(2010) His credits at London's Almeida Theatre include: "Lyngstrand" in Henrik Ibsen
's "The Lady From The Sea" (2004), "Tesman" in Henrik Ibsen
's "Hedda Gabler" (2005, also West End) and "George Haverstick" in "Period of Adjustment"...
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6' (1.83 m)
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[on being invited by Madonna
to her London home to discuss playing Duke of Windsor
(aka "Edward VIII") in
] I'd whizzed round on my bike and thought we were going to have a read-through and a chat, but she wanted a full-on dress rehearsal... So I ended up in a suit and tie with Madonna operating the camera herself.
Good friends with Jonny Lee Miller
, with whom he shared the central roles of Frankenstein and his creature in Danny Boyle
's stage production
in 2011. Coincidentally, Miller was cast as Sherlock Holmes in
and Cumberbatch has been playing the legendary detective in
since July 2010.
Rich baritone voice