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From RDJ to Cumberbatch, the stars are headed to TIFF 2014

Film fanatics and star gazers, your time is now. Well…almost now. More precisely, your time WILL be September 4 – 14. That’s when the A-list glitterati, with their films in tow, descend on downtown Hogtown as they flock to the Toronto International Film Festival. As has become the norm, the list of TIFF-bound talent is […]

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Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller head back to theatres in Boyle’s Frankenstein

This latest incarnation of Mary Shelley‘s mythic monster comes to us courtesy of Nick Dear‘s award-winning National Theatre adaptation. Oscar-winner Danny Boyle (127 Hours, Slumdog Millionaire) returned to the theatre in March 2011 to direct this critically lauded production with actors Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller alternating the lead roles of The Creature and […]

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5 Reasons We Love…Benedict Cumberbatch

Narrowing down the talents and charms of one Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch to just five is no easy task. Though it may seem like the 38-year-old Brit actor has only recently come on the scene, thanks to his sit-up-and-take-notice, pitch-perfect performance as Sherlock Holmes, dedicated fans know better. Though he’s undoubtedly experiencing the kind of golden moment […]

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An octopus, Benedict Cumberbatch, and the Penguins of Madagascar

What do you get when you mix an evil octopus, the internet’s boyfriend Benedict Cumberbatch, and some spying penguins?  The Penguins of Madagascar. A spin-off of the popular “Afro Circus”-singing franchise sees sidekicks Skipper, Kowalski, Private and Rico upgraded to leading bird status in their brand new adventure that sees them coming nose-to-nose- or beak-to-tentacle, […]

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Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley and the cast of The Imitation Game

After premiering to rave reviews at both the Toronto International Film Festival and the BFI London Film Festival, not to mention snagging the 2014 People’s Choice Award at the former, Morten Tyldum‘s The Imitation Game is finally making its way to theatres around the world. The film tells the important and almost criminally unsung story of […]

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Sherlock Holmes 3 is a go and 5 other things we learned from Robert Downey Jr.’s AMA

Would it be too much to ask that Robert Downey Jr. stars in a film at least once a month? The de-facto leader of the Marvel Cinematic Universe gives such good press and soundbites that we want him to hang around doing junkets and publicity as often as he can. The A-lister took to Reddit […]

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