Benedict Cumberbatch Is Back to Small Screen!!
Benedict Cumberbatch, most of us came to know about this gem of an actor when we first saw him portraying the role of Sherlock Holmes. Between that time and present, he has achieved tremendous heights in his career. With his name on the cast list of any movie, it gives us assurance that he will have something different to offer. Now ever charming actor is back on the small screen where it all started rolling for him, to let you we are not discussing next season of Sherlock Holmes. However, we will see him portraying the role of Patrick Melrose a famous character based on the Booker Prize-winning author Edward St Aubyn.
The five-part miniseries was announced on 28th February 2018 which will be produced by Showtime & Sky Atlantic in collaboration. Each episode will focus on one of the five novels based on the same character. The books explore the life of Patrick Melrose an aristocratic playboy who struggles with substance abuse and childhood trauma.
The trailer shows the glimpse of alcoholic yet enigmatic Cumberbatch who will make you enjoy each and every moment of it. The series not only banks on Cumberbatch rather has a stellar cast with names like Hugo Weaving, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Anna Madeley, Allison Williams and Blythe Danner. Edward Berger is at the helm of the series which will air later this year.
The first look surely looks unique however it will be intriguing to see quirkiness of Cumberbatch on the small screen again.
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