Benedict Cumberbatch 'photobombs' U2 at the Oscars

Sherlock actor Benedict Cumberbatch brought a bit of British humour to the Oscars red carpet ... by "photobombing" U2.

At first U2 did not seem to notice Benedict Cumberbatch in the background.
At first U2 did not seem to notice Benedict Cumberbatch in the background. Credit: REUTERS/Mike Blake
Benedict Cumberbatch jumps behind U2 on the Oscars red carpet.
Benedict Cumberbatch jumps behind U2 on the Oscars red carpet and gets caught. Credit: REUTERS/Mike Blake

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