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Benedict Cumberbatch And Emma Watson Appointed As Fellows Of Oxford College

Actors Benedict Cumberbatch and Emma Watson are among 11 newly appointed visiting fellows at Lady Margaret Hall colledge in Oxford, The Guardian reports. The star -studded list also includes Pet Shop Boys singer Neil Tennant,...

Chris Martin And Nine More Of Our Favourite Celebrity Impressionists

It's always awesome to discover the untapped hidden talents of celebrities; talents not necessarily used to a great extent in their everyday work. Some stars - whether they're singers or actors - possess the extremely...

Julian Assange To Be Quizzed Over Rape Allegations

The controversial Australian journalist, who was portrayed by Benedict Cumberbatch in 2013 movie The Fifth Estate, sought asylum at the Ecuadorian embassy in London in 2012 in a bid to avoid arrest and...

Benedict Cumberbatch Lands Spot On U.k. Theatre's Most Influential List

The Sherlock star's 12-week run in the William Shakespeare play sold out in just seven hours, and extra tickets were awarded via a ballot system while fans camped outside the Barbican Centre in...

'Sherlock' Victorian Special Tops China Box Office After Worldwide Cinematic Success

Though quite a few people have complained that it was too confusing, the ‘Sherlock’ special length episode ‘The Abominable Bride’ has become an international box office success in cinemas in addition to its high ratings...

'Sherlock' Special Draws Largest Tv Audience During Festive Period

‘Sherlock’s’ latest special, which aired on New Year’s Day, has attracted the highest viewing figures of the festive period with 8.4 million Britons tuning in to BBC1. The drama starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Matin Freeman...

Will Smith And Hugh Jackman's Top Gear Car Fetches $27,000 At Auction

The red Vauxhall Astra is the last ever vehicle used in the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car segment before the motoring show's hosts Jeremy Clarkson, James May, and Richard Hammond left earlier...

Benedict Cumberbatch, Charlotte Church And Other Celebs Criticised For Speaking Out About Political Topics

Outspoken celebrities such as Benedict Cumberbatch, George Clooney, Katie Hopkins and Charlotte Church have been condemned in a new article by a former special adviser to the Conservative Home Secretary Theresa May.Cumberbatch, 39, famously used...

Actress Olivia Poulet Marries

The Thick of It star, who split from Cumberbatch in 2011 after 10 years together, tied the knot with actor Laurence Dobiesz on Thursday (24Dec15).A picture obtained by Britain's Daily Mail newspaper shows the couple...

Mads Mikkelsen Officially Cast As Doctor Strange Villain

Marvel bosses Kevin Feige and Stephen Broussard have confirmed the casting to EW.com, revealing the Danish actor will play a sorcerer in the much-anticipated new film, which will star Benedict Cumberbatch. "Mads...

Get Your First Look At Benedict Cumberbatch In Marvel's 'Doctor Strange'

Benedict Cumberbatch covers this week’s issue of Entertainment Weekly, but not as you know him. The actor appears for the first time as Marvel’s Doctor Strange, nearly a year before the film is scheduled to...

From Doctor Who To Downton Abbey: Here's Your UK Christmas Tv Schedule

We don't want to advocate spending Christmas in front of the telly as opposed to catching up with your family, but it'll be hard to resist with the array of entertainment on offer during the...

Will Ferrell Defends Benedict Cumberbatch Over Zoolander 2

A trailer for the comedy sequel showed Benedict playing an androgynous model, and the portrayal angered transgender activists, who called it a "cartoonish mockery of androgyne/trans/non-binary individuals". A petition was launched criticising...

Get Your First Look At The So-named Abominable Bride In New Sherlock Teaser Trailer

It's been nearly two years since the last episode of 'Sherlock' was aired, and fans have been waiting patiently for the assured next instalment. The excitement started building when it was announced that it would...

Benedict Cumberbatch To Play Lead Role In 'The War Magician'

Benedict Cumberbatch has added another commitment to his crammed schedule with the announcement that he’ll be portraying the British war hero, Jasper Maskelyne, in a new movie called The War Magician.In news broken by The...

