Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Julian Assange in The Fifth Estate. Watch the first trailer here

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Benedict Cumberbatch is Julian Assange, Daniel Brühl is Daniel Domscheit-Berg, the film is The Fifth Estate and Tumblr is going nuts.

Alex Hern is a technology reporter for the Guardian. He was formerly staff writer at the New Statesman. You should follow Alex on Twitter.

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