A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.

  1. Mark Gatiss


  2. Steven Moffat


Series Cast

  1. Benedict Cumberbatch

    Benedict Cumberbatch

    Sherlock Holmes

    12 Episodes

  2. Martin Freeman

    Martin Freeman

    John Watson

    12 Episodes

  3. Rupert Graves

    Rupert Graves

    Greg Lestrade

    12 Episodes

  4. Mark Gatiss

    Mark Gatiss

    Mycroft Holmes

    12 Episodes

  5. Una Stubbs

    Una Stubbs

    Mrs. Hudson

    12 Episodes

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Series 4

2017 | 3 Episodes

The fourth series begins with the nation’s favourite detective, the mercurial Sherlock Holmes, back once more on British soil, as Doctor Watson and his wife, Mary, prepare for their biggest ever challenge - becoming parents for the first time.

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Status Returning Series


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  • TV-14


    This program contains some material that many parents would find unsuitable for children under 14 years of age.

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 90m



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