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2016

09 Oct 2016
Strange condition – GIST PH

07 Oct 2016
EXCLUSIVE: Benedict Cumberbatch reveals his Doctor Strange workout – Yahoo7

28 Sep 2016
Benedict appears as an interviewer
Tom Hiddleston – Page – Interview Magazine

 

27 Sep 2016
Doctor Strange: Benedict Cumberbatch on Becoming the Sorcerer Supreme | Collider

15 Jun 2016
Benedict Cumberbatch The Interview – Gentlemens Goods – The Ulitmate Mens lifestyle Blog

24 May 2016
Exclusive: Benedict Cumberbatch on the Royal Court – WhatsOnStage.com

20 May 2016
BBC : Shakespeare Lives – In his own words: Why Benedict Cumberbatch relishes the chance to wear Richard III’s crown

12 May 2016
The Independent : Benedict Cumberbatch interview: The Hollow Crown actor on his ties to Richard III and Shakespeare’s legacy

08 May 2016
The Times : Benedict Cumberbatch: King of all he surveys

07 May 2016
Daily Express : herlock actor Benedict Cumberbatch on filming The Hollow Crown

07 May 2016
The Telegraph : War of the Roses scenes were brutal, says Benedict Cumberbatch

02 May 2016
BBC – Benedict Cumberbatch plays Richard III – Media Centre

22 APR 2016
The Telegraph: Benedict Cumberbatch: ‘Sometimes I think I want more brain space. You only get one chance to do a role like this’

13 APR 2016
Sneak peek: ‘Doctor Strange’ debuts a new magic man


2015

25 NOV 2015
BBC – Sherlock – The Abominable Bride: Interview with Benedict Cumberbatch – Media Centre

24 NOV 2015
Sherlock: Benedict Cumberbatch on ‘The Abominable Bride’ | Den of Geek

26 AUG 2015
The outrageous fortune of Benedict Cumberbatch | Stage | The Guardian
not exactly an interview but a piece worth reading

20 AUG 2015
ISSUU – Vantage Magazine August 2015 by Runwild Media Group

29 MAR 2015
Benedict Cumberbatch proud to have read beautiful poem at burial of ancestor Richard III | Royal | News | Daily Express

29 JAN 2015
Benedict Cumberbatch: fanboy, photobomber, award-circuit rider – LA Times

29 JAN 2015
Benedict Cumberbatch on Cracking ‘Imitation Game”s Code | Rolling Stone

23 JAN 2015
Benedict Cumberbatch, The Imitation Game | Features | ScreenDaily

21 JAN 2015
Interview: Benedict Cumberbatch, Star Of ‘The Imitation Game’ : National Public Radio
* radio interview with full transcript

21 JAN 2015
Actor Benedict Cumberbatch | Interviews | Tavis Smiley | PBS
* TV talk show with full transcript

09 JAN 2015
Harper’s Bazaar Man of the Year 2014: Keira Knightley on Benedict Cumberbatch | Harper’s Bazaar

05 JAN 2015
Benedict Cumberbatch on the Spirituality of Doctor Strange, the Beauty of Alan Turing and the Bile of Richard III – Speakeasy – Wall Street Journal


