cumberbatch fans when the BBC tweeted that they had secured his services for a new and secret project.

Benedict Cumberbatch Defends Sherlock Holmes’ Sexual Prowess

There is a memorable encounter between the UK branch of Elle magazine and Benedict Cumberbatch currently heading for newsstands, and it seems that, once the main interviewing and photographing duties were all dispensed with, the ...

Snapshot: The Men of the Anglo Fan Favorites Tournament

The 2014 Anglo Fan Favorites Tournament is just around the corner, kicking off on Saturday, November 1. If you’re on pins and needles wondering who’s going to make up the list of 32 contenders, we have compiled the ...