|Cumberbatch and Dilgo Khyentse Yangsi Rinpoche discussed Buddhist philosophy during a private audience at Shechen Monastery in Boudhanath. Photo by Tenzing Rikksang.|
Starring roles from van Gogh and Alan Turing to Sherlock Holmes and Hamlet have made Benedict Cumberbatch one of the world’s most celebrated actors. Through it all, he’s remained good-humored, grounded, and compassionate. He sits down with Dominic Wells to talk about the leading role Buddhism has played in his life and career.
|umberbatch was all smiles when he got the chance to refresh his Buddhist connection on a visit to a Tibetan monastery in Nepal during the filming ofDoctor Strange. Photo by Tenzing Rikksang.|