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Posts Tagged ‘Cumberbatch’

Cumberbatch In Talks For Strange

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

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Star Trek into DarknessBenedict Cumberbatch is back in negotiations for the role of Doctor Strange.

Cumberbatch was an early choice for the role, but his work schedule got in the way and Marvel reached out to other actors, including Joaquin Phoenix.

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Cumberbatch In Wax

Friday, October 24th, 2014

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Benedict Cumberbatch has been immortalized as a wax figure at Madame Tussauds in London.

The life-sized wax statue was unveiled on Tuesday.

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Cumberbatch In War Of Roses Miniseries

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

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Star Trek into DarknessBenedict Cumberbatch will soon be seen in a BBC2 historical drama.

The actor will appear in The Hollow Crown: The War of Roses, which has just begun filming.

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Trek Actor Wins Emmy

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

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Two Star Trek actors were up for Emmy awards last night at the 66th Annual Emmy Awards ceremony held in Los Angeles; but only one walked away with an award.

Benedict Cumberbatch and Kate Mulgrew were nominated for Emmys.

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Cumberbatch To Voice Khan

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

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Benedict Cumberbatch is set to voice Khan, but not Star Trek‘s Khan.

The actor has taken on a role in Warner Bros. The Jungle Book.

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Cumberbatch As Turing

Monday, July 21st, 2014

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A preview of The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing, has been released.

Turing was a brilliant computer scientist, mathematician, and is considered the father of artificial intelligence.

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Trek Actor Emmy Nominations

Monday, July 14th, 2014

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Several people associated with Trek series or movies have been nominated for Emmys.

The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards winners will be announced next month.

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Pegg The Prankster

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

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Star Trek into DarknessSimon Pegg had a little fun on the set of the movie courtesy of his “neutron cream.”

Some cast members were taken in by Pegg’s prank, including Chris Pine and Benedict Cumberbatch.

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Cumberbatch To Voice Superspy

Friday, June 13th, 2014

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Star Trek into Darkness Benedict Cumberbatch is set to take on the role of an animated “superspy” wolf.

Cumberbatch will be heard in The Penguins of Madagascar as a wolf who is apart of an elite task force team.

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Two Trek Actors May Be Cast In Doctor Strange

Monday, June 9th, 2014

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According to Deadline, two familiar Star Trek guest stars might be appearing in Marvel‘s Doctor Strange.

Doctor Strange will be directed by Scott Derrickson.

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Cumberbatch Joins Whitey Bulger Movie

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

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Star Trek into Darkness Benedict Cumberbatch will be replacing Guy Pearce in Black Mass.

Pearce left the project due to scheduling issues.

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Cumberbatch Joins War Drama

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

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Star Trek into DarknessBenedict Cumberbatch has signed on for The Yellow Birds.

The Yellow Birds is an adaptation of the novel of the same title, written by Kevin Powers.

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Cumberbatch One Of Time Magazine’s Most Influential

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

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Star Trek into DarknessBenedict Cumberbatch is on Time Magazine‘s list of 100 Most Influential People.

The reasons for the actor’s inclusion on the list were listed in an article in the magazine written by fellow actor Colin Firth.

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MTV Movie Awards Trek Nomination

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

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One of the nominations for this year’s MTV Movie Awards will be of interest to Star Trek fans.

The 2014 MTV Movie Awards will take place Sunday, April 13, and will be hosted by Conan O’Brien.

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Cumberbatch To Guest Star on Sesame Street

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

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PBS has announced that Star Trek into DarknessBenedict Cumberbatch will be paying a visit to the children’s show Sesame Street.

According to a tweet from PBS, Cumberbatch will “[shed] the serious Sherlock to share some laughs with these two [Murray Monster and The Count).”

TrekToday will update this article when a date for Cumberbatch’s appearance is announced.