' Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch has beaten such world figures as Barack Obama and Lady Gaga in a poll to decide the final name on Time magazine’s prestigious 100 List. Now, Cumberbatch has responded to the news that he came seventh out of the 150 candidates vying for the place, saying: "Apparently I beat the leader of the free world. How do you like that? It's ridiculous. I'm slightly flattered. It might be an alphabetical thing. It's crazy. It's really crazy." '