2014

2014 01 JAN Radio Times: Sherlock: Steven Moffat interviews Benedict Cumberbatch
21 JAN Collider: Benedict Cumberbatch Talks SHERLOCK Season 3, Further Seasons, Trading Character Notes with Robert Downey Jr., and More
29 JAN USA Today: Benedict Cumberbatch’s very big year
09 FEB Starfury: Benedict Cumberbatch Q&A
16 FEB The Hollywood Reporter: Benedict Cumberbatch on Being a Workaholic, Coping With Fame and Avoiding Social Media (Exclusive Video)
18 FEB The Standard: ‘I Bore Myself Listening to Myself’
07 MAR The New York Times : The Case of the Accidental Superstar
01 APR BA High Life: Benedict Cumberbatch: ice driving in Finland
01 APR BA High Life: Benedict Cumberbatch: my London
01 APR BA High Life: A few of Benedict Cumberbatch’s favourite places
25 JUL USA Today: Cumberbatch, Malkovich flock to Penguins
25 JUL Los Angeles Times: Comic-Con: Watch Benedict Cumberbatch talk Sherlock, ‘Penguins’ and more
25 JUL USA Today: More Shakespeare than Strange for Cumberbatch
09 AUG Los Angeles Times: Q&A Benedict Cumberbatch, the thinking man’s alpha wolf
28 AUG Mail Online: BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Sherlock takes his Hamlet to the big screen
03 SEP Now Toronto: COVER STORY: BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH
04 SEP The Wall Street Journal: Heartthrobs Cumberbatch and Redmayne Play Geniuses
08 SEP The Daily Beast: Benedict Cumberbatch on ‘The Imitation Game,’ Homophobia, and How to Combat ISIS
30 SEP Time Out Film: Benedict Cumberbatch interview: ‘I’m not an overnight success’
14 OCT Out: 5 Things We Learned From Benedict Cumberbatch
14 OCT Out: Poised to make Alan Turing his own, ‘Sherlock’ star Benedict Cumberbatch is no stranger to sexual politics and bullying
22 OCT The National Student: Interview: Benedict Cumberbatch
23 OCT Winq: Benedict Cumberbatch exclusive: “How Alan Turing was treated leaves me angry beyond words”
27 Oct ELLE UK – Word Games with Benedict Cumberbatch
29 Oct ELLE UK – Benedict Cumberbatch talks Sherlock & Sex
29 Oct ELLE UK – Benedict Cumberbatch talks Sherlock, sex and Molly
29 Oct ELLE UK – Benedict Cumberbatch’s full December cover interview
01 Nov The Telegraph – Benedict Cumberbatch on Alan Turing: ‘He should be on banknotes’
04 Nov NPR: ‘Sherlock’ Star Benedict Cumberbatch: Show’s Last Season ‘Really Freudian’
14 Nov Radio Times: Benedict Cumberbatch on the pressures of fame and The Imitation Game
14 Nov The Irish Times: Benedict Cumberbatch: ‘It’s fantastic to realise how insignificant you are’
17 Nov The Big Issue: Benedict Cumberbatch interview: “I increasingly feel the need to step back”
18 Nov Fast Company: Benedict Cumberbatch: My Managers Are “People On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown”
18 Nov Vulture: What Fame Looks Like for Benedict Cumberbatch
20 Nov TIME: Benedict Cumberbatch Talks About Playing the Role of the Genius
20 Nov WSJ: Benedict Cumberbatch and ‘The Imitation Game’
21 Nov The Age: Benedict Cumberbatch in The Imitation Game: acting clever again
21 Nov NPR: Benedict Cumberbatch: Code Breaker Alan Turing Was A Puzzle Himself
21 Nov Vogue: Benedict Cumberbatch on The Imitation Game
21 Nov Inquirer.net: ’It’s amazing to find somebody you love’
21 Nov Toronto Sun: Eight things we learned about Benedict Cumberbatch
24 Nov Belfast Telegraph: Cumberbatch: Marriage is a miracle
25 Nov People: Benedict Cumberbatch on His Female Fans, Fiancee Sophie Hunter
25 Nov The Seattle Times: Benedict Cumberbatch makes brainiacs look sexy
25 Nov Evening Standard: Benedict Cumberbatch: ‘I still get completely starstruck. I mean, really starstruck’
26 Nov Toronto Sun: Benedict Cumberbatch talks ‘messy’ career, ‘Penguins of Madagascar’
01 Dec WSJ: Benedict Cumberbatch on Why Alan Turing Is Like King Richard
02 Dec Variety: Benedict Cumberbatch and Edward Norton on Dealing With the ‘Insanity’ of Fame
03 Dec Deadline: Benedict Cumberbatch on his Alan Turing in ‘The Imitation Game’
04 Dec The Hollywood Reporter: Benedict Cumberbatch, Channing Tatum and Actor A-List on Hollywood Fame, Embarrassing Moments and Stage Poop
07 Dec NJ.com: Benedict Cumberbatch on ‘Imitation Game,’ fans, fame and labels

