Until now, the matter of Benedict Cumberbatch’s new baby’s name has been a mystery to rival any puzzle he unravels as Sherlock. Until now, when the solution turned out to be as easy as a People magazine interview.
Chatting with the glossy, the Internet’s Boyfriend revealed that his three month old son is named Christopher Carlton, which feels enormously restrained for someone who’s own name was formerly best known as a delicious egg dish.
Apparently the Carlton part is because it’s a family name—Ben and his dad both have it. The especially astute among us will also have already noted that the lad’s initials are CCC, which is easy to remember if nothing else.
Welcome to the world, Chris Cumberbatch!
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