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Date Of Birth:
July 19, 1976 (45)
Birth Place:
Hammersmith, London, England, UK
Bio:
Benedict Cumberbatch attended the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and obtained a Master of Arts in Classical Acting. He first performed at the Open Air Theatre, Regent's Park in Shakespearean productions. He made his West End debut in Richard Eyre's revival of Hedda Gabler in 2005. He has ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: July 19, 1976 (45)

Birth Place: Hammersmith, London, England, UK

Bio:
Benedict Cumberbatch attended the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and obtained a Master of Arts in Classical Acting. He first performed at the Open Air Theatre, Regent's Park in Shakespearean productions. He made his West End debut in Richard Eyre's revival of Hedda Gabler in 2005. He has ... (read complete bio)
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME
by Michael Major - Nov 17, 2021

With his identity revealed, Peter Parker can no longer hide his normal life from the high-stakes of being a superhero. The cast includes Tom Holland, Zendaya, Benedict Cumberbatch, Alfred Molina, Jamie Foxx, Willem Dafoe, Marisa Tomei, and J K Simmons. Watch the new trailer now!

VIDEO: Benedict Cumberbatch & Kirsten Dunst in THE POWER OF THE DOG Trailer Photo VIDEO: Benedict Cumberbatch & Kirsten Dunst in THE POWER OF THE DOG Trailer
by Michael Major - Nov 4, 2021

Netflix has released the trailer for Jane Champion's The Power of the Dog, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Kirsten Dunst. The cast also features Jesse Plemons, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Thomasin McKenzie, Frances Conroy, Keith Carradine, Peter Carroll, and Adam Beach. Watch the new trailer now!

BWW Review: LETTERS LIVE, Royal Albert Hall Photo BWW Review: LETTERS LIVE, Royal Albert Hall
by Debbie Gilpin - Nov 1, 2021

After months of refurbishments and closure due to coronavirus, the Royal Albert Hall is back open and ready to celebrate its 150th anniversary. Part of its full re-opening programme was the return of Letters Live, an event which has taken place at various venues across the world (from the Union Chapel in Islington to the Calais refugee camp to Los Angeles), and made its debut at the Royal Albert Hall back in 2019.

Audiences Behaving Badly Photo Audiences Behaving Badly
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Oct 24, 2021

We know that there is an etiquette when watching a theatrical performance, but it's fair to say that in the past eighteen months many of us have grown used to watching all our entertainment solely on a screen where chatting about the performance, eating loudly and getting up mid-speech is the norm. It seems that some of this behaviour may have drifted into our theatres. Or was it ever thus?

Jane Campion to Receive Director's Tribute at 2021 Gotham Awards Photo Jane Campion to Receive Director's Tribute at 2021 Gotham Awards
by Michael Major - Oct 20, 2021

The Gotham Film & Media Institute announced today that Academy Award-winning filmmaker Jane Campion will receive a Director’s Tribute during the 2021 Gotham Awards Ceremony. Best known for her debut feature THE PIANO, Campion was one of only seven women ever to be nominated for the Best Director Oscar.

 Key West Film Festival Announces Golden Key Awards Photo Key West Film Festival Announces Golden Key Awards
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 15, 2021

The Key West Film Festival announced today the recipient of its annual Golden Key Awards, including two new awards honoring Emerging Talent and Breakthrough Florida director. 

Theater Up Close Returns With Zoetic Stage's FRANKENSTEIN, October 14-31 Photo Theater Up Close Returns With Zoetic Stage's FRANKENSTEIN, October 14-31
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 30, 2021

Zoetic Stage and the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County present the South Florida premiere of FRANKENSTEIN, Nick Dear's theatrical adaptation of one of the great horror stories of all time.

Student Blog: A Mexican in Toronto Photo Student Blog: A Mexican in Toronto
by Student Blogger: Claudia Quintero - Sep 20, 2021

After a year and a half of being in my hometown at Mexico, I am back in Toronto, where I am taking my Musical Theatre college program. It¬īs been busy days but I couldn¬īt be happier, I¬īve got to experience a thousand of the things in the last 15 days and I feel blessed.

THE POWER OF THE DOG Will Centerpiece at New York Film Festival Photo THE POWER OF THE DOG Will Centerpiece at New York Film Festival
by TV News Desk - Jul 27, 2021

Mirroring the unpredictable story turns, Campion crafts a film of unexpected cadences and rhythms, and her daring is matched every step of the way by her extraordinary, fully immersed cast and a mercurial, destabilizing score by Jonny Greenwood. A Netflix release.