2013

2013 11 JAN Radio Times: Benedict Cumberbatch on fame, science and his new Radio3 Play Copenhagen
19 FEB FZ.com: Cumberbatch turns to the dark side
06 MAR The Naked Scientists Podcast: Benedict Cumberbatch gets naked
28 APR Daily Mail: I’m definitely middle class…OK maybe I’m upper middle class’: From Sherlock to Star Trek, Benedict Cumberbatch on his meteoric rise to stardom
01 MAY The Sun: I enjoy being called handsome even though it’s hysterical. Bring it on!
03 MAY Click: Uncut Interview – Benedict Cumberbatch
11 MAY The Times: What’s not to love about Benedict Cumberbatch?
13 MAY GQ: Benedict Cumberbatch on JJ Abrams, Spencer Hart & the best dresses member of the Enterprise Crew
13 MAY Huffington Post: Benedict Cumberbatch, ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ Star, On Why He Can’t Talk About ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’
14 MAY USA Today: 5 Questions for Benedict Cumberbatch
15 MAY Rolling Stone: Q&A: Benedict Cumberbatch on ‘Star Trek,’ ‘Sherlock’ and Julian Assange
17 MAY Vulture: Benedict Cumberbatch, Out of Darkness
18 MAY Los Angeles Times: ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’: Benedict Cumberbatch enjoys being villain
18 JUL Vulture: Benedict Cumberbatch on His Emmy Nomination and Loving Matt Damon
18 JUL E! Online: NEWS/ 2013 Emmy Nominations: Benedict Cumberbatch, Betty White, Bryan Cranston and More Stars React
19 JUL Los Angeles Times: Emmys 2013: Benedict Cumberbatch on ‘Parade’s End,’ ‘Sherlock’ return
07 SEP The Telegraph: Benedict Cumberbatch interview: ‘Star Wars? We’ll wait and see’
10 SEP Los Angeles Times: TIFF 2013: A bounty of Benedict Cumberbatch performances
11 SEP MSN Entertainment: The Fifth Estate: Benedict Cumberbatch on interpreting Julian Assange
14 SEP thestar.com: TIFF 2013: Benedict Cumberbatch and the Curious Case of the Auburn Hair
11 OCT The Washington Post: Benedict Cumberbatch, just as lovely as you think he is
16 OCT Cineplex.com: Benedict Cumberbatch on Assange, Meryl and those pesky Star Wars rumours
28 OCT TIME: Secrets, Leaks & Sherlock
10 NOV Interview Magazine: Benedict Cumberbatch by Gary Oldman
07 DEC Den of Geek: Benedict Cumberbatch on Sherlock series 3, Irene Adler, Star Trek Into Darkness, Elementary & more…
08 DEC USA Today: Sunday Geekersation: The year of the Cumberbatch
11 DEC AALBC.com: Benedict Cumberbatch “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” Interview with Kam Williams
11 DEC moviefone: Benedict Cumberbatch on Lonely Dragons, Motion Capture-Induced Injuries, and Smaug Fan Fiction
16 DEC Hero Complex: ‘Hobbit’ star Benedict Cumberbatch on Smaug, his ‘porn star dragon’
17 DEC What’s On TV: Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman: ‘We hope we’ve upped the ante on this Sherlock’
17 DEC GQ: Cumberbatch on Sherlock, Star Wars and George Clooney!
19 DEC BBC Media Centre: Sherlock: Benedict Cumberbatch interview
31 DEC GQ: The Many Lives of Benedict Cumberbatch

