But let's get down to business here: How does it place in our ranking of MCU shirtless scenes??With the scarified-but-still-sexy villain Michael B. Jordan and lean, powerful Chadwick Boseman squaring off in a shirtless battle that's a double dose of manliness — so of course it ranks high! CLICK HERE to view "All The Marvel Shirtless Scenes RANKED!The vast majority of sexy fanservice in the MCU is sexy shots of shirtless superheroes, usually completely gratuitous.OMG, we just realized it sounds like we're complaining! No, in fact we are so into the practice, we've come up with a running tally of our faves, ranked from worst to best! CLICK HERE to view "All The Marvel Shirtless Scenes RANKED!In 2015, he played William Shakespeare's Hamlet at the Barbican Theatre.Cumberbatch's television work includes appearances in Silent Witness (2002) and Fortysomething (2003) before playing Stephen Hawking in the television film Hawking in 2004.In film, he has starred in Amazing Grace (2006) as William Pitt the Younger, Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) as Khan, 12 Years a Slave (2013) as William Prince Ford, The Fifth Estate (2013) as Julian Assange and The Imitation Game (2014) as Alan Turing.
Lost a notable amount of weight for his role as Sherlock Holmes, his goal being to portray Holmes as a character with such high intelligence that it manifests itself in a physical, "mind-over-matter" sort of way.But sadly, he lived at a time when homosexuality was punishable by law and he was forced to choose chemical castration to 'cure' his sexual tendencies over prison time, which in the film they suggest was the reason he allegedly chose to commit suicide.Speaking passionately about how Hollywood is still against its stars being openly gay, he added: 'I think if you’re going to sell yourself as a leading man in Hollywood to say "I’m gay," sadly, is still a huge obstacle." CLICK HERE to view "All The Marvel Shirtless Scenes RANKED!" [ Filed under: Yummy Yummy Screw • Film Flickers • Paul Rudd • Mickey Rourke • Mark Ruffalo • Comic Books • Chris Hemsworth • Chris Evans • Completely Gratuitous • Edward Norton • Chris Pratt • Benedict Cumberbatch • Michael B.He has starred as Sherlock Holmes in the series Sherlock since 2010.