In what’s surely a genius marketing move, DreamWorks Animation has wrangled Benedict Cumberbatch into appearing at San Diego Comic-Con this year to promote “The Penguins of Madagascar.” Let’s be honest — how many SDCC attendees would otherwise wait in line for hours outside of Hall H just to see a preview of yet another “Madagascar” spin-off? Now Hall… Continue reading Brace Yourself for Benedict Cumberbatch's Comic-Con Debut
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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
Benedict Cumberbatch is incredible in
“Sherlock,” but did you know that the actor also does impressions? In order to understand just how incredible this really is, enjoy videos in which Cumberbatch imitates Chewbacca, Alan Rickman and more.
An “Alan Rickman-off” with Jimmy Fallon
Obi-Wan Kenobi (while driving on “Top Gear” — look for the impression at 4:30)
Chewbacca (with Harrison Ford listening)
It must be cool to be a member of U2: They’ve got boatloads of Grammys, they’re Academy Award nominees, they know/are Bono. So it makes sense that someone would try to join their ranks. But did you expect it… Continue reading Oscars 2014: Benedict Cumberbatch Photobombs U2 (PHOTO)
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We’ve seen Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange, we’ve seen him as Smaug, and we’ve… Continue reading Benedict Cumberbatch Ready to Climb 'Blood Mountain'