Benedict Cumberbatch

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. | The Latest: Best picture Golden Globe nominations announced

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.  — The Latest on the announcement of nominations for the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California (all times local): 5:45 a.m. The Golden Globe nominations for best actor in a limited series have been announced. The best actor nominees are: Antonio Banderas, “Genius: Picasso”; Darren Criss, “The Assassination of … Continue reading BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. | The Latest: Best picture Golden Globe nominations announced

LOS ANGELES | ‘Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch’ makes off with $66M at box office

LOS ANGELES — You’re a mean one — and you’re number one — Mr. Grinch. “Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch” made off with $66 million for Universal Pictures to top the weekend North American box office, according to studio estimates Sunday. Last week’s top film, the Queen biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody,” drops to second for 20th Century … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | ‘Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch’ makes off with $66M at box office

LONDON | Sherlock’ star Cumberbatch praised for tackling muggers

LONDON (AP) — The food-delivery firm Deliveroo has thanked Benedict Cumberbatch after the “Sherlock” star reportedly fought off muggers who were attacking a cyclist working for the company. Uber driver Manuel Dias told the Sun newspaper that he was driving Cumberbatch and his wife Sophie Hunter along London’s Marylebone High Street when they saw a … Continue reading LONDON | Sherlock’ star Cumberbatch praised for tackling muggers

NEW YORK | Infinity Wars’ to set record, fastest to surpass $1 billion

NEW YORK (AP) — “Avengers: Infinity Wars” is poised to set a record for fastest film to rake in $1 billion in business. The Walt Disney Co. said Saturday that the Marvel superhero saga had earned just under $975 million in global box office through Friday. Since the film earned nearly $70 million on Friday … Continue reading NEW YORK | Infinity Wars’ to set record, fastest to surpass $1 billion

The Latest: Cumberbatch riffs on ‘stable genius’ tweet

PASADENA, Calif./January 6, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest from the TV Critics meeting in Pasadena, California (all times local): 6:00 p.m. When a producer mentioned a Twitter post from Benedict Cumberbatch led to a TV role, the actor couldn’t resist riffing on President Donald Trump’s “stable genius” tweet. Michael Jackson, executive producer of Showtime’s new … Continue reading The Latest: Cumberbatch riffs on ‘stable genius’ tweet

‘Sherlock’ returns with murder, mystery – and a baby

LONDON (AP)(STL.News) — There’s something rotten in Baker Street. It may just be the diaper of baby Rosamund Watson, whose arrival at the start of the fourth season of “Sherlock” disrupts the relationship between brilliant, demanding detective Sherlock Holmes and his long-suffering friend Dr. John Watson. The offspring of John and his enigmatic wife Mary … Continue reading ‘Sherlock’ returns with murder, mystery – and a baby