Who Are the Most Influential Innovators of This Year?

Readers weigh in with their picks for the TIME 100

RACHEL KAMBURY

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Benedict Cumberbatch. He has brought an integrity, intelligence, uniqueness and quality to the art form of filmmaking that has been both refreshing and revolutionary. The man is more than an import--he's a game changer!

BRIAN REHER

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Sergey Brin, the man is a genius. He just keeps inventing cool things like a self-driving car that's almost complete. The technology is so unbelievable that when people saw an article about it on April 1, they thought it was an April Fools' joke, but no, a blind man drove to Taco Bell, and home, then wept tears of...

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