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Benedict Cumberbatch sends Comic Con into meltdown... It's The Dredge

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Man of the moment Benedict Cumberbatch has made his debut at San Diego’s Comic Con. 

Tumblr, Twitter and the internet as a whole went into meltdown as he appeared on a panel to promote his voice work in the film The Penguins of Madagascar.

This was his welcome into Hall H:

Cumberbatch also sat down with MTV for a 20 minute interview in which he dodged questions about his link to the upcoming Dr Strange film, confirmed that four new episodes of Sherlock will be filmed next year, and delivered an impressive Gollum impression.

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Cheryl Cole says she would have preferred to keep her marriage under wraps. 

She was a guest host on BBC Radio One yesterday afternoon and said that if the news hadn’t been leaked she and her new husband would have kept it a secret. (3am)

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Cole also said that during some time away from the music business she would sit in her PJs all day, channel surfing.

She’s just like us guys.

Are Jon Snow and Ygritte going out in real life? ARE THEY? 

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Game of Thrones stars Kit Harrington and Rose Leslie have been spotted together at LAX airport, sparking rumours that they’re a couple in real life. (Buzzfeed)


UPDATE! We have been informed that Kit and Rose are in fact distant cousins.


Well. This is awkward.

And the rest of the day’s celebrity dirt…

  • Khloe Kardashian has had enough of your sh*t (DailyMail
  • Existential Leo Di Caprio (Buzzfeed)
  • Katie Hopkins has lashed out at the ‘fallen angel nonsense’ after the inquest in Peaches Geldof’s death (3am)
  • It only takes Miranda Kerr 15 mins to get ready in the morning. Weep (DailyMail)
  • Chris Pratt in a suit. Be still our beating everything (People)