Benedict Cumberbatch: The Biography

An intimate portrait of a heartthrob and emerging superstar, most sensible recognized for his portrayal as Sherlock Holmes

Benedict Cumberbatch has performed detective and monster, barrister and scientist, baby-kisser and painter, comedian and secret agent. nonetheless purely in his thirties, and with a string of starring and helping roles, he has portrayed modern icons, ancient figures, and fictional favorites, from Stephen Hawking, to William Pitt the more youthful, to Frankenstein. yet unavoidably, he's nonetheless top identified for his idiosyncratic and boldly twenty first century incarnation of Sherlock Holmes within the BBC television sequence, Sherlock. The Sherlock star’s tale is a surely compelling addition to a occasionally anodyne style. This booklet will hint every little thing from his travels in Tibet to the trauma of being abducted at gun-point in South Africa. His eventful own existence, stellar performing profession, and the witty, self-effacing interviews he's popular for are bound to make him an ideal topic for an in-depth biography.

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