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It's a boy! Benedict Cumberbatch and wife Sophie have welcomed a snapper


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IT SEEMS LIKE BENEDICT Cumberbatch and wife Sophie Hunter have been expecting their first baby for about three years.

But now, the news has come, and it’s been confirmed that the pair have welcomed a baby son into the world.

No names yet, but People magazine reports that the actor’s representative have released a statement which reads:

Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter are delighted to announce the arrival of their beautiful son.We would kindly ask everyone to respect the family’s privacy during these next few precious weeks.

Cumberbatch and Hunter married on the Isle of Wight on Valentine’s Day after a short engagement.

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