Benedict Cumberbatch Finally Reveals Baby Name

And yes, it's as charming as you'd expect

It's been three months since Benedict Cumberbatch and his wife Sophie Hunter welcomed a bouncing baby boy into the world. But while they've been coping with the sleepless nights (and Hamlet previews) we've been on tenterhooks about the name.

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Now, in an interview with People magazine, the Sherlock actor revealed that his little treasure is called... Christopher Carlton Cumberbatch – Carlton being the name shared by both Cumberbatch and his father. 

The Oscar-nominated actor and his wife announced that they were expecting their first child in January and got married on Valentine's Day 2015.

Words: Hannah Gilchrist