Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Takes On Another Shakespeare Role

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch will play the lead role in a TV adaptation of Shakespeare’s ‘Richard III’ - while his ‘Sherlock’ co-star Martin Freeman...

Brian Clemens: The Professional Behind Bodie and Doyle

Roger Crow | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

Brian Clemens is one of the most influential British writer/producer/directors in history having created The Avengers, The New Avengers and a string of international hit series and films. With the release of his classic TV series The Professionals on Blu-ray, DVD and download, I spoke to Brian about his life and work.

'Benedict Cumberbatch Is A Posh Boy Playing Posh Boys'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

'EastEnders' actor Danny Dyer has spoken out about the snobbery that exists within the entertainment business and singled out 'Sherlock' star Benedict...

Sherlock Gets A Very, Erm, Loving Makeover By Nordic Fans

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Sherlock' fans have oft-remarked on the strangely intense nature of the friendship between Sherlock (Benedict Cumberbatch) and John Watson (Martin Fr...

Benedict's Biggest Challenge Yet?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch may have carved out a big screen career to rival any of his Hollywood peers, but it seems he can't resist the lure of the boards ...

Benedict Cumberbatch Shows Tom Hiddleston How It's Done

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch's voice is just one of the many distinctive traits that have made him so popular with a worldwide fanbase. So it's no surpris...

WATCH: That Benedict Cumberbatch U2 Photobomb Is Even Better On Video

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Comedy

The only thing better than the picture of Benedict Cumberbatch photobombing U2 on the Oscars red carpet? The video of him doing so. And the only...

Why Silly Stuff Really Does Matter... Just Look at This Year's Oscars

Verity Stockdale | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Verity Stockdale

True to form, the Oscars on Sunday night was a truly momentous occasion. Even the Monday morning dopiness brought on by staying up to watch it on television was offset by the excitement of scrutinising every last detail and poring over critiques.

'Sherlock Is An Absolute B*****d'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch has revealed that he’s had enough of playing the smart guy and would love to take on character who is more intell...

'Sherlock And Doctor Who Remakes Would Be Insane'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Sherlock' boss Steven Moffat has promised the detective show and his fellow BBC drama 'Doctor Who' will not be subject to cheesy remakes. He said ...

Feminism Is Not About Female Behaviour

Victoria Sadler | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Victoria Sadler

When oh when will men stop "correcting" women on their feminism? It is not demeaning to women, how they choose to represent themselves. It is demeaning though, and extraordinarily patronising in the most perversely ironic of ways, for a man to appropriate feminism to his side of the argument to "correct" female behaviour.

Benedict's Beef With The Cumberbitches - 'Subservient, Demeaning'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch has admitted he finds the whole 'Cumberbitches' tag for his huge fanbase "subservient and demeaning". Benedict Cumberbatch ...

Benedict Cumberbatch On Playing 'Brilliant Men, I'm Far Off'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch plays Wikileaks founder Julian Assange in The Fifth Estate opposite Daniel Bruhl (as Daniel Berg). We heard what he thinks abo...

Benedict Cumberbatch Has A Young Doppelgänger

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Try to remain calm, but there's a new Benedict Cumberbatch in town, well, not quite but the 'Sherlock' star HAS got a teen doppelgänger. Brit Tyle...

Benedict Cumberbatch's 100 Sexiest Snaps

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch - you either get the mega attraction, or you don't. The 'Sherlock' star started stealing hearts as the enigmatic detective in...

Why Benedict Cumberbatch ALMOST Turned Down 'Sherlock'!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Sherlock' may have made him a star (and reluctant sex symbol) the world over, but Benedict Cumberbatch has revealed why he almost turned down the ico...

Why Benedict Is Wrong to Censor His Cumberbitches

Victoria Sadler | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Victoria Sadler

The Cumberbitches. That's what the most devoted fans called themselves. I actually liked it. I thought it was great word play, sharp, instantly recognisable and just a little bit in your face. And as soon as the term was coined, it went viral as quickly as 'credit crunch.'

Celebrities Read Out Mean Tweets About Themselves

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Comedy

Yes, Jimmy Kimmel's series continues - and this one is a bumper crop, including not just Cumberbatch and Clooney but also the the likes of Bill Murray...

WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch On 'Sesame Street'. OH YES.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Comedy

And presumably millions of American children's days, too... But stuff them! This is one for 'Sherlock' fans! Yes, here's a clip from 'Sesame Street...

Julia Roberts On Working, And Fighting, With Meryl Streep

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Julia Roberts is just one of the famous faces flinging barbed remarks across the dinner table in 'August: Osage County', which goes on release in the ...

PHOTOS: Vote On Your Favourite Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland and Tahira Mirza | Posted 29.03.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland a...

OSCARS 2014: '12 Years A Slave', 'Philomena' Lead British Hopes

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

'12 Years A Slave' goes into this year's Oscars as the hot favourite for collective gold, scooping nominations in several of the leading categories, a...

Sherlock's New Clothes: The Shamefulness of Season Three

Kate Rose | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Kate Rose

I LOVE Sherlock. The energy, the sense of humour, the casting, the writing, that coat - seasons one and two have been my happy place on many an idle evening and nursed me through more than one sick day. So, like about 98% of the internet, I was waiting with bated breath for series three. And you know what? It was rubbish. Sorry, but it was.

It's Sherlock - The Musical!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy

If, like us, you've been thinking 'We're really not sure about this latest season of 'Sherlock'. If only it had songs...' then look no further than th...

Mystery Of Sherlock's Missing Viewers

Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Despite being the dramatic conclusion to the third series, Sunday's episode of 'Sherlock' had fans reaching for the remote. The show rated lower th...