Lewis Hamilton Interviewed by Sherlock's Benedict Cumberbatch at Malaysian GP

BR-UK StaffFeatured Columnist IVMarch 30, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - MARCH 30:  Race winner Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after the Malaysia Formula One Grand Prix at the Sepang Circuit on March 30, 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.  (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
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Lewis Hamilton won the Malaysian Grand Prix on Sunday, but Benedict Cumberbatch somehow stole the show.

The Sherlock star was unexpectedly on-stage in the aftermath, conducting post-race interviews for a baffled audience.

In fact, general confusion reached the point where "Why is Benedict Cumberbatch" was trending on Twitter.

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Why indeed? Perhaps that is a mystery only Sherlock himself can solve.