Benedict starting work this week filming the new Hollow Crown series for BBC 2. The series consists of Henry VI Parts 1 and II and Richard III. Benedict will play Richard III. Judi Dench, Keeley Hawes and Sophie Okenedo are also set to star. The films are set to be screened on BBC 2 in 2016.
In other news the first poster for The Imitation Game starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing has arrived. The Imitation Game recently has a triumphant premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival and is due to premiere at the London Film Festival on 8th October. Hit the jump to see the new poster