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Benedict Cumberbatch Inspired By Fans

Benedict Cumberbatch finds his fans' devotion ''overwhelming and utterly humbling''.The 40-year-old actor was stunned to find a huge queue of people waiting overnight for his 'Doctor Strange' panel at San Diego Comic-Con and insisted on...

Sherlock Writer Hints Benedict Cumberbatch's Success May End Hit Show

Showrunner Steven Moffat suggested the upcoming fourth season "absolutely could be" the last, as Cumberbatch and co-star Martin Freeman are in such demand in Hollywood, it's getting more and more difficult to get the stars...

Just How Long Will 'Sherlock' Be On Our Tv Screens?

Don't be alarmed, but there's a possibility that 'Sherlock' won't be on our screens for much longer according to the show's executive producer Steven Moffat. Apparently, it hangs on the schedule of stars Benedict Cumberbatch...

Stars Join Royals To Cheer On Andy Murray At Wimbledon

The Scottish tennis ace beat Canada's Milos Raonic in the men's singles finals in straight sets, and he had a lot of celebrity support. As well as the royal couple and the...

Gary Oldman To Star In Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy 2

Gary Oldman will reprise his role as George Smiley in 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy 2'.The acclaimed actor, whose impressive career includes credits in 'The Dark Knight' trilogy, 'Air Force One', the 'Harry Potter' movies and...

Benedict Cumberbatch Wanted To Be In Absolutely Fabulous

After running for six seasons over 21 years, from 1992 to 2013, the classic British sitcom Absolutely Fabulous arrives on the big screen in a flurry of champagne and cameos. Originally a short sketch on...

Benedict Cumberbatch Turns Down Absolutely Fabulous Offer

The beloved British sitcom starring Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley, which is set to hit the big screen next month (Jul16), features close to 60 celebrity cameos from the likes of Kate Moss,...

Lily Allen Urges Young People To Vote In Eu Referendum

The 31-year-old singer shared her opinion as voting kicked off on whether or not Britain should remain in the EU on Thursday (23Jun16). Lily has been very open about her referendum vote. She has been...

Benedict Cumberbatch Leads Stars Urging Britain To Stay In The Eu

More than 250 figures from the U.K.'s creative arts industries signed the appeal asking people to vote to remain in the 28 member political and economic union when Britain holds a referendum on...

Celebrities Including Benedict Cumberbatch And Keira Knightley Sign Pro-e.u. Letter

Benedict Cumberbatch, Jude Law and Keira Knightley are among nearly 300 celebrities and figures from the world of arts and entertainment to put their names to a letter urging Britain to remain within the European...

Toby Jones To Join Sherlock As Villain

The 49-year-old Capote star joined Benedict and his co-star Martin Freeman for the second episode of the hit drama's fourth season on Monday (16May16), and he admits that even he hasn't been given...

Toby Jones To Play New 'Sherlock' Villain In Series 4

More information regarding the upcoming fourth series of 'Sherlock' has finally been announced, with a new villain in tow to be portrayed by the highly underrated British actor Toby Jones. We'll always have a soft...

Damian Lewis: 'How Dare People Pretend To Be Redheads?'

The 45-year-old actor is famous for his bright locks and beard, and is thrilled that the shade has become "trendy" in recent months. But one thing Damian isn't keen on is some of his fellow...

Benedict Cumberbatch Doesn't Rate His Looks

The Sherlock actor's quirky appearance hasn't stopped him landing on sexiest men lists and scoring an army of female followers, who have themselves "Cumberb**ches", but he doesn't understand their attraction to him....

Marvel Defends 'Doctor Strange' Against 'Whitewashing' Casting Claims

Following recent accusations of ‘whitewashing’ in its casting process, the Marvel studio has defended itself against selecting Tilda Swinton to play The Ancient One, a traditionally Asian character, in its upcoming movie Doctor Strange.The Disney-owned...

