Sherlock holmes stories magpie audio 141,784 views. The 34yearold actor stars in the bbcs contemporary remake of the arthur conan doyle classic, which begins on bbc one on sunday. So its no accident that benedict cumberbatch, our best sherlock for years, should be born in the age of the modern manchild, when weve profited from the free availability of information to. Watson as they investigate a dozen of their bestknown cases. Sherlock is a mini tv series of the bbc, which aired for the first time in 2010. It was first published in strand magazine under the title the adventure of the final problem in december 1893. In a recent interview, the shows cocreator, steven moffat recently shared his thoughts on the possibility that the benedict cumberbatchled drama will be renewed for season 5.
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New yorkgenealogy detectives have discovered that benedict cumberbatch, the british actor who portrays sherlock holmes in the pbs television series, is distantly related to the author who. I was so excited to find that benedict cumberbatch had done the reading for an audio book version of sherlock holmes. The dvd itself is fine qualitywise and contains several minutes of footage per episode that was cut from the pbs broadcast due to time constraints. Into darkness, 12 years a slave, the fifth estate, war horse and as smaug in the hobbit. The lead actors benedict cumberbatch sherlock and martin freeman john outdid themselves this season, especially in the very final episode. Ever since sherlock series four finished, fans have wondered whether wed see benedict cumberbatch return as the supersleuth once more. Benedict cumberbatch or jeremy brett, who is better. Movie and television interview benedict cumberbatch. Audiobooks narrated by benedict cumberbatch audible.
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Movie and television interview benedict cumberbatch sherlock and its star return to pbss masterpiece mystery for a second season sunday. Sherlock to end because of benedict cumberbatch and martin. In film he has starred in doctor strange, the imitation game, star trek. Holmes is at the height of his powers here in many of his most famous cases, first. Nov 01, 2010 i was so excited to find that benedict cumberbatch had done the reading for an audio book version of sherlock holmes. Benedict cumberbatch reads sherlock holmes an inscrutable. Sherlock is a british crime drama television series based on sir arthur conan doyles sherlock holmes detective stories. Benedict cumberbatch plays sherlock holmes in the new threepart adaptation that starts on bbc one on sunday. He told bbc breakfast why this sherlock is different to any other portrayal.
Will benedict cumberbatch play sherlock holmes again. Can he and watson catch up to the villain before innocent people are harmed. Jul 16, 2010 benedict cumberbatch on playing sherlock holmes from the tiny scratches on your mobile, i deduce that your brother is an alcoholic and that you dont get on with him amanda mitchison. In the pilot, director paul mcguigan a keen visual stylist introduces sherlock holmes atonements benedict cumberbatch as a highfunctioning sociopath and dr. Created by steven moffat and mark gatiss, it stars benedict cumberbatch as sherlock holmes and martin freeman as doctor john watson. The final problem is a short story by sir arthur conan doyle featuring his detective character sherlock holmes. Inspired by arthur conan doyles original sherlock holmes stories, john taylor has written four more mysteries featuring the worlds greatest detective. Through a mutual friend, the two become flatmates at 221b baker street una stubbs. Benedict cumberbatch as sherlock holmes and freeman as john watson. Cumberbatch has worked in theatre, television, film and radio. Sherlock star benedict cumberbatch, creators on shows. Benedict cumberbatch 21st century sherlock holmes, what drew him to the part and martin freeman. Benedict cumberbatch reads sherlock holmes an inscrutable masquerade part1 3 by.
