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Sherlock Will Be 'Less Brattish' in Victorian Special, EP Teases 'Ghost Stories'

August 03, 2015 03:08:54

The time period change in "" upcoming Christmas special will also affect the characters' behaviors. At the Television Critics Association summer press tour on Saturday, August 1, executive producer Steven Moffat revealed what the difference that fans would notice from the two main characters.

"Sherlock is a little more polished, he operates like a Victorian gentlemen instead of like a posh, rude man," he shared, before adding, "He's a lot less brattish when he's back then and Doctor Watson is a bit more upright."


'Sherlock' Goes Vintage in New Photo From Christmas Special

July 09, 2015 12:07:51

"" fans have been dying to get new episodes of the popular series. While a fourth season of the show isn't coming anytime soon, a new photo has been released to tease fans of the upcoming Christmas special.

The photo features the titular detective () and his trusted partner John Watson () rocking vintage outfits, confirming previous speculation that the special would be set in Victorian era. They were also spotted filming the special in period costumes in January this year.


'Sherlock' Confirmed to Go Back in Time for Special

March 17, 2015 11:03:06

What to expect from the upcoming special of "" is revealed. Co-creator Steven Moffat opens up that the show which started as a modern day re-interpretation of Sherlock Holmes will return to the original time period in Victorian London for the special.

"The special is its own thing," he teased to EW. "We wouldn't have done the story we're doing, and the way we're doing it, if we didn't have this special. It's not part of the run of three episodes. So we had this to do it - as we could hardly conceal - it's Victorian."


'Sherlock' Co-Creator Hints at Plot for Christmas Special

February 03, 2015 02:02:38

Mark Gatiss may have dropped a hint at the plotline for "" Christmas special while official synopsis of the upcoming outing has not been revealed yet. On Monday, February 2, the show's series co-creator tweeted, "We Gingers must stick together...#Sherlock," along with a picture of a window display which features the name of Jabez Wilson, a pawnbroker.


Benedict Cumberbatch Spotted Filming 'Sherlock' Special at Gloucester Cathedral

January 23, 2015 09:01:11

is back to work filming "" after being busy working on several movies. On Thursday, January 22, the Oscar-nominated actor was spotted shooting an episode of the detective drama series at Gloucester Cathedral in Britain.

Rocking a Victorian cape and a deerstalker hat his character is famous for, he was seen walking with co-star Amanda Abbington who also wore a period garb. His on-screen friend was also snapped on the set, sporting a curled-up mustache.


'Sherlock' Fans Poke Fun at Failed Photoshop in Picture of New Special

November 26, 2014 04:11:40

BBC One builds the anticipation for the upcoming "" special with some pictures posted on its Twitter page. One of the images shows 's John Watson and 's title character, who points to something unseen with one hand while his left should appears to be missing.

Noticing the Photoshop failure, fans have taken to their on Twitter to share their crazy ideas and speculations about the plot of the special episode, although BBC One has corrected the mistake.


Special 'Sherlock' Episode to Air Before Season 4

July 03, 2014 07:07:47

BBC One announced that "" would return for a special episode before resuming with the fourth series. The special episode, which begins shooting in January 2015, will be followed by three new episodes, which shoot later in the year.

"A special, plus a new series of three episodes - it's a record-breaking run!" showrunner Steven Moffat said in the press release. "Of course, it's far too early to say what's coming, but we're reasonably confident that the very next thing to happen to Sherlock and John is the very last thing you'd expect."


'Sherlock' Season 3 to Stream Exclusively on Netflix With Bonus Features

June 02, 2014 10:06:41

"" is coming to Netflix. The streaming service has scored exclusive rights to all three episodes of the latest installment of the British drama starring and .

The third season of "Sherlock" will become available on Netflix starting Monday, June 2, with three half-hour making-of specials collectively titled "Sherlock Uncovered" following each episode. Fans can also get a one-hour behind-the-scenes feature, "Unlocking Sherlock", about the making of the Emmy-nominated series.


Co-Creator Says 'Sherlock' Will Last Until Benedict Cumberbatch 'Gets Too Famous'

January 21, 2014 10:01:00

"" is not nearing its end date yet despite previous speculations that the third season would be the last for the show. Speaking at the TCA winter press tour on Monday, January 20, co-creator and executive producer Steven Moffat said the show would continue as long as lead actor was available.

"Ben Stephenson, who is the head of drama at the BBC, has commissioned it for 50 years, he said, just to settle this question," Moffat quipped. "Yes, it will continue until Benedict gets too famous." Moffat's wife Sue Vertue, who also executive produces the series, added, "He gets precious and just doesn't want to do it."


Benedict Cumberbatch Had Reservations About Taking 'Sherlock' Role

January 17, 2014 10:01:13

is now a household name thanks to the popular British series, "". But the actor has just revealed that he nearly missed a chance to gain worldwide fame as he almost turned down the role.

"My reservation was 'Well, this is a very iconic character, there will be a lot of attention on it,' " he tells Entertainment Weekly. "This was before I had had any significant success [but] I knew there would still be a lot of focus on it. And while I had done work, it wasn't stepping into the populist limelight like playing a character like Holmes. So I did have a pause for thought."


