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  • Benedict Cumberbatch scene one take one.

  • When did I know I wanted to be an actor?

  • When did Shakespeare know that he wanted to write?

  • When did Starbucks make his first Frappuccino?

  • That one got me Dr. Strange.

  • A true actor only wants to act.

  • And the reality is I don't know how to do anything else.

  • You okay over there?

  • Yep, it's very important to stay hydrated.

  • It's... the other side...

  • Where are the instructions?

  • Great acting requires training.

  • You have to train hard to act great.

  • Are we going to do anything besides watch episodes of Sherlock?

  • Now you made me miss my favorite part so I have to rewind it to the beginning.

  • You need to learn from the master.

  • It won't be easy.

  • Try the line.

  • Where's my mother?

  • Again.

  • Where is my mother?

  • Where is your mother?

  • Where is my mother?!

  • WHERE IS YOUR MOTHER?!

  • WHERE IS MY MOTH––

  • AGAIN!

  • Where... is my mother?

  • That's it.

  • What the hell is wrong with you?

  • (You) have to feel... it.

  • Good.

  • If you want to succeed, you have to really want it.

  • And for that to work, your art must be your passion.

  • The doctor said it's for sure.

  • The test came in positive.

  • BORING!

  • I mean how are you going to make that go viral?

  • Hmm? Do a funny dance.

  • This could go viral, hmm.

  • I just told him I have three months to live.

  • 3 months to live, 3 months to live, UMPH.

  • Just got the internet pregnant.

  • Again! With entertainment.

  • This course will cover everything.

  • You're a snake, you're a giraffe reaching up through the canopy of the jungle.

  • Voice, physicality––you're a bird.

  • The wings make you hover over, close your eyes.

  • You don't oppose your trip.

  • Everything is beautiful.

  • Hands, hats, all the important shit

  • Very good.

  • That's the indie.

  • I'm a big fat guy who has children on my knee, Ho Ho Ho!

  • Usually you see from the top down.

  • It's an external to internal transformation.

  • Acting is for me about facing your fears.

  • and confronting harsh truths.

  • I don't like your face.

  • That's really rude.

  • Your voice makes me want to vomit.

  • You're an asshole.

  • Truth.

  • Be too much truth.

  • Never ever too much.

  • It's about pushing yourself.

  • No... no!

  • Okay, try like this.

  • NOOOOOOOOOO!!!

  • HE WAS ONLY A BOY!! DAMN YOU!!!

  • That will get you a Golden Globe.

  • Easy.

  • Do it for the right reasons.

  • The only reason to become an actor is to become famous and rich.

  • And if you succeed you will touch people metaphorically.

  • You don't have to touch people.

  • They might want you to touch it.

  • It can get complicated, just it's a metaphor.

  • My name is Benedict Cumberbatch.

  • Welcome to an actor acts.

  • Vocal warmups, Benedict Cumberbatch.

  • Benedict Cumberbatch.

  • Benedict Cumberbatch.

  • Good... good on so many levels.

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