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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.


Cumberbatch In Talks To Play Code Breaker

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

Star Trek into Darkness actor Benedict Cumberbatch is in talks to play an English mathematician.

If Cumberbatch does sign the deal, he would take on the role of Alan Turing in The Imitation Game.


Cumberbatch: Inspiration For Harrison

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

For actor Benedict Cumberbatch, he didn’t have to look far to find inspiration for John Harrison.

Although he looked at past terrorists, there was plenty of inspiration from modern day events, said Cumberbatch.


Abrams: Expect To Cry

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Fans going to see Star Trek Into Darkness this May should bring along some Kleenex.

The villain John Harrison “tears into the fabric of the world and the Enterprise family,” said Benedict Cumberbatch, who plays Harrison. “It leaves a trail of devastation.”


High Quality Star Trek Into Darkness Photos

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Paramount has released high quality versions of photos from Star Trek into Darkness.

In addition to the photos, Zoë Saldana and Benedict Cumberbatch spoke guardedly about their respective roles in the movie.


New Star Trek Into Darkness Revelations

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

Several of the Star Trek actors spoke recently to MTV about Star Trek Into Darkness, and in the interviews, they revealed a bit more about Benedict Cumberbatch‘s character, the peril of the Enterprise crew and Kirk’s interaction with Alice Eve‘s character.

As usual, potential spoilers are behind the cut.


And Cumberbatch’s Character Is…

Monday, December 10th, 2012

A new image and information released by Paramount Pictures today reveals the character played by Benedict Cumberbatch in Star Trek into Darkness.

The image and name will be behind to cut, so that those avoiding spoilers will stay spoiler-free.


Saldana: Sexy Cumberbatch

Friday, December 7th, 2012

Zoë Saldana and Benedict Cumberbatch spoke recently about reactions to the Star Trek Into Darkness trailer released Thursday.

For Saldana, her thoughts were on Cumberbatch, while Cumberbatch spoke about his talent agency’s reaction to the trailer.


Star Trek Into Darkness Press Event

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

Several of the actors from Star Trek Into Darkness spoke about their characters and the movie while on a promotional tour in Japan.

The Japanese press saw the first nine minutes of the movie, but have to keep mum on what they saw until the preview officially debuts on December 14 at the IMAX screenings of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.


Trek Stars In Japan

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

Star Trek Into Darkness actors Chris Pine and Benedict Cumberbatch arrived in Japan to promote the movie.

The actors arrived at Narita Airport (which serves the Greater Tokyo area) where they were met by hundreds of Star Trek fans.


Pine: Kirk’s Journey Plus Cumberbatch

Monday, November 19th, 2012

In an interview promoting Rise of the Guardians, Chris Pine, who voices Jack Frost, touched briefly on Star Trek Into Darkness.

Pine talked about what Kirk would do in Star Trek Into Darkness, and he also praised Benedict Cumberbatch.