Watch Benedict Cumberbatch Claim to Be Someone Else

Would a Benedict by any other name still be as debonair?
Benedict Cumberbatch on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

Benedict Cumberbatch isn't who he says he is.

The Oscar-nominated Imitation Game actor appeared in a video segment on Monday's Jimmy Kimmel Live, where he tested out countless made-up monikers. 

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"His name, I believe, might be the greatest name ever given to a human being," Jimmy Kimmel said to preface the bit. So the actor tried introducing himself with names that you wouldn't expect him to have. 

"How do you do? I'm Ruth Bader Ginsburg," Cumberbatch said at one point. 

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To watch him impersonate a famous Batman character and try to pass himself off as a longtime NBC personality, watch the full segment below. 

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