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Benedict Cumberbatch is a pretty cool name. Actually, I wish it were my name. In fact, it seems impossible not to succeed in life with the name Benedict Cumberbatch. To wit: Benedict Cumberbatch -- star of 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy,' 'War Horse' and the BBC series 'Sherlock' -- has now been cast in J.J. Abrams' sequel to 'Star Trek,' a movie that could be called anything except 'Star Trek 2.' What will Cumberbatch's likely villainous character be named in the 2013 sequel? How do you give an actor called Benedict Cumberbatch a name that is better than the one he already has? Let's give it a try!

(If you have a better suggestion, which I'm sure that you do, let us know in the comments -- or Tweet them, using Moviefone's dedicated hashtag, #cumberguess.)

1. Harcourt Fenton Mudd

2. Khan Noonien Singh

2. Khan Nigel Singh

3. Alexander Tuxedobund

4. Cholmondley Highfalutington

5. Maximillian Ampersand

6. Posh Spice

7. Huntington Klingoctopus

8. Engelbert Humperdinck

9. Farnsworth Chimneysweep

10. Severus Snape

11. Scoundrel Von Rapscallion

12. Appolonia

13. Lynn Belvedere

14. Professor Needlethread

15. Oswald Cobblepot

16. Rider Strong

17. Gorn McPerfecthair

18. Benedict Cumberbatch

19. Bobby Flay

20. Boba Fett

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