Benedict Cumberbatch starts filming The Imitation Game

5Benedict Cumberbatch has started filming The Imitation Game, the biopic of computer scientist and mathematician Alan Turing who helped to break the German Enigma code during the Second World War.

The Imitation Game is written by Graham Moore and directed by Morten Tyldum (Headhunters). Benedict stars as Turing alongside an incredibly strong cast including Keira Knightley, Mark Strong, Rory Kinnear, Matthew Goode, Charles Dance and Allen Leech.Photos from recent filming have been added to our galleries.

In other news today BBC One released some new behind the scenes photos from Sherlock series 3 featuring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman filming the show.