Benedict Cumberbatch, who plays Doctor Strange in the Marvel movies, is earning comparisons to such superheroes after reportedly saving a cyclist who was being attacked by muggers in London.” data-reactid=”18″ type=”text”>Benedict Cumberbatch, who plays Doctor Strange in the Marvel movies, reportedly saved a cyclist who was being attacked by muggers in London. According to the Sun, the 41-year-old was in an Uber with his wife when they saw a food-delivery rider being hit over the head with a bottle. Cumberbatch shouted “leave him alone” as he ran toward the attackers, apparently preventing the cyclist from sustaining serious injuries. The incident is said to have taken place near Baker Street — which happens to be where Sherlock Holmes lives.
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