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Benedict Cumberbatch 'Honoured' As Sherlock Tops Favourite Tv Characters Poll

The 40-year-old actor has portrayed Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's much-loved sleuth Sherlock Holmes in the BBC adaptation of the author's work since 2010, alongside Martin Freeman as sidekick Dr. John Watson. Sherlock has gained a...

Rogue One Leads Empire Award Nominations

'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' leads the nominations at the Three Empire Awards with nine nods.The sci-fi spin-off is up for the coveted Best Film accolade but faces competition from 'Arrival', 'Hunt For the...

Paul Weller Makes Cameo Appearance In Sherlock Finale

The fourth series of the much loved detective series, featuring Benedict Cumberbatch, 40, as a modern day Sherlock Holmes alongside Martin Freeman, 45, as his sidekick Dr. Watson, came to an end on...

'The Final Problem': Sherlock Season Four Finale Explains The Mysterious Sherrinford [Spoilers]

The question all along, it seems, was not ''who' is Sherrinford?', but rather ''what' is Sherrinford?'. The season four finale of 'Sherlock' entitled 'The Final Problem' was rife with plot twists and a story much...

'The Lying Detective': Sherlock Is On The Brink Of Death In Episode Two [Spoilers]

Another jaw-dropping episode from 'Sherlock' season 4 this weekend which saw this complicated sleuth meet the most evil man he has ever come across. And, potentially, the most evil woman. 'The Lying Detective' is the...

Zoe Saldana's Gamora Confirmed For Avengers: Infinity War

Zoe Saldana is to reprise her role as Gamora for 'Avengers: Infinity War'.The 38-year-old actress is to don green body paint once again to play the 'Guardians of the Galaxy' character in The Marvel Cinematic...

Avengers: Infinity War To Be Filmed In Scotland

'Avengers: Infinity War' will reportedly be shot in Scotland.The Marvel Cinematic Universe movie will see Robert Downey Jr. returning as Iron Man, Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Chris Evans as Captain America and the rest of...

Sketches Of Ryan Gosling As Doctor Strange Emerge

The Notebook hunk was long rumoured to have been a frontrunner for the blockbuster role before Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch was officially brought onboard for the 2016 project, and now noted concept artist...

'The Six Thatchers' Marks A Shocking Start To 'Sherlock' Season 4

The New Year's Day episode of 'Sherlock' was one of the most surprising and divisive yet. A shocking death, a fractured friendship and the ghost of Moriarty plagues this episode, and indeed will no doubt...

It's Official: Benedict Cumberbatch Takes Doctor Strange To 'Thor: Ragnarok'

After a number of clues that have been unveiled over the last few months, it has finally been confirmed that Benedict Cumberbatch's Doctor Strange will make an appearance in the upcoming 'Thor: Ragnarok' film in...

From Doctor Strange To Sherlock: Ten Of Our Favourite Benedict Cumberbatch Characters

Benedict Cumberbatch is set to return in a new series of 'Sherlock' soon, but that's just the tip of the iceberg compared to what he's got coming up. He will reprise his Doctor Strange role...

Benedict Cumberbatch 'Very, Very Proud' Of Sherlock's Success

The 40-year-old actor reprises his role as the super sleuth for the upcoming fourth series of the BBC show. However, when it comes to the success of the show, Benedict insists he wasn't thinking about...

'Sherlock' Creators Tease Fans Over Future Of The Series

‘Sherlock’ returns for a full series for the first time in nearly three years on New Year’s Day – but the growing Hollywood success of its chief stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman means that...

Amanda Abbington 'Getting Close' To The Fall Actor

Amanda Abbington has been spotted ''getting close'' to actor Jonjo O'Neill.The 42-year-old actress and Martin Freeman - who share 10-year-old son Joe and eight-year-old daughter Grace - announced their split last week after 16 years...

Benedict Cumberbatch: 'Sherlock Has Changed My Personality'

The British actor has portrayed the fictional detective in the BBC series Sherlock since 2010 and got back into character for the fourth season, which starts on New Year's Day (01Jan17). As well as garnering...

