There are few men that have sex appeal like Benedict Cumberbatch. Sure, there are plenty of fellas in Hollywood we would consider sexy, but it’s Benedict’s unique look — the “ugly hot” vibe he gives us — that really gets us going. Benedict’s look has throngs of female fans (aka the Cumberbitches) swooning and though he may not look like your typical heartthrob, he’s definitely a fellow who can tap into his sexy side.
Now, we’re not sure if we can fully forgive the actor for running off and marrying Sophie Hunter, but on his birthday, we will forget that he’s taken and just bask in the unconventional sexiness that he naturally exudes. For your viewing pleasure, enjoy these 10 situations in which Benedict has no idea he is being sexy. We couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate the actor’s 39th birthday.