VIDEO: Benedict Cumberbatch meets Murray and Count from ‘Sesame Street’

Just when you thought Benedict Cumberbatch couldn’t get any more amazing, he surprises us again when he makes an appearance on Sesame Street.

When the Sherlock Holmes star was asked to stop the PBS show, he didnt know he was going to have to go into character and go head-to-head with the Muppet version of his arch nemesis, Moriarty.  

As Cumberbatch casually introduces himself with usual charm and charisma, Muppet Murray interrupts and introduces himself as “Murray-arty.”

The Muppet challenges Sherlock to a counting game and he calls on the Count for a little assistance.

The video was created and produced by Sesame Workshop and Masterpiece. It was posted a day ago and has already received over 1 million views. We’re sure Cumberbatch had something to do with that.



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