Benedict Cumberbatch

WATCH: When Ellen Met Benedict

This is the latest in an ongoing series in which we show Benedict Cumberbatch being gracious in an interview for which the questions must have been prepared without taking into account any other interviews that may have happened before. …

5 Inventive Versions of the ‘Sherlock’ Theme

David Arnold and Michael Price’s theme music for the BBC’s Sherlock is one of the most recognizable and classy themes in British TV history. It has bits of old spy music in there—not least John Barry’s work on the …

British Stars at the Golden Globes

Let’s kick off the awards season with some Brit spotting at the 2015 Golden Globes. Some of our favorite British actors were in attendance to accept awards, present awards, rub elbows with their Hollywood counterparts, or just …

Redmayne, Cumberbatch Nominated for BAFTAs

The nominations for the 2015 BAFTA Film Awards have just been announced, and as you would expect, a good proportion of the year’s best British movies have been recognized for the works of extreme marvelousness that they are.

Benedict Cumberbatch, Sophie Hunter Are Expecting

Congratulations are in order once again for Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter. Just two months after news that the couple had gotten engaged—announced in the London Times, classily—it has been revealed that they are …

10 British Events to Look Forward to in 2015

2014 was a busy year for anyone interested in British culture and news — and the same looks set to be true of 2015, with all manner of exciting events set to take place. Here’s our look at ten of the most notable likely …