Benedict Cumberbatch was spotted chatting up Prince Edward during a garden party at Buckingham Palace earlier today.
The gents were dressed to the nines at the soirée, which was hosted by Queen Elizabeth II.
Cumberbatch looked as dashing as ever in a navy suit, while the prince opted for a top hat and tails.
The 36-year-old actor is reportedly in talks to join the upcoming film Imitation Game, starring alongside Keira Knightley, according to THR.
The film tells the tale of the mathematician who helps crack the German Enigma code during World War II.