Name: Benedict Cumberbatch
Birth Name: 
Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch
Birth Date: 
July 19, 1976
Birth Place: 
Hammersmith, London, England
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 371

Benedict Cumberbatch: I’m Sorry I Referred to Black Actors As “Colored!”

Posted Tuesday January 27, 2015 8:45 AM GMT

He’s one of the most gentle and humble hunks in the industry, and when Benedict Cumberbatch misspoke during his recent interview with Tavis Smiley he immediately issued an apology.


Benedict Cumberbatch Leggings Exist!

Posted Thursday January 22, 2015 10:59 AM GMT

For ladies who can’t seem to get enough Benedict Cumberbatch, there’s great news- there’s a company in Los Angeles that makes custom-designed leggings featuring the “Sherlock” stud.

The Poprageous label just unveiled the new offering, teamed with a matching top, and it’s just in time to watch Benedict win an Oscar at the Academy Awards next month.


Benedict Cumberbatch Tries Out Some New Names on “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Posted Tuesday January 20, 2015 10:50 AM GMT

He’s up for a Best Actor Oscar, and Benedict Cumberbatch is one of the most beloved men in today’s entertainment industry.

However, Jimmy Kimmel had a sneaking suspicion that the “Sherlock” stud’s appeal was all due to his unique name, so he had Mr. Cumberbatch film a series of introductionsin which he used a variety of monikers.


Benedict Cumberbatch Discusses Baby Names on “Ellen”

Posted Wednesday January 14, 2015 6:29 PM GMT

He’s thrilled to be on the road to fatherhood, and Benedict Cumberbatch stopped by “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” on Wednesday (January 14) to talk about possible monikers for his little baby-to-be.


Benedict Cumberbatch & Keira Knightley Turn Out for 72nd Golden Globe Awards

Posted Sunday January 11, 2015 9:05 PM GMT

It’s one of the biggest nights of the year for the film and television industries, so it’s no wonder Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley were in the house for the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards earlier this evening (January 11).


Report: Baby On the Way for Benedict Cumberbatch

Posted Wednesday January 7, 2015 8:20 AM GMT

He got engaged to Sophie Hunter back in November and now it sounds like Benedict Cumberbatch and his fiance are expecting their first child together. The “Sherlock” stud and his gorgeous gal are rumored to be pregnant, with the New York Post reporting that Sophie is “a few months along.”

Benedict met Sophie in 2009 on the set of “Burlesque Fairytales,” and they announced their engagement the old fashioned way- they took out an ad in the Times of London.


Shailene Woodley, Reese Witherspoon & Emma Stone Score W Magazine Covers Honoring Best Performances

Posted Tuesday January 6, 2015 9:33 AM GMT

Celebrating the cornucopia of fabulous films from this past year, W Magazine has created seven different covers for their Best Performances edition.


Benedict Cumberbatch: Looking Forward to Working With Marvel on “Doctor Strange”

Posted Monday January 5, 2015 8:13 PM GMT

In Hollywood, it’s just as important to say “yes” to the right films as it is to say “no” to the wrong ones, and Benedict Cumberbatch is confident in his decision to star in “Doctor Strange.”

In a new interview, the “Imitation Game” guy explains that he’s not worried about making the wrong call on a bad flick. Benedict explains, “I don’t think it’s a risk because of Marvel. Marvel is a stable of bringing out ordinary comic characters and turning them into screen-like gods.”