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.
Chelsea Flower Show
Benedict Cumberbatch and his mum weren’t the only stars at London’s Chelsea Flower Show taking place this week, May 20 to 24. Who else are we talking about? The flowers of course.
As promised last week, yesterday Benedict Cumberbatch appeared on the BBC’s coverage of the Chelsea Flower Show with his mum Wanda Ventham, talking about gardening, his roof terrace, and his memories of playing in London …
This is just advance warning: next week we’ll be bringing you some footage that might cause involuntary head-tilts, raised pulses and the irresistible urge to hug someone, while buying flowers.
See these hirsute little men? See their pointy hats? I’m ashamed to admit that they have been allowed entry into one of the finest events in the British horticultural calendar: the Chelsea Flower Show, for the first time ever.
Take a breather, Downton Abbey fans. Other than a display of flower power, there’s not a lot happening on the news front for your favorite TV period drama this week.