- "Rupert Graves is good at football and has five children"
- ―Benedict Cumberbatch during The Great Game DVD commentary
Rupert Graves (born 30 June 1963) is an English film, television and theatre actor. He is married with five children. He is known for his early roles in A Room with a View and Maurice as well as for his more recent role as DI Lestrade in the critically acclaimed television series Sherlock.
The above quote about Rupert's children and football skills has been turned into a meme by the Sherlock fandom. Due to the quote becoming famous, Rupert is said to be asked regularly about football and his children.
Sherlock (2010) (Detective Inspector Greg Lestrade)
- A Study in Pink
- The Blind Banker (mentioned)
- The Great Game
- A Scandal in Belgravia
- The Hounds of Baskerville
- The Reichenbach Fall
External Links Edit
- ↑ Why I said no to fame: After starring in A Room With A View Rupert Graves was tipped for Hollywood greatness – but he was having none of it, Rebecca Hardy, 11th November 2011, 23:01