SHERLOCK

  • Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley starrer 'The Imitation Game' to be released in 2015 10 hours 15 minutes ago

    New Delhi: 'The Imitation Game', which has received five Golden Globe nominations, will hit Indian screens Jan 23, 2015. Being released in India by PVR Pictures, the film has a cast of Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley and Charles Dance, said a statement. Cumberbatch plays the role of a mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst and...
  • 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch is thrilled to play 'Doctor Strange' December 8, 2014

    London: 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch is excited to get into the shoes of Dr Strange. The actor was announced as the title character for the movie by Marvel last week. "It's a thrilling gig to get - I just can't wait," Cumberbatch told Hey U Guys at the 2014 British Independent Film...
  • 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch to star in Marvel's 'Doctor Strange' December 5, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch has officially been cast in Marvel's 'Doctor Strange'. Marvel Studios confirmed Cumberbatch's casting as the Sorcerer Supreme, following months of speculation, reported Deadline. "Stephen Strange's story requires an actor capable of great depth and sincerity. In 2016, Benedict will show audiences what makes Doctor Strange such...
  • 'Spectre': New James Bond film will feature Monica Belluci, Lea Seydux as Bond girls; Andrew Scott, Christoph Waltz as villains December 4, 2014

    The stage was set at the legendary Pinewood Studios, Buckinghamshire, in England, where the name of the 24th James Bond movie was revealed on Thursday by director Sam Mandes. The latest film in the series is called 'Spectre', and will feature Daniel Craig as the sleek secret agent. While actresses Monica...
  • Robert Downey Jr. used to sing for charity December 1, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Robert Downey Jr. says he used to sing in shopping centres to raise money for music education. The 49-year-old says he produced a series of unplanned concerts, reports contactmusic.com. "When I was growing up, it was a given that if you wanted to have that initial exploration into music,...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch won't quit 'Sherlock' December 1, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Benedict Cumberbatch says he won't get tired of playing Sherlock Holmes in 'Sherlock' as long as the quality is maintained. The 38-year-old, who plays the titular role in the TV series, says while he has carved out a career in movies, he isn't ready to turn his back...
  • Jude Law would love to do 'Holiday' sequel November 28, 2014

    London: Jude Law would not mind reprising his role in a sequel of 2006 romantic comedy 'The Holiday'. The British actor starred with Kate Winslet, Cameron Diaz and Jack Black in the Nancy Meyers directed film. The story revolved around two women who find love after deciding to swap homes in each...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch: Give yourself more power as women; don't call yourselves Cumberbitches November 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch says though he is flattered his female fans call themselves 'Cumberbitches', the actor finds the term a bit rude. The 38-year-old actor said he would prefer his fans to address themselves as Cumbercollective or Cumbersomes as he does not want them to be called 'bitches',...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch hails unsung hero in 'The Imitation Game' November 26, 2014

    New York: Like many people, British actor Benedict Cumberbatch knew very little about Alan Turing, the genius mathematician he portrays in 'The Imagination Game,' who helped to hasten the end of World War Two by cracking Germany's wartime communications code. Turing's top-secret work with cryptologists and math wizards at Britain's decryption...
  • 'Sherlock' star Mark Gatiss to attend Comic Con Mumbai November 18, 2014

    Things Just Went From awesome to epic! Mark Gatiss, the co-creator of 'Sherlock' as well as writer for 'Dr. Who' is set to attend Comic Con Mumbai, according to a post on their official Facebook page. He will be present all three days of the event, from December 19-21 as...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch 'bowled over' by reactions to his engagement to Sophie Hunter November 18, 2014

    New York: Benedict Cumberbatch fans might be weeping on the inside over the "Sherlock" star's engagement - but he's seeing nothing but their love, he says. "It's a crazy old love bomb to drop and the amount of love that comes back to you, that was the thing that (fiancee Sophie...
  • Watch: 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch imitates Allan Rickman, Matthew McConaughey and Taylor Swift in this hilarious video November 14, 2014

    Benedict Cumberbatch is clearly a man of many talents. The actor, who's currently promoting his upcoming film 'The Imitation Game', played a game in an interview where he imitated celebrities such as Owen Wilson, Sean Connery, Jack Nicholson and a bunch of other celebrities in under a minute....
  • Court refuses to hear dispute over Sherlock Holmes November 4, 2014

    Washington: The Supreme Court won't take up a copyright dispute over the right to depict Sherlock Holmes in a new anthology of stories. The justices on Monday declined to hear an appeal from heirs of legendary writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, who say anyone portraying characters from the popular detective series...
  • 'Sherlock' season 4 will be big: makers November 3, 2014

    London: 'Sherlock' creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, along with producer Sue Vertue, say they are hoping to increase the scale of the show with the upcoming fourth season. The upcoming season of crime drama series starring Benedict Cumberbatch will begin filming next year, reported Digital Spy. "The show has to keep...
  • Sherlock Holmes is asexual, but that isn't because he doesn't have a sex drive: Benedict Cumberbatch October 29, 2014

    London: Actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who played Sherlock Holmes in a TV series, says the detective avoids sex because he is more interested in crime. The actor attained global fame playing a modern version of the fictional detective in the BBC series "Sherlock" and his portrayal has left fans speculating as to...
  • 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...