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Posts Tagged ‘Cumberbatch’

No Crimson Peak For Cumberbatch

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

Last spring, Benedict Cumberbatch signed on for Director Guillermo del Toro‘s Crimson Peak, but word comes today that Cumberbatch has backed out of the project.

Crimson Peak is a “turn of the century…gothic romance with ghosts.”


TV Alert: Benedict Cumberbatch

Tuesday, July 9th, 2013

Star Trek into DarknessBenedict Cumberbatch will be appearing on BBC Two’s Top Gear show.

Top Gear “takes extraordinary and ordinary cars to the limit and beyond to find out if they’re half as good as manufacturers claim,” and is “full of extreme stunts, challenges, celebrity appearances and weekly features.”


Cumberbatch Shower Scene

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

In response to the controversy about Alice Eve‘s Marcus underwear scene in Star Trek into Darkness, J.J. Abrams released a cut scene featuring a showering Benedict Cumberbatch‘s John Harrison.

Abrams appeared on Conan last night, where Conan addressed the Marcus underwear scene controversy.


Trek Actors On Entertainment Tonight

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

J.J. Abrams and five of the Star Trek into Darkness actors appeared recently in a short segment on Entertainment Tonight to promote the movie.

The actors spoke of the friendships developed over the time making both Star Trek and Star Trek into Darkness.


Cumberbatch On Röyksopp Mix Album

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

Benedict Cumberbatch will be heard in an unusual place soon, on a mix album from Röyksopp.

The mix album, featuring tracks by other artists, is for the Late Night Tales series.


Cumberbatch On Jimmy Fallon Show

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

Star Trek into DarknessBenedict Cumberbatch appeared Friday on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon to promote the movie, and a clip of that interview is now available online.

“I’m really excited,” he told Fallon. “think [the movie]‘s going to be great.”


Trek Actor Television And Radio Appearances

Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

With the opening of Star Trek into Darkness, the actors will be guests on quite a few shows in the next two weeks.

First up will be tonight, on MTV, where J.J. Abrams, Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana and Benedict Cumberbatch will appear on MTV in “MTV First: Star Trek into Darkness.”


The Sympathetic Harrison

Monday, May 6th, 2013

Even though he’s the villain of Star Trek into Darkness, fans may at times feel sympathetic towards John Harrison.

There are mild spoilers behind the cut, and speculation on the character that is spoilerish in the original article.


Cumberbatch: Adjusting To Fame

Monday, April 29th, 2013

A trip to Tokyo to promote Star Trek into Darkness showed Benedict Cumberbatch that he is now recognizable world-wide.

Like others before him, Cumberbatch is having to adjust to both the good and the bad of being famous.


Cumberbatch: Picture And TV Appearance with Cattrall

Friday, April 19th, 2013

A new photo of Benedict Cumberbatch as John Harrison has been released. Plus – Cumberbatch on British show.

Another photo has been released of Cumberbatch featuring a new scene from Star Trek into Darkness showing an armed Harrison.


Cumberbatch Signs For New Thriller

Friday, April 5th, 2013

Star Trek into Darkness guest star Benedict Cumberbatch has signed on for a role in a “haunted house thriller.”

Cumberbatch would join fellow actors Emma Stone and Charlie Hunnam in Crimson Peak.


Star Trek Into Darkness Villain Spoiler

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

Rumors have swirled around the Internet regarding the identity of Benedict Cumberbatch‘s villain, and one site claims to have the answer as to John Harrison’s true identity.

Spoilers are behind the cut.


Cumberbatch Eager To See Final Cut

Monday, March 18th, 2013

Although he knows much more about Star Trek into Darkness than the fans know, Benedict Cumberbatch is as eager as the fans to see the finished version of the film.

Cumberbatch also had high praise for J.J. Abrams, saying that the director was a “lovely human being and just super talented, ridiculously talented.”


Lindelof On The Mysterious Harrison

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

Star Trek into Darkness Co-writer Damon Lindelof explained that there is a logical reason for keeping quiet about the villain of the movie.

After the success of Star Trek, the pressure is on to produce a good movie. “If anything, we’ve become more terrified [this time],” said Lindelof. “We kind of got it right the first time; ‘Let’s really not screw it up this time.’ You really have to honor the forty-plus years of canon and legacy that this amazing franchise had before we put pen to paper.”


Star Trek Into Darkness Villain Revealed?

Friday, February 8th, 2013

Fans have been speculating as to the identity of the villain played by Benedict Cumberbatch in Star Trek into Darkness, and a recent Entertainment Weekly photo description will surely start tongues wagging again.

The magazine recently posted several set photos as well as two magazine covers featuring Chris Pine, Cumberbatch and Zachary Quinto, and the original cover description for one gave the name of the villain.