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Benedict Cumberbatch News Archive
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LGBT activists are pushing back against Zoolander 2 for what they are calling controversial and cartoonish representations of transgender people in the film, most notably the character played by Benedict Cumberbatch.
And now, activists have begun an online petition — which now has more than 7,000 signatures — to boycott the film over the controversy!
Sarah Rose, the petition creator, said of the problematic issues regarding the Zoolander sequel:
Justin Bieber Gets Killed, Benedict Cumberbatch Has No Eyebrows, & That Hansel Is Still So Hot Right Now In The First Zoolander 2 Trailer!
The Zoolander 2 trailer is here — and it's really, really, ridiculously good-looking!
We finally get to see Ben Stiller reprising his hilarious role as model idiot Derek Zoolander, who is after all these years still doing the robot down the runway with model bestie Hansel (Owen Wilson)!
The years haven't been too kind to Zoolander's modeling career, until he and Hansel are enlisted by a secret agent vixen (Penelope Cruz) to stop a maniac who wants to kill the most beautiful people in the world!
Some new faces in the trailer include Justin Bieber trying to escape assassins — badly, Benedict Cumberbatch looking so hot right now as an androgynous model, and Kristen Wiig with severe plastic surgery nightmare face!
Of course, we also get to see Will Ferrell's Mugatu released from high security prison — and YES, he throws a latte in his assistant's face!
Watch the HIGHlarious trailer (above) and go see Zoolander 2 in theaters February 12, 2016!
Benedict Cumberbatch Looks So Posh With Wife Sophie Hunter To Accept His CBE From The Queen Of England!
Aww! Benedict Cumberbatch and his wife Sophie Hunter look fit to meet royalty!
So it's pretty perfect that was the exact occasion!
The Sherlock actor was awarded a CBE at the Investiture Ceremony by Queen Elizabeth II herself at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday.
That's quite the honor, Ben!
The 39-year-old made sure he was appropriately dressed in a very formal suit, while Sophie seemed to channel Kate Middleton in a periwinkle lace dress and chic fascinator.
It doesn't look like their baby boy was there, but we're sure he was beaming with pride back home. You know, as they do. Ha!
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Benedict Cumberbatch Is Far From Dapper As Doctor Strange! See The Big-Bearded First Pics From The Nepal Set HERE!
And we thought Robert Downey Jr.'s Tony Stark beard was silly!
The flick is currently filming in Nepal, but there are Cumberbitches all over the world — so obviously fans got some pics of the good Doctor!
Unfortunately, they seem to be filming the scenes where the surgeon is at his lowest point, far from becoming the Sorcerer Supreme of the Marvel Cinematic Universe — because he looks less like a superhero and more like a supertramp!
Ch-ch-check out the twit pics for yourself (below)!
Benedict Cumberbatch Has Been Dealing With A Stalker At His London Home — And The Details Are Unsettling And Scary!
This is so scary!
Benedict Cumberbatch has been the target of a creepy stalker, showing up at the star's home and leaving red ribbons and clues tied to his car and home signifying presence.
Maybe it's a mystery that the TV version of Sherlock would like to solve, but as for the real actor behind the character, sources reveal that Cumberbatch cares not for this unsettling game:
Mean Tweets LIVE! Watch Benedict Cumberbatch, Kristen Bell, & More Read Nasty Tweets In Front Of Jimmy Kimmel's Audience!
Mean Tweets has become the most popular segment on Jimmy Kimmel Live! — and maybe even in all of late night television!
So to keep it fresh, Kimmel decided to give the segment a twist — every day this week, celebs will appear on the show for LIVE readings of Twitter's meanest words!
But Benedict got the last laugh with a pretty highlarious response! Check it out in the clip (below)!