The famous English actor Benedict Cumberbatch is currently filming the Netflix series Eric in Hungary, so fans with an eye out for him will be able to catch him in many places in the Hungarian capital. The star of the Marvel movies and Sherlock series recently visited the Hungarian State Opera to see the Hungarian National Ballet’s production of Don Quixote.
The film star was not alone, as he was accompanied by several cast members of the Eric series. According to reports, Benedict Cumberbatch was so impressed by the Hungarian production that he gave the artists a standing ovation at the end and then congratulated the company backstage.
Sunday’s performance by the Hungarian National Ballet starred Tatyana Melnyik and Kiyota Motomi in the leading roles.
Benedict Cumberbatch is best known to audiences from the Sherlock TV series, where he played the famous detective Sherlock Holmes. The English actor has also made his way into the Marvel universe, playing the character of Doctor Strange in several films. He also starred in The Imitation Game, for which he was nominated for an Academy Award.
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