Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Gary Oldman: Benedict Cumberbatch is the Porsche 911 of actors
Radio Times staff
3:35 PM, 14 August 2013
“He’s a stick-shift; he’s changing up and changing down,” said Oldman, who worked with Cumberbatch on spy drama Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, and has had time to study him since.
“Someone like Tony Hopkins has this quiet intensity about him. That’s your luxury sedan,” Oldman told US Vogue magazine for a feature on Cumberbatch. “Then you’ve got Benedict. He’s a Porsche 911.”