Sherlock heading to Springfield?

Star of 'Sherlock' Benedict Cumberbatch has announced that he has landed a cameo part in a upcoming episode of 'The Simpsons'. 

He landed the role unexpectedly when attending a meeting in the same place were the show is recorded. Talking to Instyle magazine, Cumberbatch said of the part "I heard there was a part going in an episode. I said, 'I hate to muscle in here guys but could I record it?' Next thing, I'm standing in a room with all those famous voices; Bart, Marge, Homer, Lisa"

Cumberbatch's next role see's him play Christopher Tietjens in the BBC/HBO mini-series 'Parade's End' set in World War One.

- The Simpsons
- Sherlock
- Parade's End
- Benedict Cumberbatch

Written by: TomSouthwell
Jul 6th, 2012, 6:27 am

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