10th May 2015
Benedict Cumberbatch loses out on another BAFTA award 4
9:41 PM — Benedict Cumberbatch has missed out on another BAFTA award - just months after losing out for The Imitation Game.
29th April 2015
Sherlock star Andrew Scott shows his support for same-sex marriage in Ireland
5:46 PM — Sherlock actor Andrew Scott has shown his support for same-sex marriage, ahead of Ireland's referendum.
31st March 2015
‘Sherlock’ creator: Holmes is not gay, as much as people want to fantasize 8
10:17 AM — One of the co-creators of the popular 'Sherlock' series has said although "everyone wants to believe" the show's title character is gay, "he's not".
14th February 2015
Imitation Game star Benedict Cumberbatch marries fiancée 11
7:13 PM — Actor Benedict Cumberbatch has married his fiancée, Sophie Hunter.
8th January 2015
Benedict Cumberbatch to become a father 4
12:26 AM — Benedict Cumberbatch who played gay war hero Alan Turing in the The Imitation Game, has announced that he and his fiancée Sophie Hunter are expecting a baby.
10th December 2014
Did Benedict Cumberbatch just out Sherlock as gay? 21
7:24 PM — Benedict Cumberbatch has hinted that his character in the hit BBC series Sherlock prefers men to women.
15th October 2014
Benedict Cumberbatch: Experimenting sexually at boarding school wasn’t about desire 14
3:11 PM — Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch has spoken about sexual experimentation at his boarding school.
Benedict Cumberbatch says he’d defend gay rights ‘to the death’ 4
12:18 PM — In an interview with OUT magazine, the actor Benedict Cumberbatch has stated he would defend gay people “to the death”. Benedict is set to star in The Imitation Game as the lead role Alan Turing. Gay World War II codebreaker Alan Turing was convicted of ‘gross indecency’ in 1952 after having sex with a man, […]
8th October 2014
Benedict Cumberbatch: There’s no need for gay sex in film about Alan Turing 106
7:45 PM — Benedict Cumberbatch has defended the lack of gay sex in his upcoming Alan Turing biopic.
8th September 2014
Benedict Cumberbatch: America needs a female president, then a gay one 31
6:51 PM — Benedict Cumberbatch has claimed that the US should have a gay president after it elects a female one.
19th April 2014
China: Censors clamp down on gay Sherlock fan fiction 6
4:52 PM — China's media regulator is reportedly clamping down on gay Sherlock fan fiction online.
6th February 2014
Sherlock: Stars reveal gay club scene was cut from latest series 3
1:09 PM — Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman have revealed a scene in which Sherlock and Doctor Watson visited a gay club was cut from the latest series.
19th November 2013
Sherlock star Andrew Scott publicly comes out as gay 10
10:58 AM — Sherlock actor Andrew Scott has has spoken out publicly for the first time to say that "as a gay person" he condemns Russian president Vladimir Putin for introducing anti-gay legislation to the country.
11th September 2013
Sherlock star Andrew Scott to star in gay Welsh mining film ‘Pride’ 3
7:00 PM — Sherlock actor Andrew Scott has joined the cast of gay comedy drama film Pride, directed by Matthew Warchus.
4th February 2013
Benedict Cumberbatch in talks to play Alan Turing in biopic 8
2:13 PM — Benedict Cumberbatch is reportedly in talks to play Alan Turing, in an upcoming biopic about the gay mathematician and codebreaker.
4th January 2010
Copyright holder baulks at ‘gay’ Sherlock Holmes film 44
2:46 PM — The US copyright holder of the Sherlock Holmes series has threatened to withdraw permission for a film sequel if producers develop a homoerotic storyline.