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    "It Sadly Won't Happen": Benedict Cumberbatch Rules Himself Out Of 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

    So much for all those rumors. Latino Review insisted back in September of last year that Benedict Cumberbatch would be in “Star Wars: Episode VII” and any denials from his camp would need be taken in the same way as his deflections early on about playing Khan in "Star Trek Into Darkness" (which turn...

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    Adèle Exarchopoulos Says She Has A Role In Sean Penn's Next Directorial Effort & More Casting News

    After her luminous performance in "Blue Is The Warmest Color," we're a bit surprised Hollywood isn't breaking down the door of Adèle Exarchapoulos, but it seems Sean Penn knows talent when he sees it. It would seem he's gearing up a new movie to direct this summer—it's certainly the first we're hear...

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    Premature Oscar Predictions: The 2015 Best Actor Contenders

    In an effort to cut off the head and put a stake in the heart of the awards season for a few months, last week saw us running down a few of the Best Picture possibilities for the 2014/2015 Oscars. Namely, the movies that are likely to dominate discussions in the back six of the next twelve months.

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    Watch: 1-Hour Talk With Benedict Cumberbatch About His Career, Social Media, Advice, 'Sherlock' & More

    The BAFTAs are for life, not just for awards season, and even though Stephen Fry has been wiped clean and folded away for another year, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts is still hard at work promoting those very arts and the Brits who work in them, including a young up-and-comer calle...

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    Watch: Benedict Cumberbatch Meets His Arch Nemesis On ‘Sesame Street’

    “Are you ready for my brain-bending challenge, Benedict Sherlock?” This cute Muppet on PBS beloved “Sesame Street” doesn’t seem to understand that Benedict Cumberbatch and his Sherlock Holmes character are not one and the same. Nevertheless, this Muppet, who calls itself Murry-arty (like Moriarty, S...

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    Benedict Cumberbatch Climbs 'Blood Mountain'; 'A Most Violent Year' & Disaster Pic 'The 33' Add To Cast

    After a busy 2013 appearing in every movie you saw, including "12 Years a Slave," "August: Osage County," "The Fifth Estate," "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" and "Star Trek Into Darkness," things aren't slowing down for Benedict Cumberbatch in 2014. He's already got "The Imitation Game" on the...

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    Are You Sherlocked? Preparing for the Resurrection

    Because I spend so much time watching and writing about movies, I don’t get to follow as many TV series as I’d like. That’s why I’m happy to turn over the site today to my colleague Darwyn Carson, who (like many of you, I suspect) can’t wait for Sherlock to return to television this coming weekend.

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    The New Year Starts Off Well for Benedict Cumberbatch

    The new year is off to a good start for Benedict Cumberbatch, whose "Sherlock" third season premiere nabbed the highest-ever UK ratings upon its return to the BBC. U.S. audiences will have to wait.

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    Review: Sprawling, Sneering 'August: Osage County' Starring Meryl Streep & Julia Roberts

    It's undeniable that, at least on paper, "August: Osage County" looks like a can't-miss proposition. Pairing Tracey Letts' Pulitizer Prize and Tony Award-winning play with an outstanding ensemble cast ranging from awards-nominated veterans to rising young stars—Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, Ewan McGr...

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    First Look At Benedict Cumberbatch In 'The Imitation Game' Calculates The Drama

    Mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst, computer scientist -- Alan Turing was nothing short of a genius, a key figure in World War II, and one who was tragically persecuted for his sexuality. But a posthumous, cinematic appreciation of his life and contributions is on the way with the biopic "The Imi...

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