Big Picture: Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange

Benedict Cumberbatch and Daniel Bruhl in The Fifth Estate

The first image of Benedict Cumberbatch playing Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been released by film company Dreamworks. The film, called The Fifth Estate, has been written by The West Wing's Josh Singer and co-stars Daniel Bruhl (right) as Assange's confidant Daniel Domscheit-Berg. It is due for release in the US in November.

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