Tag Archives: Busy Benedict

Now Even Sir Ian McKellen Is Playing Sherlock Holmes!

This is getting ridiculous. It’s one thing for Benedict Cumberbatch to play all of the roles in all of the films, but while this is going on, film-makers are hellbent on creating more and more different versions of Sherlock ...

More Exciting New Career Opportunities For Cumberbatch, B.

It’s not every day that the actor Benedict Cumberbatch gets to put his signature on a contract for paid employment, and ye… actually it IS every day, isn’t it? I mean he is constantly accepting new offers of work, and ...

Is Benedict Cumberbatch Going To Be In ‘Star Wars’ Now?

Actually, forget the question at the top here. It’s a stupid question.

WATCH: Tiny Fragment Of ‘Sherlock’ Speech In New BBC Drama Trailer

Let’s be really clear about this, there is practically nothing of new Sherlock in the new trailer for forthcoming BBC Dramas that was aired last night. It’s a montage trailer, designed to lift the spirits, attract the ...

‘Downton’s Alan Leech Joins Keira And Benedict To Tell The Alan Turing Story

I wonder what it is about Benedict Cumberbatch that leads directors and writers and producers to conclude that he’d be good at playing people who were famously good at cracking codes? That air of authority, perhaps?

‘Sherlock’ Director: “We Did A Few False Shots”

Things we definitely know to be true: when Steven Moffat is in charge of a TV show with a huge fanbase, he is not above throwing a few red herrings out there to try and protect the secrets and surprises in the story, in much the same ...

Benedict Cumberbatch Has A New Job

Hey, just because exciting things are happening in the world of Doctor Who, that doesn’t mean that the rest of the world has stopped, y’know? I mean the sun still comes up in the morning, the rain still falls, big fish still ...

Matt Damon And Benedict: A ‘Batch Made In Heaven?

Normally, when a star praises another star in an interview, the correct response is for the second star to return the praise unstintingly. That’s just showbiz etiquette.

Now Busy Benedict Is Giving Acting Lessons

Benedict Cumberbatch’s current schedule could put the whirling Tazmanian Devil in the Warner Bros cartoons to shame. However, this didn’t stop him putting a little time aside to teach his friend Katia Elizarova the basics of ...

Hollywood Succumbs To Frankenstein Fever

Mary Shelley’s gothic tale of Promethian anguish has long held a fascination for movie audiences. So much so that there is still a popular confusion over whether the name Frankenstein applies to the crazed scientist that builds a ...