Tilda Swinton Addresses 'Doctor Strange' Casting Controversy

Tilda Swinton has spoken out about the controversy surrounding her casting in new Marvel movie Doctor Strange. In the film Swinton plays Doctor Strange’s mentor, the Ancient One, a character who has traditionally been depicted...

Tilda Swinton: 'I'm Not Asian In Doctor Strange'

In the new Marvel movie the British actress plays Ancient One, who in the original Doctor Strange comic book series is a man from Tibet, but in the film will be agender....

Prepare For The Cumbergrinch! Benedict Cumberbatch Cast As 'The Grinch' In New Dr Seuss Adaptation

Benedict Cumberbatch’s march in Hollywood is continuing apace with another high-profile casting, this time as The Grinch in a new animated adaptation of Dr Seuss’s children’s classic ‘How The Grinch Stole Christmas!’The news was announced...

Benedict Cumberbatch To Voice The Grinch

Chris Meledandri, the chief executive of the Illumination Entertainment production company, revealed the Sherlock actor would voice the famous Dr. Seuss character for a new animated version of How the Grinch Stole Christmas,...

Marvel Veteran Gave Notes On Doctor Strange Script

Produced by Marvel Studios and Walt Disney, Doctor Strange tells the story of Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch), a neurosurgeon who after a horrific car accident discovers a hidden world of magic and alternate dimensions. The...

Benedict Cumberbatch Producing Guantanamo Bay Film

The Sherlock star has signed on to develop a film about suspected terrorist Mohamedou Ould Slahi, who has been imprisoned at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility in Cuba without ever being charged with...

Everything We Know So Far About 'Sherlock' Series 4

The fourth season of 'Sherlock' is finally on the way, even if we'll have to wait until next year to see it. We've been promised that Holmes will face demons from his past and his...

'Sherlock' Series Four Begins Filming

Benedict Cumberbatch has said he’s “thrilled” to be back working on the series that made him a megastar, as filming for the long-awaited season four of ‘Sherlock’ finally gets under way.Fans of the BBC series...

Benedict Cumberbatch Pops Into Store Dressed As Doctor Strange

Cumberbatch, 39, popped into the JHU Comic Books dressed as sorcerer Doctor Stephen Strange (03Apr16) after he had finishing filming scenes nearby in New York on Sunday (03Apr16).The store's manager Rene Rosa said staff and...

Charli Xcx In 'Angry Birds' Movie: 6 More Unusual Casting Choices Of 2016

When casting for a movie or play takes a truly unexpected turn, it can often be for the best. Like when comedy actors such as Steve Carell and Robin Williams went for serious roles in...

Behold The Cumberbunnies! A Benedict Cumberbatch You Can Eat

Easter’s just around the corner and for some it seems a good old fashioned chocolate egg just won't cut it. Enter the Cumberbunny, an edible chocolate rabbit with the face of ‘Sherlock’ star Benedict Cumberbatch....

Benedict Cumberbatch And Gillian Anderson Sponsor Refugees

The stars, plus Jude Law, Dominic West and Brian Eno, have signed onto a buddy system to help and support a child residing in the so-called "Jungle" camp without its parents....

Benedict Cumberbatch, Nicole Kidman And Mark Rylance Lead Olivier Nominations

Benedict Cumberbatch has picked up a best actor nomination at this year’s Olivier awards, for his role as Hamlet at London’s Barbican theatre last summer. The annual awards, which are in their 40th year, celebrate...

Nicole Kidman Named Best Actress At Whatsonstage Awards

The 48-year-old actress looked incredible for the occasion, held at the Prince of Wales Theatre in the West End, wearing a high-neck tulle dress with a bird and floral embellishments. Nicole was seen beaming and...

Jude Law Recruits Celebrities For Refugee Campaign

The Alfie star visited migrant "jungle" camps in Calais and Dunkirk in France earlier this month (Feb16) and was so horrified by the conditions that he decided to create the campaign to urge...

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