Benedict Cumberbatch

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Pinnies, pancakes, pink: all hail the new action hero!
Thor: Love and Thunder and The Gray Man, just like No Time to Die before them, are challenging perceptions about what it takes to be a tough guy

Ryan Gilbey

15, Jul, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Twenty-six seconds of fame: how Doctor Strange got upstaged by an overacting extra
The wedding scene guest, whose performance of a lifetime stole the show from Benedict Cumberbatch, enters that bizarre pantheon of extras who gave it some extra

Stuart Heritage

30, Jun, 2022 @12:24 PM

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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness: tonal shifts, misogyny and new superheroes – discuss with spoilers
What happened to Wanda? Where is the Marvel timeline now we’ve moved into multiple realities and is Reed Richards dead?

Ben Child

10, May, 2022 @1:38 PM

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Saturday Night Live: a game Benedict Cumberbatch tries to save a patchy episode
The Doctor Strange star displays impressive comic talents in a week of hit-and-miss sketches covering everything from Roe v Wade to his latest Marvel adventure

Zach Vasquez

08, May, 2022 @1:10 PM

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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness review – one for diehard Marvel fans
Self-referential in the extreme, this latest outing for dimension-hopping Benedict Cumberbatch is a largely joyless affair

Wendy Ide

07, May, 2022 @2:00 PM

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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness review – cheerful alt-reality sequel
Benedict Cumberbatch returns as surgeon-superhero Stephen Strange, now on a mission to protect a teen who can visit parallel universes

Peter Bradshaw

03, May, 2022 @1:00 PM

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Disney is refusing to cut LGBTQ scene in Doctor Strange 2, Saudi Arabia says
Official denies Marvel film is banned but says kingdom ‘still trying’ to get Disney to cut 12 seconds referring to lesbian character with two mothers

Sian Cain and agencies

26, Apr, 2022 @1:08 AM

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Sam Elliott apologises for The Power of the Dog comments
The actor expressed regret for his criticism of Jane Campion’s Oscar-winning film, saying he also wanted to ‘apologise to the cast … brilliant actors all’

Catherine Shoard

11, Apr, 2022 @12:32 PM

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Hay festival returns with its first in-person event for three years
Nobel laureate Abdulrazak Gurnah, Bernardine Evaristo, Elif Shafak and Benedict Cumberbatch are among those taking part in the 11-day gathering in Welsh border town

Lucy Knight

05, Apr, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Ten Australian accents by foreign actors, from worst to best – sorted
Jude Law, Elisabeth Moss, Benedict Cumberbatch and Kate Winslet give their all. But who nails it – and who fails dismally?

Clem Bastow

03, Apr, 2022 @5:30 PM

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Oscars 2022: Will Smith not facing charges for slapping Chris Rock, says LAPD, as Academy releases statement – as it happened
Family drama Coda won best picture at a ceremony that was overshadowed by Will Smith attacking Chris Rock

Kevin Rawlinson (now); Stuart Heritage and Benjamin Lee (earlier)

28, Mar, 2022 @11:29 AM

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Oscars 2022 predictions – who will win and who should win? | Peter Bradshaw
Can Smith pip Cumberbatch? Will Campion steal the show? And what about Bond? Our critic weighs up who will leave the Dolby theatre with a gong

Peter Bradshaw

27, Mar, 2022 @1:53 PM

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