Benedict Cumberbatch Is Going to Be Hamlet

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - MARCH 26: Actor Benedict Cumberbatch poses with the Laureus trophy during the 2014 Laureus World Sports Awards at the Istana Budaya Theatre on March 26, 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images for Laureus) Photo: Ian Walton/Getty Images

The production is currently only scheduled for a London run, but maybe if you're very good and tweet obsessively for the next year, they'll bring it to Broadway next. Anyway: Benedict Cumberbatch, whining about Danish stuff for three hours! It is the stuff dreams are made of.