TODAY | May 10, 2013
>> he'll be beaming aboard the " uss enterprise ."
>> benedict cumberbatch plays in " star trek into darkness ." great to have you here.
>> pleasure to be here.
>> he has the best name.
>> you were made to be an actor.
>> it's embarrassing in 3-d it goes on and on and on.
>> tell us what your royal fans in the uk refer to you as?
>> you can't say it on air.
>> i call it the cumber collective, a group of people.
>> you've had so much tremendous success and so incredibly popular, now to join in this series now and you were sort of the new kid as i understand, there was a little hazing experience.
>> oh, yeah. there was stuff at the end all in good nature. it was an incredible city in northern california trying to fuse hydrogen a very star trek sort of enterprise no pun intended, itself. i was in a gullible mood because this place was futuristic but they managed to convince me nonetheless by putting nivea cream on beautifully disguised by the art department , neutron cream and had to dot it around my face and it would keep me safe from the radiation and shake off the neutrons. i'm embarrassed, i played stephen hawking and eisenberg, smart scientists and completely fell for it.
>> lots of good buzz around it.
>> thank you, nice to meet you.
>> congrats on " sherlock holmes ." " star trek into darkness " opens may