He's Hollywood's man of the moment. From starring in the Academy Award winning "The Imitation Game", to the hugely successful TV adaption of Sherlock Holmes, Benedict Cumberbatch is captivating audiences around the world. CNN’s ‘Talk Asia’ catches up with the actor in Shanghai where he opens up about his legions of superfans as well as the British invasion of Hollywood.

Cumberbatch, who has been named “sexiest man alive” by numerous magazines, tells CNN’s Anna Coren about his childhood, his charity work, and his new films. The star also reveals what he really thinks about his female admirers called ‘Cumberbabes’ and meeting his Chinese fan base who describe him as ‘Juan Fu’ (Curly Sherlock).


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