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No Star Wars for Cumberbatch
Sherlock star rules himself out of Star Wars Episode VII...

Although shooting has apparenly already started on the latest Star Wars trilogy, the final cast remains shrouded in mystery, with many suggesting that director J.J. Abrams has cobbled together a group of up and comers rather than established stars. That hasn't stopped people from speculating that Sherlock and Star Trek: Into Darkness star Benedict Cumberbatch would be involved somehow, though.

However the British actor has moved to quell such rumours. Speaking at Australia's Oz Comic-Con, Cumberbatch said that although he would've loved a part in the latest movie, it wasn't to be:

Iwould've liked a part in J.J.'s newStar Wars, but it won't happen, sadly.

And there was even worse news for lovers of Cumberbatch and sci-fi fans, as he also took the opportunity to rule himself out of appearing on Doctor Who... like ever. Way to smashour dreams into teensy tiny little pieces before dancing all over themBenedict. Sheesh...



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