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Attack of the CumHard

Lainey Posted by Lainey at December 10, 2015 22:54:44 December 10, 2015 22:54:44
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Will you join me in some humour at the end of a long day, courtesy the CumHards? Because it’s after 5pm and I still have an interview to do for etalk, two hours to go, and I needed this, I really needed it. And crazy stupid fans are always, always good for some joy. A reader called Juliet just sent over an article about Benedict Cumberbatch’s CumHards and their conspiracy theories and how they tried to get the writer fired. Full Story

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Alien Lizard King honored by unsuspecting human queen

Sarah Posted by Sarah at November 11, 2015 20:34:49 November 11, 2015 20:34:49
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Benedict Cumberbatch, king of the reptiloids of Garlactaca-9, was made a Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) by Queen Elizabeth II, a human monarch wholly unsuspecting of her world’s pending colonization. The CBE is awarded to “those making distinguished or notable contributions in their own specific areas of activity”. Full Story

Behold, the Cumberbeard

Sarah Posted by Sarah at November 6, 2015 20:55:59 November 6, 2015 20:55:59
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Here is Benedict Cumberbatch on the set of Doctor Strange, which has begun production just days after Cumberbatch finished his run as Hamlet on the West End. They’re on location in Nepal, which means that Tilda F*cking Swinton is probably around, too, since it’s her character that Stephen Strange meets in Nepal. Full Story

Sherlock’s Victorian Christmas

Sarah Posted by Sarah at October 8, 2015 16:16:52 October 8, 2015 16:16:52
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Sherlock season four won’t premiere until next year—waiting for this show is the worst—so to tide us over the BBC and Masterpiece Theater are giving us a Christmas special this December, for which we now have a trailer. Christmas specials aren’t really a thing in the US anymore—unless you count the inevitable Singer From Network Competition Show Holiday Extravaganza Night—because the Star Wars Holiday Special pretty much ruined Full Story

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Neither Benedict Cumberbatch nor Jake G are playing Nikola Tesla

Sarah Posted by Sarah at September 28, 2015 13:56:13 September 28, 2015 13:56:13
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That’s my takeaway from the news that Benedict Cumberbatch and Jake Gyllenhaal are in talks to star in a movie called The Current War, based on the nineteenth century patents arms race between Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse for control of the budding electric industry. At the heart of the Current War was Edison’s direct current system going up against NIKOLA TESLA’s alternating current system—Tesla designed the electric grid as we know it today—which was a much more efficient, and cheaper, way of transmitting large quantities of electricity. Full Story

Christopher Carlton Cumberbatch

Duana Posted by Duana at August 31, 2015 14:17:44 August 31, 2015 14:17:44
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According to the Daily Mail, Benedict Cumberbatch’s son has been named Christopher Carlton Cumberbatch. CCC. I have thoughts, as if you didn’t know. I don’t usually care about a monogram, but there’s something about the CCC that really seems unfinished. Full Story

Benedict Cumberbatch is ready for the press

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 26, 2015 15:02:55 August 26, 2015 15:02:55
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They were complaining about a breach of protocol when negative reviews for Benedict Cumberbatch’s Hamlet were published a couple of weeks ago ahead of official press night. Click here for a refresher. Last night’s performance was the first time it was OK to criticise the production. Full Story

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Benedict’s critical controversy

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 6, 2015 20:03:57 August 6, 2015 20:03:57
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Last night was the first night of previews for the new production of Hamlet featuring Benedict Cumberbatch. It’s breaking records for ticket sales. Fans have been lining up for days. Because, as we’ve seen, CumHards are the new TwiHards. So…how did he do? Mixed reviews, it seems. Full Story

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Fancy English Sherlock debuts at Comic-Con

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 10, 2015 15:52:23 July 10, 2015 15:52:23

The BBC’s Sherlock had a panel yesterday at Comic-Con that remained dry and panty-butter free as Benedict Cumberbatch, preparing to play Hamlet on the West End, was not on hand. But they did do a message video for the crowd, featuring The Batch, show co-creator (and the Superior Mycroft) Mark Gatiss, and Andrew Scott, who played (plays?) Moriarty. Full Story

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Benedict and Sophie at the art party

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 3, 2015 17:29:07 July 3, 2015 17:29:07
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Aw, check out Benedict Cumberbatch looking lovingly at his wife Sophie Hunter last night in London at the Serpentine Gallery summer party. It’s the first time the two have been out in public since the birth of their son was announced in June. His exact birthday is not known. His name is not known. Full Story