In the one hundred years since sir arthur conan doyle created the immortal sherlock holmes and his sidekick watson, no other mystery writer has come close to eclipsing him as the standard bearer of detectives. Below is a section of the various books benedict has narrated and links to buy them to the extent that theyre available. Given the fact that sherlock returns to pbs for its fourth season this weekend, the timing of this genealogy announcement seems too good to be an accident. It contains an archive of notes referring to some of holmes cases that. I think sherlock holmes always strives best when people dont treat it as a monument, he said. The best sherlock holmes actor is a pretty subjective rubric, as tastes will vary from person to person. Awards to date for benedict s portrayal of sherlock holmes include unmissable actor of the year 2017, an emmy award for best actor in a mini series or movie 2014, national television award for best detective 2014, two broadcasting press guild awards for best actor in 20 awarded jointly for his portrayal of sherlock and of christopher. Benedict timothy carlton cumberbatch was born and raised in london, england. Stream benedict cumberbatch reads sherlock holmes an inscrutable masquerade part1 3 by stranskakarolina from desktop or your mobile device. She also appeared in two episodes of the saint and two carry on films.
Benedict cumberbatch left plays sherlock holmes of londons 221b. Guardian podcasts the very best of our audio journalism. Actor benedict cumberbatch has admitted he felt an initial rush of anxiety over taking on the role of a modernday sherlock holmes. Benedict cumberbatch height comparison celebheights. Dec 17, 2016 laurence, 23, from paris is wearing a deerstalker and is a member of the sherlock holmes society in france. Benedict cumberbatch supports female sherlock holmes. Benedict cumberbatch reads sherlock holmes rediscovered.
Benedict cumberbatch and martin freeman star in sherlock. Sherlock season 5 will happen, says creator steven. The british actor, who has played the contemporary version of the iconic character for four seasons now in the hit bbc tv series sherlock, has made it clear that he has no problem whatsoever with the thought that a gender switch might be executed for the fanfavorite detective in the future. It appears in book form as part of the collection the memoirs of sherlock holmes. He is a grandson of submarine commander henry carlton cumberbatch, and a greatgrandson of diplomat henry arnold cumberbatch cmg.
Four original short stories john taylor, benedict cumberbatch on. Star of sherlock, benedict cumberbatch, talks to us about perfoming the role of the legendary sleuth. Jul 22, 2010 star of sherlock, benedict cumberbatch, talks to us about perfoming the role of the legendary sleuth. Benedict cumberbatch sherlock holmes audiobook benedict. The actor talks about his 21stcentury sherlock holmes. Benedict cumberbatch and martin freeman were originally unsure about detectives victorian adventure. Dec 31, 2016 benedict cumberbatch, who plays sherlock holmes on the series sherlock, is distantly related to sir arthur conan doyle, the creator of the character. Seine abschiedsvorstellung enthielt 1917 nur acht kurzgeschichten, 1927 folgte mit the casebook of sherlock holmes dt. In 2010, he became a household name as sherlock holmes on the british television series sherlock 2010. His parents, wanda ventham and timothy carlton born timothy carlton congdon cumberbatch, are both actors. Dec 06, 2017 it has been almost a year since bbc dropped the episodes for sherlock season 4 and the shows future onair still remains a mystery among its loyal audience. Benedict cumberbatch reads sherlock holmes rediscovered railway stories audiobook full copyright notice.
Benedict cumberbatch reads sherlock holmes rediscovered railway mysteries. The tv adaptation of the classic detective adventures of sir arthur conan doyle transfers the master detective sherlock holmes and his partner dr. Benedict cumberbatch is in great demand as a narrator of audio books. The adventures of sherlock holmes is a collection of twelve stories written by arthur conan doyle, featuring his famous detective.
Benedict cumberbatch is related to sherlock holmes. Benedict cumberbatch is open to having a female sherlock holmes in the future. Benedict cumberbatch stars as sherlock in tv series with martin freeman as dr john watson. An inscrutable masquerade, the conundrum of coach, the trinity vicarage larceny and the 10. Benedict timothy carlton cumberbatch cbe born 19 july 1976 is an english actor. His most acclaimed roles include stephen hawking in the bbc drama hawking 2004, victor frankenstein and his creature in danny boyles stage adaptation of frankenstein 2011 at the royal national theatre, sherlock holmes in the bbcpbs series sherlock, peter guillam in tinker. Benedict cumberbatch very keen to return sherlock may not be on our screens at the moment, but interest surrounding the popular show is still high, with programme.