Marriage, Hamlet And Graham Norton: Benedict Cumberbatch's Best Moments Of 2015

Benedict Cumberbatch has kept us smiling all year, whether it be through his vocal support of world issues, his acting talent or his infectious humour, so it's only right that we reflect on his best...

'Zoolander 2' Co-writer Justin Theroux Responds To Criticism Over Benedict Cumberbatch's Character

Zoolander 2 co-writer Justin Theroux has the defend the film against critics who have called for it to be boycotted over Benedict Cumberbatch’s character. Cumberbatch’s character Ali was accused by some of being ‘transphobic’ when...

Benedict Cumberbatch's Heartwarming Note To Santa

The actor has become a national treasure thanks to his work on the big and small screens, and added the role of father to his résumé earlier this year (15) when he and his wife...

Benedict Cumberbatch Leads List Of Celebrity Letters To Santa

‘Sherlock Holmes’ star Benedict Cumberbatch is among the celebrities sharing their letters to Santa this year, as part of the Letters Live series, marking national letter writing day. In his letter Cumberbatch states that Christmas...

Benedict Cumberbatch Leads Theatre Awards Nominations

Cumberbatch's performance at London's Barbican theatre helped win the production the joint highest number of nominations with nine, tied with the musical Kinky Boots. The Sherlock star's role earned him a nod...

David Beckham Selling Old Car For Christmas Charity Drive

The retired soccer star purchased the Volkswagen Golf in 1994 when he was just 19 years old, and he has now handed it over to be sold at an auction to help Great...

Here's Why Benedict Cumberbatch Is The Best 'Graham Norton Show' Guest - Video

Friday's episode of 'The Graham Norton Show' (November 27th 2015) had us crying with mirth yet again with the reapearance of by far the best guest, Benedict Cumberbatch. He was accompanied by his 'Black Mass'...

'Zoolander 2' Breaks Record For Most Watched Comedy Trailer

Zoolander 2 is still months away from hitting cinemas, but it’s already broken a record thanks to its trailer. The comedy, starring Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson, is released on February 2nd, but fans have...

Benedict Cumberbatch Wants A "Batch Of Boys" With Wife Sophie Hunter

He may be in the middle of his first experience of fatherhood with all the sleepless nights that entails, but Benedict Cumberbatch has said that he already wants more children with his wife Sophie Hunter.The...

Benedict Cumberbatch Planning More Kids

The Sherlock star married the theatre director in February (15) and she delivered their first child, a son named Christopher Carlton, in June (15), but the actor has remained mainly tight-lipped over the...

Benedict Cumberbatch Was Just As Confused As Us With Victorian 'Sherlock' At First

Fans will be glad to know that they weren't the only ones who were totally baffled when it surfaced that the next episode of 'Sherlock' will be in a Victorian setting. Star Benedict Cumberbatch was...

Chiwetel Ejiofor: 'I'd Hate To Have Benedict Cumberbatch's Kind Of Fame'

The British actors are currently filming Marvel movie Doctor Strange together and Chiwetel has witnessed firsthand how full-on the Sherlock star's fans can be. Benedict's supporters - nicknamed Cumberb**ches - are a far cry from...

Benedict Cumberbatch Sceptical About Sherlock Holiday Special

The 39-year-old actor plays the titular role in the hit television series, which is a modernised adaptation of stories featuring legendary detective character Sherlock Holmes.Sherlock Holmes was originated by writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle near...

Protesters Threaten Zoolander 2 Boycott

Zoolander 2 is a follow-up to the original 2001 movie, with director/actor Ben and Owen Wilson reprising their roles as two warring male models. They are joined in the new film by...

Petition Calls For Boycott Of 'Zoolander 2' Over 'Harmful' Trans Character

Just days after its first trailer hit, the upcoming Zoolander sequel has come under fire due to Benedict Cumberbatch’s character. Cumberbatch plays an androgynous model named Ali in the film, but some LGBT activists have...

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