So an actor had a birthday. Not even a milestone birthday, like 50. Not even a round number. He turned 38. Big deal, right?
Except we all know things are a little bit different in the world of Benedict Cumberbatch – and after all, thousands of fans can’t be wrong, can they…?
#HappyBirthdayBenedictCumberbatch was trending on Twitter – in the UK and around the world – today as the Sherlock star notched up another year on the planet.
Fans celebrated by donating tens of thousands of pounds to charities (including The Prince’s Trust via a page set up by fan forum Cumberbatchweb) and, of course, by posting stuff like this…
— Irene Adler (@The_Whip_Hand) July 19, 2014
— Elsa Chang (@ElsaSketch) July 19, 2014
— Sherlock The Network (@sherlocknetwork) July 19, 2014
— сексуашка Эн’22|DIET (@seksuash) July 19, 2014
— . (@fbijedis) July 19, 2014