Benedict Cumberbatch performs sexy song for U.S. TV viewers

British actor Benedict Cumberbatch showed off his sultry reading skills by performing a spoken version of R. Kelly’s new track Genius on Wednesday (04Dec13). Both Cumberbatch and Kelly appeared as guests on U.S. chat show Jimmy Kimmel Live and the TV host was keen to bring the stars’ talents together.
In the clip, the Sherlock actor can be seen sitting on a stool with a single spotlight on him, in front of an enlarged image of the singer’s upcoming Black Panties album cover, while reading the sexy lyrics from Kelly’s new single.