Showtime to Air Drama Series WAKEFIELD Photo Showtime to Air Drama Series WAKEFIELD
by TV News Desk - Jul 14, 2021

WAKEFIELD is a Jungle Entertainment production in partnership with BBC Studios for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, together financing the series with major production investment from Screen Australia in association with Screen NSW.

Benedict Cumberbatch, Michaela Coel, Chiwetel Ejiofor & More Appear in New Shows from Photo Benedict Cumberbatch, Michaela Coel, Chiwetel Ejiofor & More Appear in New Shows from National Theatre at Home
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 13, 2021

The National Theatre has today announced the latest productions to be made available on its National Theatre at Home streaming platform.

Season Three of WAR OF THE WORLDS Comes to Epix in 2022 Photo Season Three of WAR OF THE WORLDS Comes to Epix in 2022
by TV News Desk - Jul 6, 2021

Set-in present-day France and the UK, War of the Worlds season three picks up as the war between the survivors and aliens reaches a new turning point and a terrifying phenomenon grips countless people across the globe.

BWW Blog: A Most Thorough Review of Disneyland's Avengers Campus Photo BWW Blog: A Most Thorough Review of Disneyland's Avengers Campus
by Student Blogger: Bea Mienik - Jun 29, 2021

Mere minutes after Disneyland California announced that, come June 15th, out-of-state residents would be welcome to visit the park -mask-free for vaccinated folks, no less - I did what any sane person would do: I booked my butt on a last-minute flight to California and, miraculously, scored a ticket to the brand-new Avengers Campus. (Hey‚ÄĒyou only live once, and who knows whether Thanos will ever return and snap his fingers again?)¬†

BWW Feature: National Theatre Live at Roxy's Downtown Photo BWW Feature: National Theatre Live at Roxy's Downtown
by Paula Makar - Jun 18, 2021

It all started when Roxy’s Downtown was looking for ways to bring live theatre to our audiences during a global pandemic. We reached out to several different organizations, both nationally and internationally and an alliance was born. We are so happy to be bringing the following performances to you on our state-of-the-art projection system inside Roxy’s Downtown. With state-of-the-art filming techniques, tailored to every play, we bring you each performance as it happens, in all its glory. From close-ups that capture every flicker of emotion, to sweeping wide shots of the stage. There will be thousands of other people all around the world watching along with you. Sharing every gasp, every laugh, every dramatic moment. This is theatre for everyone. Call (316) 265-4400 to purchase tickets, or click here to purchase online.

Amazon Prime Video Will Broadcast Four National Theatre Productions - FLEABAG, FRANKE Photo Amazon Prime Video Will Broadcast Four National Theatre Productions - FLEABAG, FRANKENSTEIN, and HAMLET
by Stephi Wild - May 25, 2021

Amazon Prime Video and National Theatre have today announced a collaboration which will see four productions filmed by the National Theatre broadcast exclusively on Amazon Prime Video in the UK and Ireland from 11 June. 

Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of THE SIMPSONS on FOX - Sunday, May 23, 2021 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of THE SIMPSONS on FOX - Sunday, May 23, 2021
by TV Scoop - May 17, 2021

Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of THE SIMPSONS and if it's a new episode, airing on FOX on Sunday, May 23, 2021!

'Everyone Is Horrid Except Me (And Possibly You)' From THE SIMPSONS Now Available Photo 'Everyone Is Horrid Except Me (And Possibly You)' From THE SIMPSONS Now Available
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 11, 2021

THE SIMPSONS is a Gracie Films Production in association with 20th Television. James L. Brooks, Matt Groening and Al Jean are the executive producers. The Gracie Films Worldwide Brand Division develops and produces the licensed content for the series.

AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY is Now Streaming on Netflix Photo AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY is Now Streaming on Netflix
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Apr 27, 2021

When and where can you find August: Osage County streaming? We have your answer here!

LAMDA Granted Full Degree Awarding Powers Photo LAMDA Granted Full Degree Awarding Powers
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 23, 2021

London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art has announced that they have been granted full Degree Awarding Powers. Students joining the academy on its full-time courses this academic year will have their qualifications awarded in LAMDA’s name for the first time.

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of THE SIMPSONS on FOX - Sunday, April 18, 2021 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of THE SIMPSONS on FOX - Sunday, April 18, 2021
by TV Scoop - Apr 12, 2021

Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a New Episode of THE SIMPSONS and if it's a new episode, airing on FOX on Sunday, April 18, 2021!

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