Movie News

First Look : Benedict Cumberbatch in The Imitation Game

Movie News

The first pic of Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing in “The Imitation Game” has been released.

The pioneer of modern-day computing, Turing is credited with cracking the German Enigma code and the film is a nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team at Britain’s top-secret code-breaking centre, Bletchley Park, during the darkest days of World War II. Turing, whose contributions and genius significantly shortened the war, saving thousands of lives, was the eventual victim of an unenlightened British Establishment, but his work and legacy live on.

Benedict Cumberbatch (“The Fifth Estate“, “Star Trek Into Darkness“, and TV’s “Sherlock“) and Keira Knightley (BAFTA nominee for “Atonement”, Oscar® nominee for “Pride and Prejudice“) will star as Alan Turing and his close friend and fellow code-breaker Joan Clarke, alongside a top-notch cast, including Matthew Goode (“Stoker”, “A Single Man“), Mark Strong (“Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy“), Rory Kinnear (“Skyfall”), Charles Dance (“Gosford Park“, TV’s “Game of Thrones“), Allen Leech (“In Fear”, TV’s “Downton Abbey“) and Matthew Beard (“An Education“).

Norwegian filmmaker Morten Tyldum, 2012’s BAFTA nominee for “Headhunters“, is directing from a screenplay by Graham Moore, based on the book “Alan Turing: The Enigma” by Andrew Hodges.

ShareShare on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someoneShare on Google+Pin on Pinterest
View All Posts

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Subject

Your Message

captcha

Click to add a comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

More in Movie News

DOGD48BTS15905.dng

Jay Roach will tame the Mad Dogs

Ashleigh DaviesJanuary 29, 2015
terminator_genisys_sarah_connor

Superbowl Spot : Terminator Genisys

Caffeinated ClintJanuary 29, 2015
300A-03125.dng

300: Rise of an Empire helmer to take on heist drama

Ashleigh DaviesJanuary 29, 2015
swank-sarandon

Swank and Sarandon join animated comedy Spark

Ashleigh DaviesJanuary 29, 2015
New_Ted_Render

Trailer: Ted 2

Ashleigh DaviesJanuary 29, 2015
limitless

Limitless potential for new CBS pilot

Caffeinated ClintJanuary 29, 2015
ABC_Studios_logo

Scandal’s Jenna Bans sells new show to ABC

Ashleigh DaviesJanuary 29, 2015
mehcad-brooks_

Supergirl’s love interest is cast!

Ashleigh DaviesJanuary 29, 2015
geoffrey_rush

Geoffrey Rush will play Oliver! composer

Ashleigh DaviesJanuary 29, 2015

Login

Lost your password?