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Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Benedict Cumberbatch in Talks to Star in 'The Lost City of Z'

+. • Benedict Cumberbatch (Star Trek Into Darkness) is in talks to take the lead role in the adaptation of David Grann's best-seller The Lost City of Z about Percy Fawcett, a British explorer who disappeared in the Amazon during a 1925 expedition. more
Entertainment Weekly ( 9/4/2013 4:09:23 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch May Star In 'Lost City Of Z,' Project Last Set For Brad Pitt
Deadline.com created a great disturbance in the Force on Wednesday, as if millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced. The site reports that Benedict Cumberbatch is negotiating to star in "The Lost City Of Z," a project that would more
Huffington Post ( 9/4/2013 1:23:53 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch: No truth to Star Wars Episode 7 rumours
Benedict Cumberbatch: No truth to Star Wars Episode 7 rumoursA spokesperson for the Sherlock star hit back at reports that he would be starring in JJ Abrams' sci-fi epic. Speculation has been rife that he would reunite with his Star Trek Into Darkness director with fans pondering whether he would take the role of a villain. more
Metro ( 9/4/2013 7:47:51 AM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch to Lead James Gray's 'The Lost City of Z'
Only time will tell whether there's any truth to those Star Wars Episode VII rumors, but in the meantime Benedict Cumberbatch has booked himself a different juicy new role. The Brit actor is in negotiations for The Lost City of Z, based on David Grann's book more
/FILM ( 9/4/2013 4:07:19 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch Will Grow a Great Big Moustache and Mysteriously
Benedict Cumberbatch may not be in the next Star Wars film (at least, not according to his spokesperson), but apparently he's still intent on starring in every other movie being released until the end of time. And it seems like 2014 will be the year of more
Film School Rejects ( 9/4/2013 4:04:54 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch to head into jungle for 'Lost City Of Z'
Benedict Cumberbatch has been linked to a role in Lost City Of Z, the upcoming explorer movie directed by We Own The Night's James Gray. The actor will star in the film based on David Grann's bestselling book. Cumberbatch is thought to have left Guillermo more
Digital Spy ( 9/4/2013 3:50:16 PM -08:00 )

Cumberbatch Heads Into the Jungle
Cumberbatch Heads Into the JungleToday in show business news: Beloved Benedict Cumberbatch is going on a mission into the Amazon, Michelle Williams takes on Broadway, and Dancing with the Stars has a new class of victims dancers. Sending worry into the hearts of many a fangirl (and more
The Atlantic Wire ( 9/4/2013 3:22:13 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch joins 'Lost City of Z,' reps deny 'Star Wars' involvement
Benedict Cumberbatch joins Benedict Cumberbatch has joined the film adaptation of David Grann's The Lost City of Z, showcasing yet again how much the actor is in demand. Deadline is reporting that Cumberbatch is close to joining Lost City of Z. Cumberbatch is in talks to play Percy more
Hypable ( 9/4/2013 3:19:41 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch Heads to the Jungle in 'Lost City of Z'
James Gray is directing, with Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner and Anthony Katagas producing for Plan B. Panorama Media will finance the pic. Story is based on the David Grann book and follows Percy Fawcett, a British colonel who disappeared in more
Variety ( 9/4/2013 3:19:13 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch Finds 'The Lost City of Z'
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Get The Big Picture (blog) ( 9/4/2013 3:04:31 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch Discovers The Lost City of Z
Benedict Cumberbatch Discovers The Lost City of ZEver since starring in this summer's Star Trek Into Darkness, Benedict Cumberbatch has been (falsely?) rumored for a role in Star Wars: Episode VII and dropped out of starring in Guillermo del Toro's Crimson Peak. So what is next for the Sherlock star? more
IGN ( 9/4/2013 2:47:21 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch in Talks to Star in 'The Lost City of Z'
When Benedict Cumberbatch jumped ship from Guillermo del Toro's Crimson Peak a few weeks ago, the internet and industry insiders wondered: “Why?” del Toro is one of the industry's biggest names and collaboration with him would seem beneficial for all more
Flick Sided ( 9/4/2013 2:44:51 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch In Talks To Lead James Gray's 'Lost City Of Z' Adaptation
According to various reports, Benedict Cumberbatch is in talks to star in 'Lost City Of Z,' which James Gray will direct from a script he adapted. The film is based on the David Grann bestselling book. Cumberbatch is in talks to play Percy Fawcett, who in 1925 more
Flicks and bits ( 9/4/2013 2:16:18 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch to play British explorer with rather ridiculous-sounding
Benedict Cumberbatch—that tatterdemalion who abandoned his tutelage in the printing trade, tiddly on tales of adventure from one too many penny dreadfuls—is tilting at it again, his restless spirit swept along by the exotic winds of Toronto. It's in that more
A.V. Club ( 9/4/2013 1:58:24 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch Off To The Lost City Of Z
This is one of those projects that has been hacking through the development undergrowth for ages now, with Brad Pitt and his Plan B production company spearheading the adaptation of David Grann's bestseller. Pitt had long planned to star, but is now more
Empire Online ( 9/4/2013 1:54:29 PM -08:00 )

Bendict Cumberbatch in Talks to Lead James Gray's 'Lost City of Z'
After rumors swirled that Benedict Cumberbatch might reteam with Star Trek Into Darkness director J.J. Abrams in some sort of role in Star Wars: Episode VII, it sounds like the actor is taking a role in another film instead. Deadline has word from the Toronto more
First Showing ( 9/4/2013 1:52:50 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch Might Star in 'Lost City of Z,' Just Can't Keep Out of
Benedict Cumberbatch and his weird name are all over the place this year. Sherlock may (yes, still) be on hiatus, but Cumberbatch has been keeping busy. From giving true villain-face in Star Trek: Into Darkness, to wearing that silly-looking wig as Julian more
Bustle ( 9/4/2013 1:45:29 PM -08:00 )

No 'Star Wars: Episode 7' for Benedict Cumberbatch? Actor Heads to the 'Lost
Looks like that 'Star Wars: Episode 7' rumor was false after all. Following a statement from Benedict Cumberbatch's rep claiming, despite a report, that the actor would not be starring in J.J. Abrams' upcoming trilogy, 'Sherlock' here entered talks to replace more
ScreenCrush ( 9/4/2013 1:32:48 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch to Search for “The Lost City of Z”
benedict-cumberbatch After years in development hell, Brad Pitt's true life tale adaptation “The Lost City of Z” seems to finally be moving forward, with Benedict Cumberbatch now in talks to topline the historical adventure, according to Deadline. James Gray more
Up and Comers ( 9/4/2013 1:28:06 PM -08:00 )

Benedict Cumberbatch to Star in Lost City of Z
Early news from Toronto: 2013's busiest actor is in talks to play Percy Fawcett, a twenties British explorer who disappeared in the Amazon while searching for an ancient lost city. James Gray (Two Lovers) will adapt and direct the film (based on the 2009 book more
Vulture ( 9/4/2013 1:18:45 PM -08:00 )