Benedict Cumberbatch stars in Doctor Who opening credits

Is this the Sherlock/Doctor Who crossover of fan boys and girls' dreams...?

It’s a mashup made in cult TV heaven – Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch as… the Doctor!


A fun and innovative BBC Facebook app celebrating the advent of the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special lets fans add their own faces – or anyone else’s for that matter – to the show’s iconic opening credits. And guess who we chose…

Watch our Benedict Cumberbatch title sequence via the link below, then have a go yourself… and #SaveTheDay… 

Watch Benedict Cumberbatch in the Doctor Who title sequence