Benedict Cumberbatch talks about his new gig on 'Letters Live'

Benedict Cumberbatch has joined forces with Kyle MacLachlan and Katie Holmes to bring the British show ‘Letters Live’ to New York for the first time.

Cumberbatch commented on the show: 'Letters Live makes us pause and imagine the lives behind the letters read and the circumstances of their origin. It's a privilege to read this most ancient of communications live to an audience. A truly inspiring event.

Letters Live is the show developed by Cannongate production house, where famous actors and celebrities read other famous people's letters to the audience.

Letters from idols like David Bowie, Marge Simpson, Mohandas Gandhi, Elvis Presley, Janis Joplin, Kurt Vonnegut, Charlotte Bronte and Che Guevara are interpreted on the stage by Cumberbatch, Kylie Minogue, Jude Law, Sally Hawkins and many more.

Find out more about Letters Live show, and click on the video above!

Tagged in: New York uk Katie Holmes Letter Live Kyle MacLachlan Benedict Cumberbartch


  1. papajones
    one of the most interesting shows i watched recently
  2. virginia
    A truly inspiring event!!!!!
  3. jackie35
    'Letters Live' is such great show! <3

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