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Actor Benedict Cumberbatch arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala Benefit celebrating the opening of "Charles James: Beyond Fashion" in Upper Manhattan, New York May 5, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Benedict Cumberbatch: Not sexy enough for ‘Sherlock’?

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TheWrap.com - Generally we trust the BBC to be the arbiter of all things sexy, but a new admission from “Sherlock” showrunner Steven Moffat throws that reputation into serious doubt.

During a recent appearance at the Hay Festival, Moffat explained that the BBC initially pooh-poohed the idea of “Doctor Who” star David Tennant in the 2005 miniseries “Casanova” because he wasn't sexy enough.

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