The internet is having a party because it’s Benedict Cumberbatch’s birthday.
— maludrama (@acciogoldstein) July 19, 2015
Happy birthday BC! Yes, the actor turns 39 today. It’s led to possibly one of the longest hashtags yet, actually leaving little room for messages (darn those 140 character limits). But that won’t stop the online celebrations.
In fact, this savvy tweeter got his whole name in alongside the lengthy hashtag:
— :: #WeltMeister :: (@takashiG) July 19, 2015
A sassy bit of shortening with ‘Shezza’ helped here for the Sherlock star:
— Ava ?? (@MsduMaurier) July 19, 2015
Celebrations have been kicking off as midnight struck around the world:
— Padma (@Cumberstoned) July 18, 2015
There’s a good bit of singing, dancing and fangirling at this online party:
— chiara ? (@phangoose) July 19, 2015
A teeny bit of shock that he can actually be celebrating 39 years:
— emily Ⓥ (@silverrgirl) July 19, 2015
Of course some fantastic pictures are being shared:
— HBD BENEDICT (@BYE__ncx) July 19, 2015
And Gifs, naturally. What’s a party without a Gif or two. Oh wait, it should probably be a gift, right?
— lucy ? (@fraankcastle) July 19, 2015
Basically, this is how the internt is feeling right now:
— Victoria Wang ❀ 花樣年華 (@vicci_xx) July 19, 2015
Everyone else is irrelevant today:
— hbd bananabread (@gh0stlester) July 19, 2015
S’all about this guy:
— Lucy (@LucyoBailey) July 19, 2015