Tag Archives: Benedict Cumberbatch

LISTEN: Pre-Fame Benedict Cumberbatch (and David Tennant) in Radio 4′s ‘Mansfield Park’

Oh now here’s an enticing thought: the prospect of Sherlock and the Tenth Doctor appearing in the same place and the same time, and it’s back in the era of Jane Austen.

Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston and Arthur Darvill Design and Sign ‘Cards for Keeps’

Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston and Arthur Darvill are just a few celebrities who have lent their artistic talents to raising funds for the children’s charity Coram as part of the Cards for Keeps initiative, reports ...

Snapshot: 10 Stellar Selfies by British Celebs

We are living in a selfie-soaked culture: Britain’s Oxford University Press announced “selfie” as the 2013 word of the year. TIME recently featured an auction where the winner would win a selfie with Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian ...

Five British TV Shows That Have Been Around Longer Than ‘Doctor Who’

Last year’s 50th anniversary of Doctor Who was a wonderful event and a celebration of one of television’s most singular shows, a deserved survivor of decades of refining what TV is, what it can do, and what people want from ...

Benedict Cumberbatch is One of Four Brits to Make Time Magazine’s ‘100 Most Influential People’ List

Well, look who it is. Sherlock‘s Benedict Cumberbatch has made Time’s annual list of 100 Most Influential People for 2014, which hits newsstands today.

Martin Freeman Teases A One-Off ‘Sherlock’ Special

There are times when it looks as if Martin Freeman’s current job is to feed Sherlock fans just enough information to keep them caught in a constant slavering state of balance between expectation and potential disappointment.

Benedict Cumberbatch To Play Ian Fleming?

There is probably nothing in this story that cannot be blown away with a decent lungful of air and a good puff, but that’s what makes it all the more enticing.

Cumberbatch: 'I'm Never Gonna Play the Doctor'

Over the weekend, without warning or consent, huge empires of fan-worship were bashed together, imploded and reformed around comments made by Benedict Cumberbatch from just one Q&A session at Oz Comic-Con, at the Adelaide Showgrounds in ...

Benedict Cumberbatch’s In-Flight Magazine Gold Rush

So here’s a question I bet you never thought you’d find yourself being asked: how much would you pay for a photo of Benedict Cumberbatch standing on a frozen lake in Finland?

Benedict Cumberbatch To Play A Rival ‘Richard III’ To Martin Freeman

There’s a danger of things becoming silly now.

Two weeks ago, the big news was that Benedict Cumberbatch would be playing Hamlet in the West End, in 2015. This clearly needed a year’s advance warning, so fans can prepare travel budgets and buy ticket-handling gauntlets.