Cultural Capital 17 July 2013 Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Julian Assange in The Fifth Estate. Watch the first trailer here "That's what they're afraid of… you." Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up Benedict Cumberbatch is Julian Assange, Daniel Brühl is Daniel Domscheit-Berg, the film is The Fifth Estate and Tumblr is going nuts. › We Need To Talk About Zimmerman Alex Hern is a technology reporter for the Guardian. He was formerly staff writer at the New Statesman. You should follow Alex on Twitter. Subscribe For the latest TV, art, films and book reviews subscribe for just £1 per month!