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Benedict Cumberbatch: 12 greatest films, ranked worst to best, include ‘The Imitation Game,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Hobbit’

Benedict Cumberbatch: 12 greatest films, ranked worst to best, include ‘The Imitation Game,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Hobbit’

On July 19, 2019, Benedict Cumberbatch will celebrate his 43rd birthday. The actor began his career on the British stage and then quickly turned to work on U.K. television. His success there brought him to American audiences in the title role of the highly successful television series “Sherlock.” That series has brought him four Emmy nominations for Best Movie/Mini Actor with a win in 2014 for the role. He has received three additional Emmy nominations for “Parade’s End” and “Patrick Melrose.”

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He has received one Oscar nomination to date for his role as mathematician Alan Turing in “The Imitation Game.” He was in a highly competitive Best Actor category that year opposite Steve Carell Bradley Cooper Michael Keaton (“Birdman”) and eventual winner Eddie Redmayne (“The Theory of Everything”).

Cumberbatch has continued to return to the British stage playing Hamlet among other roles.

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