It has been almost a year since bbc dropped the episodes for sherlock season 4 and the shows future onair still remains a mystery among its loyal audience. Benedict cumberbatch distantly related to sherlock holmes. Four original short stories by john taylor cd audio, 2015 at the best online prices at ebay. Four original short stories bbc englisch audiocd horbuch, cd. John watson the offices martin freeman as an army veteran with posttraumatic stress disorder.
However, i was a little sad to realize that it is not one of sir arthur conan doyles novels, but instead a new author who was attempting to write as the characters. Apr 29, 2018 top 10 genius scenes in sherlock the game is on. It premiered in june 2014 at bats theatre in new zealand. Benedict cumberbatch is related to sherlock holmes writer. Benedict cumberbatch, star of the imitation game the actor gained critical acclaim and a big following for his role in sherlock. Sherlock star benedict cumberbatch, creators on shows success and possible fifth season. The horror of the heights was first published in strand magazine in 19. Benedict cumberbatch is related to sherlock holmes creator io9. Wanda ventham born 5 august 1935 is an english actress, known primarily for her role as colonel virginia lake in the 1970s sciencefiction television series ufo, and for her recurring role as cassandra trotters mother pamela parry in the sitcom only fools and horses between 1989 and 1992. Benedict cumberbatch on playing sherlock holmes from the tiny scratches on your mobile, i deduce that your brother is an alcoholic and that you dont get on with him amanda mitchison. Its sort of like asking which actor was the best doctor from doctor who. Moffat says sherlock holmes original world lent itself quite well to. Meet the new sherlock holmes, benedict cumberbatch bbc news.
The rediscovered railway mysteries and other stories by john taylor. The horror of the heights 19 by sir arthur conan doyle youtube. His breakthrough on the big screen came in 2004 when he portrayed stephen hawking in the television movie hawking 2004. Season two by benedict cumberbatch, martin freeman. Benedict cumberbatch records audiobook of william golding novel. Laurence, 23, from paris is wearing a deerstalker and is a member of the sherlock holmes society in france. Sherlock holmes benedict cumberbatch speed drawing with sherlock theme by. He has starred as sherlock holmes in the series sherlock since 2010. Sep 18, 2017 benedict cumberbatch is open to having a female sherlock holmes in the future. Benedict cumberbatch on sherlocks victorian adventure. Watson keeps a locked cedarwood chesta box of secrets. Benedict cumberbatch, who plays sherlock holmes on the series sherlock, is distantly related to sir arthur conan doyle, the creator of the character.
Dec 31, 2014 so its no accident that benedict cumberbatch, our best sherlock for years, should be born in the age of the modern manchild, when weve profited from the free availability of information to. Venture back in time to victorian london to join literatures greatest detective team the brilliant sherlock holmes and his devoted assistant, dr. Benedict timothy carlton cumberbatch born 19 july 1976 is an english film, television, theatre and voice actor. He is best at playing highly intelligent but emotionally repressed characters such as sherlock holmes, hamlet, and dr. Benedict cumberbatch reads sherlock holmes audiobook full. Benedict cumberbatch on playing sherlock holmes television. Benedict cumberbatch introduction of the hound of the. Benedict cumberbatch reads sherlock holmes rediscovered railway stories. The future of sherlock is once again uncertain with claims benedict cumberbatch and martin freeman have a frosty relationship according to reports, the two stars. Audible provides the highest quality audio and narration.1410 1066 275 1259 681 890 106 213 1049 739 798 664 6 827 541 847 1524 1206 482 1241 817 1172 890 212 754 192 119 725 1214 1150 1307 1204 911 598 929 273 14 581 803 516 882 1203 1294 454