2012

2012 01 JAN The Sunday Times: Interview with Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman
05 JAN Collider: Benedict Cumberbatch Talks STAR TREK Sequel and SHERLOCK Season 3
05 JAN Empire: Benedict Cumberbatch on Sherlock’s Return
05 JAN View London: Benedict Cumberbatch and Tom Hiddleston interview
06 JAN The Guardian: Q&A: Benedict Cumberbatch
29 FEB MTV news: ‘The Hobbit’ Is Going To Be ‘Amazing,’ Star Says
— MAR Two Paddocks: Team Top 10 Tunes: Benedict Cumberbatch
25 APR zap2it: ‘Star Trek 2’: ‘Sherlock’ star Benedict Cumberbatch dyes hair, loves J.J. Abrams
26 APR The New York Times: How an iPhone Audition Got Benedict Cumberbatch Into the ‘Star Trek’ Sequel
26 APR The New York Times: Role to Role, From Sherlock to ‘Star Trek’
28 APR zap2it: ‘Sherlock’: Benedict Cumberbatch Beats Obama in Time 100 Online Poll
01 MAY Canada.com: It takes a lot of effort to play clever
02 MAY MTV new: Benedict Cumberbatch Flattered By Racy ‘Sherlock’ Fanfic
03 MAY NPR: Benedict Cumberbatch: ‘Sherlock,’ Smaug And Spying
04 MAY ET Online: You Must Know: Benedict Cumberbatch
04 MAY IndieWire: ‘Sherlock’ Star Benedict Cumberbatch On the Sleuth’s Sexuality and How His Own Stock Has Increased
04 MAY Slate: Elementary My Dear Viewer
06 MAY New York Post: Holmes at last
06 MAY Metro US: Benedict Cumberbatch: The uncensored ‘Sherlock’ interview
09 MAY Los Angeles Times: ‘Sherlock’ and ‘Star Trek’: Benedict Cumberbatch lights it up
15 MAY Bullseye with Jesse Thorn: Benedict Cumberbatch, Morgan Webb, Craig Finn and Jason Kottke
22 MAY This Week in Marvel Podcast: Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch and creator Stephen Moffat enter the Marvel Universe!
04 JUN Popsugar: Benedict Cumberbatch Is “Very Flattered and Slightly Bemused” About His Heartthrob Status
05 JUN Forbes: Benedict Cumberbatch Discusses Season Two of ‘Sherlock,’ Bringing ‘Frankenstein’ to Broadway
13 JUN Mirror: Why do women go nuts for me? Benedict Cumberbatch on his weird life as a sex symbol
14 JUN TV Line: Eye on Emmy: Benedict Cumberbatch on Playing Sherlock at 50, His Mad Men Envy and That ‘Mortifying’ Downton Abbey ‘PR Disaster’
15 JUN ITN Entertainment: Benedict Cumberbatch’s modelling debut at Spencer Hart show
05 JUL InStyle: Hollywood’s Most Wanted
13 JUL YouTube: Benedict Cumberbatch – Cheltenham Music Festival
01 AUG BBC Media Centre: Parade’s End: Interview with Benedict Cumberbatch
11 AUG The Independent: Parade’s End: A series to challenge Downton
11 AUG The Telegraph: Benedict Cumberbatch returns in Parade’s End
18 AUG Radio Times: Welcome to the Pleasure Zone
20 AUG The Big Issue: The Lonely Detective
— AUG ShortList: BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH
12 DEC Access Hollywood: I’m not playing Khan in Star Trek Into Darkness

