Is It Hot in Here, Or Is It Just Benedict Cumberbatch?

12/5/2013 9:00 AM PST, by

This is going to be really weird, but just trust us, it's way, way worth it: Benedict Cumberbatch was on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night, and he recited the lyrics from "Genius" by R. Kelly. Yes, this is a video of Benedict Cumberatch reading R. Kelly's words. And it is just as incredible as it sounds.

Really, if anyone could make R. Kelly's creepy lyrics about sex actually sound sexy, it's Benedict here. For real example, in R. Kelly's song, he said "go to sleep, and when we wake up I'ma hit that thing again, promise." Does that line do anything besides repulse you? Of course not. But when it comes out of Benedict's mouth, something happens. Something magical.

You really, really need to watch it, for your own sake. Promise.
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137 days ago


137 days ago

I don't see the big hoopla with this guy.

137 days ago