01/13/2014 10:13 EST | Updated 01/23/2014 06:56 EST

Benedict Cumberbatch Golden Globes 2014: 'Sherlock' Star Dances With Michael Fassbender (PHOTOS)

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IMAGE DISTRIBUTED FOR FOX - Benedict Cumberbatch, left, and Michael Fassbender attend the FOX after party for the 71st Annual Golden Globes award show on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014 in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision for FOX Broadcasting Company/AP Images)

When we realized that Benedict Cumberbatch didn't attend the 2014 Golden Globes, we were a bit worried: Was our beloved "Sherlock" star sick? Did he have other commitments?

After all, the Brit appeared in two nominated films ("August: Osage County" and "12 Years A Slave") that practically guaranteed his attendance. So, thank God for after-parties.

The 37-year-old skipped the award show and went straight to the Fox And FX's 2014 Golden Globe Awards Party on Sunday, looking fantastic as usual in a classic black-and-white suit.

After having a drink (or two), TV's most stylish detective got on the dance floor with "12 Years A Slave" co-star Michael Fassbender, and they proceeded to engage in one of the coolest dance-offs of the year so far.

Although he didn't go the Golden Globes, the "Fifth Estate" actor attended the 2014 BAFTA LA Awards Season Tea Party on Saturday where he wore a dove grey jacket, white shirt (sans tie) and black trousers.

We're going to be itching for more candid pics of the Batch!

At the BAFTA LA Tea Party:

Benedict forever:

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