Cover shot of Benedict for Out magazine with type removed, original photo on the bottom.
You can clearly see the freckles in this photo. Who ever the makeup artist was for this shoot, Ben needs to hire them. No, really.
Photo size: 1000 x 1359 at 72dpi, not super hires but very nice.
10.14.2014 By Aaron Hicklin
Poised to make Alan Turing his own, Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch is no stranger to sexual politics and bullying. And he’ll take on all comers.
Photography by Samuel Bradley | Shot on location at the Barbican Conservatory, London.
The hottest ticket in London next summer is not One Direction, Miley Cyrus, or Beyoncé. It is Benedict Cumberbatch playing Hamlet at the Barbican theater. Some 100,000 tickets for the 12-week run went on sale a few days before I was due to meet Cumberbatch — coincidentally at the Barbican — and sold out in minutes. Even by the robust standards of London theater (more than 22 million people attended shows in the 2012–2013 season), that’s some record…
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