Top 10 Must-see Christmas Crackers

Christmas telly is the best, and this year's no different. Instead of re-watching the old holiday movies you've seen numerous times, get stuck in to what the BBC and Sky have to offer over the...

Martin Freeman And Amanda Abbington 'Ok' After Split

On Thursday (22Dec16), it was revealed The Hobbit star and actress Amanda had called time on their 16-year romance. The pair met on the set of U.K. film Men Only in 2000 and have children...

Amanda Abbington Will 'Remain Best Friends' With Martin Freeman

Amanda Abbington says she will ''remain best friends'' with Martin Freeman, despite their split.The 42-year-old actress and 'The Hobbit' star - who share 10-year-old son Joe and eight-year-old daughter Grace - announced their split earlier...

Doctor Strange Creator Jon Spaihts Keen To Pen Sequel

'Doctor Strange' creator Jon Spaihts would be ''delighted'' to write a sequel.The 66-year-old screenwriter worked on the money-spinning Marvel movie, which is based on neurosurgeon-turned-sorcerer Stephen Strange, and has confirmed he wants to be involved...

Steven Moffat Assures Fans Series Four Is Not The End For 'Sherlock'

‘Sherlock’ fans can finally stop panicking, as showrunner Steven Moffat has confirmed that the BBC show will not end after its fourth season.Worry hit fans a few months ago when star Benedict Cumberbatch was quoted...

James Mcavoy Pretended To Be Posh To Get Ahead In Hollywood

The Scottish star first came to the British public’s attention as a TV actor, featuring in shows like Shameless, before becoming a bonafide movie star.While he has used his real voice on camera before, he...

Martin Freeman Fuels Rumours Of Sherlock Ending At Series Four

It has long been speculated that the next season of the BBC's portrayal of the detective drama could be the last. Star Benedict Cumberbatch was forced to backtrack earlier this year (16) when he caused...

Mads Mikkelsen: Villains Aren't Always Dark

Mads Mikkelsen thinks villains aren't always dark characters.The 50-year-old actor has played a string of murderous psychopaths, such as Kaecilius in 'Doctor Strange,' super-villain Le Chiffe in 'Casino Royale' and cannibal doctor Hannibal Lecter in...

Benedict Cumberbatch's Nose Nearly Cost Him 'Sherlock' Role

‘Sherlock’ writer and co-creator Mark Gatiss has revealed that Benedict Cumberbatch almost missed out on playing the detective, because he didn't have the right look.Speaking to The Sunday People, Gatiss said Cumberbatch was originally thought...

Benedict Cumberbatch Wasn't 'Sexy' Enough For Sherlock Producers

The Doctor Strange star, who is known for his quirky appearance, has become an unlikely sex symbol in recent years, but Sherlock creator Mark Gatiss reveals BBC bosses were unsure about Benedict's fan...

Benedict Cumberbatch Salutes Sherlock Producer At Awards Gala

The actor took the stage at the Park Lane Hilton Hotel to celebrate one of the people behind the popular detective series, calling her "a brilliant woman". Vertue, who was also a...

Doctor Strange Becomes Marvel's Biggest Solo Movie

'Doctor Strange' has become Marvel's biggest solo movie. The superhero film - which features Benedict Cumberbatch in the titular role - has grossed $616 million worldwide, surpassing 2008 movie Iron Man's $585 million, to become...

Why Does Holmes Look So Contemptuous In New 'Sherlock' Series 4 Images?

Holmes doesn't look thrilled at the idea of becoming a sort-of uncle according to new pictures released ahead of the broadcast of 'Sherlock' season 4, but with Watson becoming quite the hands of father he's...

Expectant Father Benedict Cumberbatch Plans To Cut Down On Movie Workload

The British actor’s stellar career has seen him dominate the big screen, small screen and theatre stages over the last few years, in parts including Doctor Strange, Sherlock Holmes and Hamlet. While Benedict appears busier...

Eddie Redmayne's 'Wonderful' Advice From Benedict Cumberbatch

Eddie Redmayne finds it ''kind of wonderful'' getting advice from Benedict Cumberbatch.The 'Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them' star admits it is ''freakin' odd'' how parallel the two actors' lives are but is glad...

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