Benedict Cumberbatch Gets Interviewed By A Cute Kid

In this Little W interview, "The Grinch" star Benedict Cumberbatch sits down with Kelsey, a cute kid who loves candy and Christmas. They discuss ice skating, vegetables, and many of Benedict's fantastic roles. "The Grinch" is in theaters now!

Released on 11/9/2018

Transcript

00:00
Do you want to play tic tac toe?
00:01
Yeah I would love to play tic tac toe.
00:03
Can I have one of your candies?
00:04
They're sour.
00:05
I love sour candies.
00:06
Thanks very much.
00:08
Are you going to go first?
00:10
Okay.
00:11
You're really good at this aren't you.
00:18
So, do you live in New York?
00:19
No I live in the Bronx.
00:21
Oh cool.
00:24
How old are you?
00:25
Seven.
00:26
Cool.
00:28
It's a draw.
00:32
[Benedict Cumberbatch] How's it going?
00:34
My name is Kelsey and it's nice to meet you.
00:37
Kelsey, it's really nice to meet you too.
00:38
My name's Benedict.
00:39
Nice to meet you Kelsey.
00:41
Congratulations on your new show the Grinch.
00:43
Thank you.
00:44
I can't wait to see it.
00:45
You haven't seen it yet?
00:46
Aww, I am excited for you to see it.
00:47
You'll maybe like it.
00:48
Did you have fun doing the movie?
00:49
I had a great deal of fun doing the movie.
00:51
We did it over a long period of time and
00:53
I play the voice of the Grinch and so
00:56
we had little breaks in between doing it and
00:58
then not doing it and it was always great fun
01:01
to go back to doing it.
01:02
Can I hear you talk like the Grinch right now?
01:04
What would you like me to say?
01:06
That you hate Christmas?
01:08
I hate Christmas.
01:10
That actually sounds like the Grinch a little bit.
01:12
Do you like Christmas?
01:13
Yeah.
01:14
Do you really know how to ice skate?
01:18
Kind of, not really.
01:20
I can do it but I'm not very good.
01:21
I can't do it.
01:22
Yeah it's hard.
01:23
Do you have any hidden talents?
01:26
None.
01:27
They're all open all on display nothing hidden.
01:30
What other jobs have you had in the past?
01:32
I have worked as a sous chef in a restaurant.
01:36
I've worked at a perfumeries,
01:37
I've worked as a waiter,
01:39
I've worked for a bit of charity and
01:41
done a volunteer work.
01:42
What is your favorite movie that you've played in?
01:46
The Grinch, obviously.
01:48
What is your favorite song right now?
01:51
My favorite song right now is
01:54
Young Americans by David Bowie.
01:57
What is your favorite vegetable?
01:58
Let me guess cucumber.
01:59
Say that again?
02:00
What is your favorite vegetable?
02:02
You said that so quickly, you said cucumber?
02:05
Cucumber.
02:07
I think that's your favorite vegetable.
02:08
It sounds a bit like my name?
02:10
Yeah.
02:11
What country are you from?
02:12
I'm from the UK that means United Kingdom.
02:14
England.
02:15
Do you have any pets?
02:16
No.
02:17
I used to.
02:18
Did you?
02:19
What did you have?
02:20
I had a dog but we gave it away.
02:22
Oh, why?
02:23
Because my dad said it kept pooping around the house.
02:26
That's awful.
02:27
What is your favorite food?
02:28
My favorite food?
02:29
Cucumbers, we've been there.
02:32
No what's my favorite food?
02:33
Write the word about 10 times right there.
02:35
What's that you want to write what?
02:36
Cucumber 10 times right there.
02:38
Cucumber.
02:40
Cucumber.
02:43
Cucumber.
02:44
Four, five, six, ten, and scene.
02:48
We've done it.
02:49
Thank you, well done.
02:53
For me?
02:53
Yup!
02:54
Nope!