"I don't know about being the sexiest man in the world. I am barely the sexiest man in my flat and I'm the only guy living there. It makes me laugh because I see all the faults - I have spent 35 years of my life with myself. But I am very flattered. I don't know how else to take it but to be flattered and giggle." Sherlock actor Benedict Cumberbatch on landing first place in a poll of showbiz's sexiest men.