'Sherlock' 3.03 Preview: Holmes' Enormous Mistake

January 06, 2014 11:01:43

"" season 3 has not premiered in the U.S. yet, but a sneak peek at the season finale has made its way out online following the episode 2 airing on U.K.'s BBC One. The preview introduces Holmes' new enemy Charles Augustus Magnussen, played by Lars Mikkelsen.

"I've dealt with murderers, psychopaths. None of them can turn my stomach like Charles Augustus Magnussen," the title character says of his foe, but his brother Mycroft warns him, "You go against Magnussen, you're going against me."


'Sherlock' 3.02 Preview: The Wedding Day

January 02, 2014 01:01:29

The wedding day is finally here, but true to "" nature, it is not going to be an ordinary one. In "The Sign of Three", Watson marries journalist Mary Morstan, played by Amanda Abbington who is 's partner in real life.

The synopsis says, "Sherlock faces his biggest challenge of all - delivering a Best Man's speech on John's wedding day. But all isn't quite as it seems. Mortal danger stalks the reception - and someone might not make it to the happy couple's first dance. Sherlock must thank the bridesmaids, solve the case and stop a killer.


'Sherlock' Mini Episode: Sherlock Is on His Way Back to London

December 25, 2013 08:12:05

Fans don't have to wait any longer to keep up with what Sherlock has been doing in the last two years following his supposed death in the season 2 finale. BBC has released "" mini episode ahead of the season 3 premiere which gives a look at the events between season 2 and 3.

Titled "Many Happy Returns", the seven-minute prequel to season 3 teases how the title character continues getting involved in solving cases in several countries across the world. Detective Anderson, now unemployed, notices this and is convinced that Sherlock is still alive.


New 'Sherlock' Season 3 Promo Teases Sherlock and John's Reunion

December 21, 2013 01:12:15

New promo for "" season 3 has shared spoilery scenes from the upcoming installment of the British series. Det. Greg Lestrade, apparently being involved in the title character's masterplan to fake his death and disappear, talks to a scruffy Sherlock that it's time for him to be back to Baker Street.

Sherlock later goes undercover as a waiter in a restaurant where John has a dinner with his lovely companion, played by 's real-life partner Amanda Abbington. But the doctor doesn't immediately notice it's Sherlock and he is seemingly not amused with the surprise.


'Sherlock' Unleashes Interactive Trailer for Season 3

December 09, 2013 09:12:25

The first full trailer for "" season 3 has been made available for viewing pleasure. It shows that Sherlock plans to surprise John Watson after his return, but the doctor isn't too amused with the surprise.

"I don't care how you faked it, I want to know why," John asks. "The one person he thought didn't matter at all to me was the one person that mattered the most," Sherlock says. John has moved on two years after the fall and isn't residing at 221B Baker Street anymore.


New Teaser for 'Sherlock' Season 3: The Fake Death Sparks Twitter Frenzy

November 25, 2013 09:11:08

BBC One builds up the anticipation to "" return with a new promo for the upcoming season 3. While it shares only a few scenes from the new installment, it does entice fans to look forward to the third season premiere by teasing Sherlock's reappearance.

The video features a tombstone for the title character as his closest ones believed he's dead before news of his return from the dead causes Twitter frenzy with one fan exclaiming, "Oh. My. God!" John Watson, rocking mustache, gives a look of disbelief while another scene sees Sherlock standing atop a rooftop.


'Sherlock' Season 3 Gets U.S. Premiere Date

October 24, 2013 09:10:34

The long wait will be over soon. "" season 3 has got its U.S. premiere date after the last season aired in 2012. The British crime drama series is now slated to return on PBS January 19, 2014 at 10 P.M.

This means the -starring series will air back-to-back with another popular British drama series, "", which has been scheduled to return with the fourth season on January 5. The U.K. premiere date of "Sherlock" season 3 has not been announced yet by BBC.


'Sherlock' Is Alive in First Teaser for Season 3

August 03, 2013 11:08:12

's Sherlock Holmes is back from the dead in the first teaser for "" season 3. Debuted after an encore broadcast of the season two finale on BBC, the promo teases the title character's reappearance after he faked his own death.

's John Watson, now sporting mustache, is enjoying a dinner when the eccentric detective seemingly enters the same restaurant. How John, Mrs. Hudson, Mycroft Holmes and Greg Lestrade react to Sherlock's return remains to be seen in the season 3 premiere.


Benedict Cumberbatch: 'Sherlock' Will Return for Season 4

March 13, 2013 10:03:10

"" will return for at least two more seasons, according to . The British actor, who plays the titular detective on the hit BBC series, revealed during a recent interview that season 4 had been greenlit in addition to season 3, which will start the production Monday, March 18.

"We've agreed to two more series [British term for season] but I could get into trouble for saying that," he told RadioTimes. "All I know at the moment is I'm doing these three [episodes for season 3] and another three [episodes for season 4]."


Keywords of 'Sherlock' Season 3 Revealed

August 25, 2012 10:08:30

"" creator Steven Moffat has dropped three keywords of the upcoming season 3. "So. The three tease words for the next run of Sherlock ... Rat. Wedding. Bow," he tweeted on Friday, August 24 after promising to share the clues the day before.

He previously noted that last season's keywords were "Woman, Hound, Fall," which were all key elements in three episodes of season 2. Thus, the newly-unveiled clues could mean that the new episodes will use the stories of "The Giant Rat of Sumatra", "The Noble Bachelor" and "His Last Bow".


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