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13 Things Benedict Cumberbatch Fans Need to See

By Matt Heckler Apr 1, 2014

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Hawking – 2004 TV Movie

His first starring role and really the part that first made everybody notice him, Hawking has Mr. Cumberbatch starring as the titular brilliant scientist, Stephen Hawking. His performance gave Benedict his first major acting award nomination, with a BAFTA nom for Best Actor. Biopics are tricky business but he’s really excellent in the part as one of the most influential scientists of our time.

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Matt Heckler is a writer, book critic, musician, movie nerd, sci-fi aficionado, and awesome beard haver from Chicago. When he isn't writing for The MindHut, he is drinking tasty beverages and working on his first novel. Follow him on Twitter @androiddreamer!

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