SHERLOCK

  • Byomkesh Bakshi an original Indian character with a whole new connect to the Indian audience: Dibaker Banerjee October 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Film maker Dibaker Banerjee, who is currently editing his film 'Byomkesh Bakshi', says his film has got nothing to do with famed fictional detective Sherlock Holmes as his film deals with "an original Indian character". There were reports that 'Byomkesh Bakshi' resembles resemblance to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's character but...
  • 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch says homophobia is 'medieval' and that he would fight anti-gay extremists 'to the death' October 15, 2014

    London: Actor Benedict Cumberbatch believes homophobia is "medieval" and says he would fight anti-gay extremists "to the death". "People are being beheaded in countries right now because of their beliefs or sexual orientations. It's terrifying. It's medieval - a beheading," the British actor said in the November issue of Out Magazine,...
  • Upcoming season of 'Sherlock will be phenomenal: Benedict Cumberbatch September 27, 2014

    London: Actor Benedict Cumberbatch has described the next series of 'Sherlock' as "phenomenal". The hit BBC drama will return for a Christmas special next year, with a three-part series to follow in 2016, reported Digital Spy. "I can't give any plot away... but their pitch for the Christmas special and the series...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch is taken! UK daily reports that the 'Sherlock' star is dating theatre director Sophie Hunter September 15, 2014

    We are almost sure that all single female 'Sherlock' fans must have heaved a collective sigh at this piece of news. Talented actor Benedict Cumberbatch is now officially seeing someone. According to a report in the Sunday Mirror, Cumberbatch has been going steady with Londonbased theatre director Sophie Hunter. The...
  • 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch's hilarious drunk speech at the GQ Men of the Year Awards goes viral September 4, 2014

    Benedict Cumberbatch was adorable as he thanked James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender and Tom Hardy for not being available. He also used words like "s**t" and "f**k" a lot, and worried that his mother would surely disown him. "Oh f**k. I'm going to get off stage now...I drank a lot and...
  • 'Breaking Bad' is over; next season of 'Game of Thrones' will premiere in 2015. Here are 10 new obsessionworthy shows you can check out this year August 27, 2014

    It's a timehonored rite harking back to an era of blackandwhite TVs and the trio of networks whose programs they delivered: the grand unveiling of new fall fare. As part of the ritual, this latest fall crop is an occasion for handicapping the good and the misfires. Granted, it's a...
  • Don't know who Walt is, or what a Cumbercollective is? Here's the cheatsheet for the 66th Primetime Emmys August 26, 2014

    Held at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles today morning (Indian standard time), the Emmys were full of surprises and awesome moments. We bring you the simplified highlights of the event, in case you're not an avid follower of Western television dramas. Who's the host? Seth Meyers is a one of those...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch to voice Sher Khan in the upcoming Warner Bros. film 'Jungle Book: Origins' August 20, 2014

    Here's another piece of fantastic news for Benedict Cumberbatch fans. After portraying the role of Khan in 'Star Trek Into Darkness', Cumberbatch will now be giving his voice to Sher Khan, in the upcoming Warner Brothers' 'Jungle Book: Origins'. The news was first reported by Hollywood Reporter on Tuesday. The film, which...
  • Official 'Sherlock' app gives you a chance to solve crimes with Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson August 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Sherlock Holmes has a message for you. He wants you to help him solve his latest case. Using your mobile phone, you must navigate the streets of virtual London discovering clues, solving puzzles and piecing together the case. Too good to be true? Now you can be a part...
  • Fans want to see Sherlock, Dr Watson as gay lovers in show July 30, 2014

    London: Sherlock and Dr Watson in the new hit TV series 'Sherlock' should become gay lovers, suggested fans to the makers. The characters of Sherlock and Dr Watson, played by Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman respectively, share a close bond in the BBC crime series. The fans now want their friendship to...
  • 'The Imitation Game' trailer: Benedict Cumberbatch plays the WWII genius cryptographer mathematician Alan Turing July 22, 2014

    For those who have been completely charmed by British actor Benedict Cumberbatch in BBC's 'Sherlock', the latest trailer for the upcoming film 'The Imitation Game' will make your day.Cumberbatch, who portrayed the role of the socially awkward genius detective Sherlock Holmes in the criticallyacclaimed series, will be seen in the...
  • 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch to star in Iraq war drama 'The Yellow Birds' May 18, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch, Tye Sheridan and Will Poulter are set to star in in Iraq war drama 'The Yellow Birds'. The film revolves around two young soldiers (Sheridan and Poulter) who are taken under the wing of an older sergeant (Cumberbatch) as they are deployed to Iraq, reported...
  • 'Samrat and Co' review: Rajeev Khandelwal as Indian Sherlock Holmes fails to solve this mystery what is the point of the film? April 26, 2014

