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'' Sherlock ' star Cumberbatch praised for dealing with assailants

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Yong Teck Lim/ AP In this Monday, April 16, 2018 file photo, Benedict Cumberbatch waves to fans throughout Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War red carpet fan event in Singapore. Food-delivery company Deliveroo has thanked Benedict Cumberbatch after the “Sherlock” star reportedly eradicated muggers who were attacking a bicyclist working for the business. Uber chauffeur Manuel Dias told the Sun paper that he was driving Cumberbatch and his spouse Sophie Hunter along London’s Marylebone High Street when they saw a cyclist being hit with a bottle.

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LONDON– The food-delivery firm Deliveroo thanked Benedict Cumberbatch on Saturday after a paper reported that the “Sherlock” star had fought off assailants who were attacking among its cyclists.

Uber driver Manuel Dias informed the Sun paper that he was driving Cumberbatch and his partner Sophie Hunter along London’s Marylebone High Street when they saw a cyclist being struck with a bottle.

He stated Cumberbatch jumped from the automobile and got among the aggressors.

” I had hold of one lad and Benedict another,” Dias was priced estimate as saying. “He seemed to know precisely what he was doing. He was extremely brave.”

” Here was ‘Sherlock Holmes’ fighting off 4 opponents just round the corner from Baker Street,” he added.

The imaginary detective’s home address in London is around the corner from the scene of the attack.

Cumberbatch’s spokeswoman decreased to comment.

The newspaper didn’t say when the occurrence occurred. Police said a delivery bicyclist was attacked in the street in November.

On Saturday, Deliveroo applauded Cumberbatch “for his brave actions.”

” On behalf of everybody at Deliveroo: Thank you so much,” it stated.

'' Doctor Who ' versus ' Sherlock '? Keep dreaming, Comic-Con

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Peter Capaldi participates in the “Physician Who” panel on Day 1 of Comic-Con International on Thursday, July 9, 2015, in San Diego, Calif.

Thursday, July 9, 2015|8:10 p.m.

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This image shows Benedict Cumberbatch, left, as Sherlock Holmes and Martin Freeman as Dr. John Watson, from the “Sherlock” special.

SAN DIEGO– It’s not likely Sherlock Holmes will ever share a pipeline with a Time Lord.

“Physician Who” and “Sherlock” mastermind Steven Moffat is up for an encounter in between his leading males, however he restated to crowds at Comic-Con on Thursday that he doesn’t think a crossover will ever come true.

“I have no problem with them conference,” the showrunner informed the Hall H crowd throughout the pop-culture celebration’s “Medical professional Who” session. “It’s all the rest of them that have actually got an issue. I ‘d do anything for a laugh.”

How would the time-traveling Doctor respond to an encounter with the scarf-clad criminal activity solver?

“More intelligently,” stated Peter Capaldi, who depicts the 12th iteration of the Time Lord on the long-running sci-fi series.

Moffat later noted Thursday afternoon during a “Sherlock” panel in Ballroom 20 at the San Diego Convention Center that there’s a precedent for the Doctor encountering imaginary characters. He crossed courses with Robin Hood last season.

“I’m willing to do it since I’m such a please-anybody tart,” joked Moffat. “We can bring in Physician Doom as well, and Spider-Man, all the Batmans. It would be the best program ever!”

Moffat exposed to “Sherlock” fans that he really currently crafted a crossover between the characters. In his youth, he cast his sister to play both Doctor Who and Sherlock Holmes in a house motion picture.

“I made it years ago,” he said. “I’m over it.”

“Doctor Who” is due back Sept. 19, while a Victorian-set “Sherlock” Christmas special will be provided in December. Both programs air on the BBC in the United Kingdom, while “Doctor Who” airs on the cable television network BBC America and “Sherlock” is transmitted on PBS in the United States.