2011

2011 21 FEB Metro: Benedict Cumberbatch: Frankenstein is about bad parenting
— APR More Intelligent Life: Of Monsters & Men
14 MAY The Times: Benedict Cumberbatch on fame, death & a new film
16 MAY The Big Issue: I’ve been the next big thing for 10 years
— MAY Haagen-Dazs: Haagen-Dazs – A-List Competition Q&A
13 JUL Daily Mail: ‘I’ve always wanted to play a spy… You are never what you seem’: Benedict Cumberbatch on fulfilling his acting dream
04 SEP The Observer: On the couch with Mr Cumberbatch
11 SEP Herald Scotland: The Cold War heats up for Benedict Cumberbatch
21 NOV Collider: Benedict Cumberbatch Talks About Preparing to Play Smaug in THE HOBBIT Using Motion-Capture; Says He Starts Filming in January
25 NOV Evening Standard: Holiday Holmes: Benedict Cumberbatch in the Seychelles
08 DEC BBC Media Centre: Sherlock: Interview with Benedict Cumberbatch
15 DEC Shortlist: Appetite for Deduction
24 DEC The Times: Caitlin Moran: my love affair with Sherlock
30 DEC Digital Spy: ‘Sherlock’ Benedict Cumberbatch Q&A: ‘I want this character to evolve’
30 DEC The Telegraph: Benedict Cumberbatch: the ideal Holmes
31 DEC Heat: Interview with Benedict Cumberbatch
31 DEC TV Buzz: Welcome Holmes

2010

2010 01 JUN Evening Standard: Benedict Cumberbatch: Stepping into the Lead
05 JUN The Scotsman: Interview: Benedict Cumberbatch – Actor
12 JUL BBC Press Office: Benedict Cumberbatch plays Sherlock Holmes
17 JUL The Guardian: Benedict Cumberbatch on playing Sherlock Holmes
19 JUL LondonTheatre.co.uk: Question & Answer with Benedict Cumberbatch
21 JUL What’s on TV: Benedict Cumberbatch: My very modern Sherlock
21 JUL Evening Standard: Benedict Cumberbatch’s My London
22 JUL Den of Geek: Sherlock: Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman interview
23 JUL BBC News: Getting Sherlock Holmes role a ‘joy and worry’ – Cumberbatch
23 JUL Esquire: Nice Shirt Sherlock:Q&A with Benedict Cumberbatch
23 JUL The Telegraph: Sherlock Holmes returns but this time its the 21st century
24 JUL The Times: Shifting Sherlock into the 21st Century
15 AUG The Sunday Times: Benedict Cumberbatch:The Fabulous Baker Street Boy
— SEP Harper’s Bazaar: My Cultural Life
03 OCT Collider: Benedict Cumberbatch Interview SHERLOCK; Also Talks About Steven Spielberg’s WAR HORSE
10 OCT The independent: Hero of Baker Street returns and has he got news for you
15 OCT NPR: In ‘Sherlock,’ A Classic Sleuth For The Modern Age
20 OCT USA Today: Benedict Cumberbatch modernizes ‘Sherlock Holmes’
22 OCT The Wall Street Journal: New Sherlock Holmes Benedict Cumberbatch on Playing a ‘Sociopath’
07 NOV The Guardian: Benedict Cumberbatch: ‘I felt like I had rabies or that I was a king’

2009

2009 14 OCT BBC Press Office: Small Island: Benedict Cumberbatch plays Bernard

2008

2008 07 FEB The Independent: The 5-minute Interview: Benedict Cumberbatch, Actor
13 FEB YouTube: Actor Benedict Cumberbatch on Creation the movie
16 FEB The Telegraph: The Last Enemy
29 APR The Guardian: Under their Skins
— — Angel: On the move with Benedict Cumberbatch
— — indieLondon: The Last Enemy – Benedict Cumberbatch interview feature

2007

03 Nov  Benedict Cumberbatch’s rising star | The Times | Cumberbatch infobank
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2006

04 Nov  Watch out for a posh bloke with a silly name – Telegraph

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2005

25 Apr   What’s On Stage: 20 Questions With… Benedict Cumberbatch
26 Jun   Face Value – The Times – cumberbatchweb
22 Oct   BBC – Press Office – To The Ends Of The Earth press pack Benedict Cumberbatch

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2004

02 Apr    BBC – Press Office – Hawking Benedict Cumberbatch
06 Apr    A brief history of Hawking – Telegraph

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