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Posts Tagged ‘Cumberbatch’

Cumberbatch To Receive BIFA Award

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

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Benedict Cumberbatch will be receiving a special award at the 17th Annual Moet British Independent Film Awards.

The actor has already been nominated for an award in the Best Actor category for his work in The Imitation Game.

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Cumberbatch Engaged

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

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Sorry ladies, the eligible Benedict Cumberbatch is now off of the market!

The notice of Cumberbatch’s engagement appeared in The Times today.

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Cumberbatch Designs Paddington Bear

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

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Benedict Cumberbatch was one of half a dozen Paddington actors who have recently designed life-sized statues of the Paddington Bear.

The Paddington statues are being done ahead of the release of Paddington in the UK later this month.

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Cumberbatch An Award Nominee

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

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Benedict Cumberbatch has been nominated for a British award.

The nomination is for an award to be given out at the 17th annual Moet British Independent Film Awards.

“Created in 1998 by Raindance founder Elliot Grove, The British Independent Film Awards set out to celebrate merit and achievement in independently funded British filmmaking, to honor new talent, and to promote British filmmaking and British talent to a wider public.”

Cumberbatch is up for an award in the Best Actor category, for his work in The Imitation Game where he plays Alan Turing. Cumberbatch’s competition in the Best Actor category include: Asa Butterfield (X+Y), Brendan Gleeson (Calvary), Jack O’Connell (’71), and Timothy Spall (Mr. Turner).

The award winners will be announced in a ceremony to be held on December 7.

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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