Benedict Cumberbatch

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...

Film Review: 12 Years a Slave

Victoria Sadler | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Victoria Sadler

Few films will impact you like 12 Years a Slave. It's brutal, tragic and an unflinching account of slavery. But such is the talent through every aspect of this production that the film is also gripping and eminently watchable.

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: Sherlock - Saving The Best For Last

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Sherlock' started this almighty episode on the back foot, discovered by Watson "under cover" in a drug den, smacked by an indignant Molly, and almost...

WATCH: Trailer For Sherlock's Final Outing This Year

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

We've waited two years, and now it's almost over already. Sunday evening sees Sherlock making his final outing of the year in 'His Last Vow', the fina...

Sherlock Creator Confirms Series Four

The Huffington Post UK\ | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Sherlock' may be dividing viewers, but his contemporary creator says critics are wrong, AND he'll be back for a fourth series. Watson, Sherlock...

We Shouldn't View Sherlock as an Autistic Savant

Mat Greenfield | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Mat Greenfield

The fictional consulting detective can never be conclusively diagnosed but an increasing number of people seem to take it as read that he's autistic, even those who should know better.

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: Is Sherlock, And His Writers, Going Soft?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

This episode of 'Sherlock' appeared to have half the amount of script of a normal episode, with Moffat and Gatiss opting to divert from their usual hi...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: Sherlock's Return - Devotion, Deduction And How He Did It?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

The most highly-awaited show of the year returned, and within one sharp, mind-boggling minute in the company of Sherlock and Co, it was all explained ...

If You Only Watch 12 Things On TV Over New Year...

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Had enough telly yet? The good news is... there's still plenty more quality stuff coming at you courtesy of the box. Here are our picks of what's on d...

Review: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

Thomas Patrick | Posted 15.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Patrick

The characters, as always, are a well-realised and charismatic bunch, although the dwarves outside of Thorin, once again suffer due to the sheer number of them running about.

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug The middle part of Peter Jackson’s 'The Hobbit' trilogy returns us to the Middle Earth that Tolkien created,...

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Review

Tom Linay | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Tom Linay

The pacing of the film is a big improvement and the narrative wastes no time in getting into gear. The opening scene set in a dank, fetid drinking hole, shows Gandalf convincing Thorin to take a Hobbit with him on his quest to reclaim his homeland from Smaug.

'Sherlock' Star Praises US Counterpart

Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch has praised his US counterpart Jonny Lee Miller. Benedict - who plays the super sleuth in the BBC version of t...

WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch Reveals How He Became A Dragon

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch has revealed how he got into character to play a dragon in 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug'. Talking about taking on the ...

WATCH: Stars On The Red Carpet For 'The Hobbit' Premiere

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

The glittering cast of 'The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug' are gathering on the red carpet this evening for the UK premiere of the second part of Pe...

WATCH: Sherlock Lives In Series Three Trailer

Posted 09.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

The full trailer for the upcoming third series of 'Sherlock' has been unveiled. It picks up the action two years on from the events of the series t...