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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 ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on April 7th, 2014
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.
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on March 26th, 2014
This is a story that has been doing the rounds as a stage-whispered rumor for a short while, but it has now been confirmed that Benedict Cumberbatch will be taking to the London stage next year to appear in a production of ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on March 21st, 2014
This week, Benedict Cumberbatch has been putting that marvellous voice of his to good use by returning to a part that he has made his own over the past few years. He’s a campaigner for justice, a much-loved literary hero jumping ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on March 20th, 2014
Hands up who wants to hear Benedict Cumberbatch sing a showtune…
Oh, that’s quite a lot of hands. That’s, like, ALL the hands, isn’t it? And some of you are driving.
It’s a wonderful time to be alive, isn’t it? Spring is starting to happen, there are quality TV shows and movies being made all the time, starring some of the finest actors and actresses in the world, books are being ...
Yesterday, we were all a-flutter at the first picture from Benedict Cumberbatch’s appearance on Sesame Street, and today, we have the actual clip.
Never mind the Super Bowl, by FAR the most exciting news of the last few days was PBS’s sudden confirmation that Benedict Cumberbatch will soon be making an appearance alongside the Count on Sesame Street.
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on January 8th, 2014
Yeah, yeah, so there were some BAFTA nominations earlier on, and some film stars might win some trophies. But did you notice who had been cruelly overlooked?
If you wait long enough, every possible combination of famous people will eventually do something collaborative on the internet. It could be Kanye West, the Archbishop of Canterbury and Homer Simpson, it could be Jennifer Lawrence, the ...