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Other Beastly Voices Cumberbatch Should Do

By Ryan Britt Aug 19, 2014

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Today, it’s been announced that Benedict Cumberbatch will providing the voice of Sher Khan; the infamous Tiger from The Jungle Book. This film will be the directorial debut of Andy Serkis (Caesar!) and will be in competition with a different Jungle Book, featuring the excellent Idris Elba as Shere Khan. But, the Cumberbatch thing got us thinking. After providing the voice of Smaug the Dragon (in The Hobbit movies) and now Shere Khan the Tiger, what other beastly, hardcore voices should Cumberbatch do?

Check out what Benedict Cumberbatch’s voice is doing in our dreams.

Tags: movies, tv, slideshows, bbc, the hobbit, benedict cumberbatch, sherlock, smaug

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Ryan Britt

Ryan Britt's writing has appeared with The New York Times, Omni Reboot,, Clarkesworld, Crossed Genres, Story Magazine, The MindHut and elsewhere. He's performed stories on stage with The Moth, The Liar Show, and is the curator of two reading series; Lust for Genre and The HiFi Reading Series. He teaches at The Gotham Writers' Workshop and lives in New York City. Follow him on Twitter @ryancbritt.

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