Sherlock Holmes is back on home turf in the second-season premiere of “Elementary” — and so, a bit uncomfortably, is star Jonny Lee Miller.
How many times can Sherlock Holmes be reinvented? At least once more, judging by the latest TV incarnation of the British detective created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle more than 120 years ago.
Italian-Americans on both sides of the law, neighbors from another planet, and a new Sherlock Holmes — making sense of the new fall season.
Elementary, my dear Watson? Hardly. Lucy Liu has joined the cast of CBS’ Sherlock Holmes-drama pilot — as Holmes’ assistant Watson. Who traditionally has been portrayed by, you know, male actors. With “Charlie’s Angels” star Liu in the role, Watson is being re-envisioned as Joan Watson, who lives with Holmes in modern-day New York. “Trainspotting” […]
Jon Voight and Elliott Gould have joined the cast of the upcoming Showtime drama pilot “Ray Donovan,” the network said Thursday.
Sherlock Holmes is relocating from 221B Baker St. to an as-yet-undisclosed address in New York City. CBS has greenlighted two new pilots, with one of them being a revamp that will place the legendary sleuth in modern-day New York. (Perhaps, while he’s there, he can solve the Mystery of Why the Rent Is Too Damn […]
By David Bauder, AP Television Writer NEW YORK — There’s good news for fans of Sherlock Holmes and “Downton Abbey”: They’re both coming back to PBS next year. A two-part examination of Bill Clinton‘s presidency, a look at some celebrity family trees by Louis Gates and a series on American infrastructure hosted by a former […]
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Edward Hardwicke, who played the faithful Dr. Watson opposite Jeremy Brett’s “Sherlock Holmes” in the famed Granada Television series of the 1980s and ’90s, died Monday, the Telegraph in London reported. He was 78. Hardwicke replaced David Burke and appeared as Watson in 11 hourlong episodes in Granada’s “The Return of […]
BY: Lynn Elber LOS ANGELES – Benedict Cumberbatch‘s pals call him Ben. Viewers of his TV performance as a 21st-century Sherlock Holmes tend to favor “brilliant.” The British TV audience went mad this summer for the three-part ‘Sherlock‘ series in which Cumberbatch makes Holmes the very model of a modern private detective, with the character’s […]
The MTV Movie Awards are never actually about the awards, don’t you know. It’s an excuse for a goofy party full of “unpredictable” celebrity moments to tie in with the summer blockbuster season by celebrating the enjoyment of popcorn flicks. The show is live this Sunday, June 6, at 9pm EST, and it’s hosted by […]