The actor and his wife, Sophie Hunter, became parents in 2015.
“Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter are delighted to announce the arrival of their beautiful son,” the actor's rep said
"From the directorial point of view, I see opera in it, I see art, I see theater," she said. "There's a narrative of the
“I’m very happy. I’m a very happy man,” he said. “I have a great population of fans as well -- they’re smart, they’ll get