    Film: 'Samrat & Co' Cast: Rajeev Khandelwal, Madalasa Sharma, Gopal Datt Director: Kaushik Ghatak Before we plunge into the review, we would like to share a line spouted by Rajeev Khandelwal in the very last scene of the film: "Asaan case ek tuti hui pencil ki tarha hoti hai there is no...
  • Is a special 'Sherlock' episode on the cards sooner than we thought? Martin Freeman leaves a hint at a talk show April 25, 2014

    Attention Sherlock fans, there is reason to cheer! Dr. Watson may just have made your day. Sherlock may be back before you know. The creators of the popular British television series, Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, had announced that Sherlock's season 4 may not be back on TV for the next...
  • 'Sherlock' co-star Martin Freeman to play Richard III next April 6, 2014

    London: Actor Martin Freeman is set to play Richard III in his first ever Shakespearean role this coming summer. The 42-year-old actor will play the Machiavellian King from July until September at Trafalgar Studios in Whitehall, the Daily Mirror online. The play's director, Jamie Lloyd, is currently casting for other roles in...
  • Art director Nitin Desai gave the title 'Samrat' to us: Kavita Barjatya April 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Art director Nitin Desai showed lent his title 'Samrat' to Rajshri Productons for their upcoming film 'Samrat & Co'. The production house expressed its gratitude in a statement today. Produced by Sooraj Barjatya's cousin Kavita and directed by Kaushik Ghatak, 'Samrat & Co.' stars Rajeev Khandelwal in the lead role. Sharing...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch to host Laureus Sports Awards March 19, 2014

    Kuala Lumpur: Film and TV star Benedict Cumberbatch, best known for his portrayal of the detective Sherlock Holmes in a British BBC TV series, is to host the 2014 Laureus World Sports Awards here on March 26. Benedict has appeared in a series of highly successful films over the last few...
  • Fan-made trailers that are so good that you won't miss the original March 19, 2014

    Be it a popular movie franchise, a television show or an animated series. There are times when we are too impatient to wait for a new season. There are also times when we wish there was an alternative ending -- especially if you are a Game of Thrones fan. (Seriously,...
  • 'Skyfall' stuntman becomes the first ever to successfully perform gravity-defying loop the loop stunt on foot February 24, 2014

    After a number of attempts, daredevil Damien Walters did what seemed absolutely impossible. By running a complete Sonic The Hedgehog-style loop the loop on foot, Walters has become the first ever to finish the 360 degree loop. In the astounding video, Walters is shown training for and performing the gravity-defying...
  • British teenager bearing uncanny resemblance to Benedict Cumberbatch has Internet users going nuts February 18, 2014

    It's true. We just found 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch's teen doppelganger. Sixteenyearold Tyler Michell has become the latest Internet sensation after he posted a few selfies on his Instagram account. Michell has more than 12,000 followers and his fanbase seems to be growing continuously. Take a look at a few...
  • My weird face is a blessing: Benedict Cumberbatch February 17, 2014

    New Delhi: 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch feels that his weird face has become a blessing for him. The 37yearold actor said his face has influenced his career trajectory, reported Digital Spy. "(There is a) blessing of having a weird face, somewhere between an otter and something people find vaguely attractive....
  • Benedict Cumberbatch not quitting 'Sherlock' anytime soon February 9, 2014

    London: Actor Benedict Cumberbatch says he has no plans of quitting the hit British TV series 'Sherlock', as he finds it interesting to play the famous fictional detective. The 37yearold actor has received many awards for properly portraying Sherlock, reported Daily Express. "I'll keep doing it as long as (Sherlock)...
  • 11 reasons why it's OK not to have a life January 29, 2014

    How many times have your friends called you a geek? Or asked you to get a life? Your mother has given up asking you to get out more often. Table conversations at dinner parties inevitably come to a grinding halt when it comes to you. You may not know the...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch gave 'Sherlock' a second thought January 19, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Benedict Cumberbatch says he nearly turned down the offer to play popular fictional detective Sherlock Holmes in 'Sherlock', but agreed to it after giving it a second thought. "My reservation was 'Well, this is a very iconic character, there will be a lot of attention on it'," Entertainment...
  • Sherlock: Things to expect before 'His Last Vow' airs in India January 17, 2014

    The final episode of Sherlock His Last Vow will be aired tonight in India. This picks up from where the second episode, The Sign of Three, left off. Mary Morstan, John Watson's new wife is pregnant with his child and the couple has settled in the suburbs. Sherlock...