Benedict Cumberbatch.  Copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

Benedict Cumberbatch. Copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch was definitely the person everyone wanted to see at the 2014 Comic Con in San Diego last week.  Fans and celebrities alike were clamoring to meet the star and take a photo.

 

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Cumberbatch has been riding a tidal wave of fame the past few years with projects such as “Sherlock”, “Star Trek: Into Darkness” and “The Hobbit” and his appearance – his first at Comic Con – was certainly causing a stir.

 

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The star was in San Diego to talk about his upcoming releases “Penguins of Madagascar” and “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies”.

 

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