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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...

Ewan Mcgregor Joins Fargo Cast

The Big Fish star will pull double duty to portray two brothers, Emmit and Ray Stussy, in season three of the anthology series, which is set in and around Fargo, North Dakota....

Martin Freeman Fronts New 'Eat Kind' Campaign For National Vegetarian Week

The actor has teamed up with officials at the Humane Society International/UK for the new ad, which encourages Brits to think about "the compelling animal welfare, human health and environmental reasons to reduce...

Tom Hiddleston Busts A Move At Tv Baftas Bash

The 35-year-old British actor hit the headlines last week (02May16) when a video emerged of him dancing at the Met Gala with Taylor Swift. And Sunday saw him dust off his dancing shoes once again...

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...

Amanda Abbington Fined Over Speeding Offences

The 41 year old, who appears opposite her husband in hit U.K. TV drama Sherlock, appeared at a magistrates' court in England this week (beg08Feb16) to plead guilty to two speeding offences. She...

Martin Freeman Buys Hot Drinks For Protesting Doctors

Junior medics across the U.K. staged their first strike in 40 years on Tuesday in a row over contracts, pay, and working hours, and the Sherlock star helped one group picketing outside the...

'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...

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...

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 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...

Martin Freeman Glad He Is Not In The Office Spin-off Movie

The Hobbit star played sales representative Tim Canterbury alongside Gervais' general manager David Brent in the U.K. TV show, which ran from 2001 to 2003. Ricky has revived Brent for a spin-off...

What You Need To Know About Sherlock Special 'The Abominable Bride'

By now, fans are used to being drip fed episodes of 'Sherlock' - what more can you expect with two award-winning Hollywood actors in the lead roles? - but ever since Steven Moffat and Mark...

Benedict Cumberbatch Targeted By Obsessed Fan

Red ribbons were tied to the Sherlock star's car and a window at the North London home he shares with his wife Sophie and baby son Christopher, editors at the U.K.'s Sunday Mirror...

Benedict Cumberbatch Reportedly Calls Police Over Stalker Fears

Benedict Cumberbatch has reportedly called the police over ‘an obsessed fan’ who is said to have made several trips to the ‘Sherlock’ actor’s house, leaving red ribbons outside. The actor is said to have become...

J.r.r. Tolkien's Annotated Map Of Middle-earth Goes On Sale

A map of Middle-Earth annotated by author J.R.R. Tolkien has gone up for sale, after being discovered in a copy of The Lord of the Rings, owned by illustrator Pauline Baynes. The map show that...

'Sherlock' Christmas Special Becomes Global Event, As Bbc Plans Cinema Screenings Around The World

This year’s Sherlock Christmas special is set to become a global event like never before, with the episode set to be screened in cinemas around the world. According to the Radio Times, the special episode...

Martin Freeman's Twitter Fears

Martin Freeman has joked if he joined Twitter it could end his career.The 44-year-old actor has taken on roles in several much loved franchises, most notably in TV shows 'The Office' and 'Sherlock' and 'The...

Martin Freeman Appeals To British Prime Minister For Circus Animal Ban

The Sherlock star wants Cameron to follow through on his promise to introduce legislation to prohibit wild animals from performing in the travelling shows. In the letter, sent on behalf of People...

Steven Moffat Calls For Action Over Online Threats

The Hobbit actor and his partner Amanda Abbington contacted police earlier this month (Sep15) after they found menacing messages and death threats from an unknown blogger. Moffat admits he has received threats...

Martin Freeman Reports 'Sherlock' Based Death Threats To The Police

A fanatic Benedict Cumberbatch devotee has been reported to the police by ‘Sherlock’ co-stars Martin Freeman and Amanda Abbington after directing death threats against them online, claiming that they “giving him [Cumberbatch] a bad name”.Abbington...

Martin Freeman Contacts Police Over Death Threats

The Sherlock co-stars, who have been together since 2000, contacted the authorities over a series of nasty posts by an unknown blogger, which included death threats. The posts were screengrabbed by Abbington...

The Hulk Cut Out Of Captain America: Civil War

The Hulk has been cut out of 'Captain America: Civil War'.The iconic comic book character - played by Mark Ruffalo - was originally due to appear in the much-anticipated new Marvel movie, but was ultimately...

Elizabeth Tan: Martin Freeman Has Beautiful Feet

Martin Freeman has the ''most beautiful'' feet.The 43-year-old actor was treated to a pedicure in scenes for his 2011 movie 'Swinging With The Finkels' and contrary to the enlarged hairy trotters of his Hobbit character...

Stars Turn Out For Benedict Cumberbatch's Hamlet Opening Night

The play has already hit the headlines thanks to one reviewer who gave her opinion about the Shakespeare production early during preview performances and Cumberbatch making a plea to fans to stop filming...

Martin Freeman Isn't A 'Typical' Actor

Martin Freeman's partner says he's not a ''typical'' actor.Amanda Abbington has revealed she admires the 'Sherlock' star's decision to turn down work he doesn't think is right.She said: ''I'm just dead proud of him. He...

'Sherlock' Will Be More 'Polished' In Victorian Era, Says Steven Moffat

‘Sherlock’ showrunner Steven Moffat has revealed that Benedict Cumberbatch’s character will be a little different once he’s transported back to the Victorian era in the show’s upcoming Christmas special. Speaking during the TCA press tour...

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