Here's the first image of Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing via the Wrap. The movie is currently in post production in the U.K. It isn't clear when it'll hit theaters just yet, but it stars Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode and Mark Strong.
Turing is an important figure in the invention of modern computing. He worked on code-breaking efforts during World War II. He was also convicted for "gross indecency" in 1952, which is code for homosexuality. He was forced into hormone treatments and he committed suicide two years later.
It’s hard to find a person who didn’t like 2012’s Dredd, a film that stands alongside RoboCop as the ultra-violent, dystopic film fans needed at the time, but a sequel to the movie hasn’t been forthcoming; in fact, over the past few years, the likelihood of a second outing for Olivia Thirlby and Karl Urban’s chin has hovered around zero. Read more