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Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch has a new nemesis: Murray Monster!

During a recent visit to Sesame Street, the actor met his match in “Murray-arty,” who gave him a puzzle to solve with some help from The Count. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


Performer of the Week: Benedict Cumberbatch

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THE PERFORMER | Benedict Cumberbatch

THE SHOW | Sherlock

THE EPISODE | “The Sign of Three”

THE AIRDATE | Jan. 26, 2014 READ MORE


Sherlock Season 3 Sneak Peek: He's Alive!

“Sherlock” – A fast-paced, witty take on the legendary Sherlock Holmes crime novels, now set in present day London and starring Benedict Cumberbatch (The Last Enemy) as the Baker Street sleuth and Martin Freeman (The Office UK) as his loyal sidekick Doctor Watson. Shown: Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock‘s recently released teaser trailer for its upcoming Season 3 confirms what we already knew: Our hero …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


TVLine Items: Sherlock Season 4 (?!) Scoop, New Bachelorette Named, 24 Movie Setback and More!

“Sherlock” – A fast-paced, witty take on the legendary Sherlock Holmes crime novels, now set in present day London and starring Benedict Cumberbatch (The Last Enemy) as the Baker Street sleuth and Martin Freeman (The Office UK) as his loyal sidekick Doctor Watson. Shown: Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes

God bless Benedict Cumberbatch‘s loose lips.

In an interview with Radio Times, the Sherlock actor confirmed that he and co-star Martin Freeman have signed on for …READ MORE


A Sherlock Wedding? Show's Creator Drops Three Season 3 Clues – What Do They Mean?

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Where’s Sherlock Holmes when you need him?

Sherlock creator Steven Moffat dropped three one-word spoilers on Twitter Friday in advance of the show’s third season, which goes into production in January ahead of an expected Fall 2013 launch on PBS.

The clues he offered were …READ MORE


Sherlock's Benedict Cumberbatch Breaks His Silence on CBS' Elementary: 'I'd Be Frightened'

GLEE: Rachel (Lea Michele, L) and Finn (Cory Monteith, R) have dinner with her dads in the "Heart" episode of GLEE airing Tuesday, Feb. 14 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. ©2012 Fox Broadcasting Co. CR: Adam Rose/FOX

When word got out that Elementary – CBS’ Sherlock drama — would feature a female Watson (Lucy Liu) opposite Jonny Lee Miller’s Holmes, many of the iconic sleuth’s fans got their knickers in a knot.

However, Benedict Cumberbatch, who currently portrays the detective on PBS’ Emmy-nominated Sherlock, was not one of them. In fact, he’s remained altogether mum about the controversial gender switch… at least until now. READ MORE


Scoop: Sherlock's Benedict Cumberbatch Books Dual Guest Role on The Simpsons

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Let’s hope this doesn’t mean Maggie’s binky is about to fall into the hands of Professor Moriarty!

Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch has booked a dual guest-starring role on The Simpsons‘ upcoming 24th season. Cumberbatch will play both …READ MORE


Eye on Emmy: Benedict Cumberbatch on Playing Sherlock at 50, His Mad Men Envy and That 'Mortifying' Downton Abbey 'PR Disaster'

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“Sherlock” – A fast-paced, witty take on the legendary Sherlock Holmes crime novels, now set in present day London and starring Benedict Cumberbatch (The Last Enemy) as the Baker Street sleuth and Martin Freeman (The Office UK) as his loyal sidekick Doctor Watson. Shown: Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes

Why Sherlock’s Benedict Cumberbatch has yet to be nominated for an Emmy is a question that might befuddle even his super-sleuth alter-ego. But, rather than solve the mystery, this year it might instead be resolved. Not only is the actor’s name — memorable as it is — on the verge of becoming a household one, thanks to his appearances in two of last year’s Oscar contenders, War Horse and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, but he’s also collared a plum role (rumored to be that of Capt. Kirk’s nemesis, Khan) in the highly anticipated Star Trek sequel. On top of all that …READ MORE


Sherlock's Benedict Cumberbatch Takes a Shot at Downton Abbey – Does He Have a Point?

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Oh, my dears — Downton Abbey is under attack by one of its own again.

Just days after Abbey‘s leading lady, Elizabeth McGovern, took a swipe at the PBS hit’s polarizing second season, Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch has voiced his own disappointment with the show’s sophomore run. READ MORE


Covert Affairs, Sherlock, Fringe and Warehouse 13 Enter Our Law-Enforcement Crushes Tourney!

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You won’t need a microscope or even a magnifying glass to uncover the hotness of the players in Day 5 of our Ultimate Law-Enforcement Crushes Bracket Tournament. …READ MORE AND VOTE