Benedict Cumberbatch wins Actor of the Year at the GQ Awards

GQ1Fresh from his Emmy win last week Benedict Cumberbatch has been granted another accolade – that of actor of the year by GQ Magazine.

Accepting the award from Dan Stevens Benedict commented “This is wonderful. I’d like to thank James McAvoy for not being available. But seriously, it’s an embarrassment of riches.”

Photos of Benedict at the GQ Awards have been added to the galleries.

You can also see images of Benedict from the GQ Awards issue (on sale Thursday or via devices now) on our tumblr.

A video of Benedict discussing his recent Emmy win has been added to our video interviews page.

Benedict also recently discussed Hamlet with Baz Bamigboye of the Mail.

Finally photos of Benedict at a screening of The Guest (which stars Dan Stevens) have been added to the galleries.