In “The Imitation Game,” the
“Sherlock” plays World War II British code-breaker Alan Turing. While instrumental in cracking Nazi Germany’s codes, Turing was later prosecuted and chemically castrated after his homosexuality was revealed. The film, directed by Morten Tyldum, co-stars Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, Rory Kinnear, Charles Dance, Mark Strong, Allen Leech and Matthew Beard.
“The Imitation Game” is set to be released in Nov. 2014.