Eric, Benedict Cumberbatch in talks for Netflix TV series

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According to what was reported by variety, Benedict cumerbatch would be in the final stages of the negotiation with Netflix (also visible on Sky Q and through the app on Now Smart Stick) to play the leading role in the new miniseries Eric.

eric, the details of the miniseries

The magazine has revealed some details of the upcoming Netflix production. According to information received from an insider, the British actor is about to sign for the lead role in the series focused on a puppeteer. Benedict Cumberbatch could therefore play the role of Vincent Sullivanprotagonist of a famous American television program for children, whose life will be turned upside down by the disappearance of his young son Edgar.

Left homeless and struggling with a substance addiction, Vincent’s only companion will be the puppet Eric who will accompany him on a journey to find his son and himself.

Always according to what reported by varietythe direction would be signed by Lucy Forbes. At the moment Netflix has not released any statement in this regard.

Benedict Cumberbatch is among the most sought-after actors in Hollywood, among his main works we remember The Imitation Game And The power of the dogfor both of which he was nominated for Academy Awards in the category Best Leading Actor.

It stands out among the series Sherlock for which the actor played the role of the protagonist, or the famous detective.