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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 ...

WATCH: Word Play with Benedict Cumberbatch

We’re always itching to know what Benedict Cumberbatch is thinking, and now we get a chance to find out with Elle U.K.’s word play game.

Benedict Cumberbatch to Play Doctor Strange?

The speculation as to which actor would take the coveted role of Doctor Strange in the movie adaptation of the supernatural Marvel comics character has been lengthy and vivid.

WATCH: How to Portray Your Dragon, by Benedict Cumberbatch

In preparation for the final part of Peter Jackson’s Tolkien trilogy—The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies, which will hit cinemas on December 17—the multi-disc release of part two is imminent, and with it comes some ...

‘The Imitation Game’ Wins People’s Choice Award at TIFF

You have to hand it to Benedict Cumberbatch; he certainly knows how to promote a movie. And after a week in which his best interview quotes and daft moments were scattered across the internet like popcorn on a cinema floor, it’s ...

WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch Playing Hide-and-Seek

Note: that’s hide-and-seek, not hide-and-go-seek, because British people don’t need to be told that in a game that involves hiding, the person doing the seeking has to travel in order to try and find them, that’s ...

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 ...

Busy Benedict's Birthday Bash: 6 Ways to Celebrate

Believe it or not, it’s that time of year. Today (July 19), Benedict Cumberbatch turns 38. And what a year it has been for the fabled Busy Benedict.

Surprise! A ‘Sherlock’ Special And Series 4!

I… it’s…. what..?

Look. It’s all a bit much to take in right now, but basically this has just happened on the @BBCOne Twitter feed.

WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch as a Wolf in ‘Penguins of Madagascar’

Never mind Sherlock season four or Richard III, this is the Benedict Cumberbatch project we’ve all been waiting for, his magnificent performance in the new Penguins of Madagascar film.