This may turn out to be a really long list but while it will include some interesting facts which I think are lesser-known, the general already widespread points such as his Heterochromia and S. Africa incident won't be mentioned! Hope you enjoy!!!
1. He has his own Production Company - SunnyMarch
2. Some of his favorite movies include - Ghostbusters, Annie Hall, 2001 Space Odyssey, John Hughes Classic Movies.
3. He loves skydiving, his first jump was in Namibia.
Benedict Cumberbatch's transformative powers are such that he is not only among the busiest actors working today, but he has also attracted a very particularly, but increasingly numerous, rapturous legion of female fans—many of them seduced by his performances in Comic Con-friendly fare such as Star Trek Into Darkness (2013), the BBC series Sherlock, and Peter Jackson's Hobbit films, referring to themselves as "Cumberbitches." (@Cumberbitches' gleeful description on Twitter: "The most glorious and elusive society for the appreciation of the high cheek-boned, blue-eyed sex bomb that is...
Ok this is a opinion of a none Johnlock fan. Don't hate appreciate. But John was never, ever gay. Just because the Shows an updated version doesn't mean there gay. trust me I want Sherlock to be in love as much as the next guy. In fact I want him to have kids with his lover. but that can't happen in a Johnlock themed show. sorry it's the truth:(. I am more of a Sherlolly fan. come on, with all the bull she takes from Sherlock, at least she'll get something out of it. Besides she is all mousy and junk, she kind of needs someone to take care of her.