Now we’ve come full circle, thanks to Graham Norton. The talk show host and guest Johnny Depp joined Cumberbatch last night in recreating a number of Notable Otters. Oh, and there was a giant teddy bear involved.
Though Norton loses major points for calling the Sherlockfandom-bred meme the product of “weirdos” (boo, hiss), the results of Cumberbatch’s otter imitations are pretty fantastic. Click each image to enlarge for glory:
Aja Romano is a geek culture reporter and fandom expert. Their reporting at the Daily Dot covered everything from Harry Potter and anime to Tumblr and Gamergate. Romano joined Vox as a staff reporter in 2016.