Benedict Cumberbatch

Look at the waistcoat...

Benedict Cumberbatch is seriously in the running for the title of The Bloke What Looks Best In A Waistcoat

He’s not the new Darcy, unfortunately.  He’s playing Dr Frankenstein and Frankenstein’s monster on stage , alternating with Johnny Lee Miller (our most recent Mr Knightley.)

The ‘Sherlock’ star is building up a massive fangirl following, which I, as an ardent admirer of a proud, tall man with a mass of curly hair and a quick wit am determined to be part of.

I know it’s not Jane Austen- it’s Frankenstein,which is not a cheerful novel- trust me I’ve had to study it.

But he does look splendid in a cravat.

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