A Study in Pink

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Sherlock, Series 1 Episode 1 of 3

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

A war hero, invalided home from Afghanistan, meets a strange but charismatic genius who is looking for a flatmate; it is London, 2010, and Dr Watson and Sherlock Holmes are meeting for the first time. A string of impossible suicides has Scotland Yard baffled - and only one man can help.

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  • Sherlock Holmes

    Sherlock Holmes

    Sherlock (Benedict Cumberbatch) helps solve the mystery surrounding a series of suicides.

  • Get Involved: Hidden Message #1

    Get Involved: Hidden Message #1

    Test your own powers of deduction with this week's hidden message. Look out for a new message on his website after each episode.

    Go to The Science of Deduction website
  • Dr John Watson's Blog

    Dr John Watson's Blog

    John recounts his first adventure with Sherlock Holmes - A Study in Pink. What adventures lie ahead?

    Read Dr John Watson's blog

Credits

Sherlock Holmes
Benedict Cumberbatch
Dr John Watson
Martin Freeman
DI Lestrade
Rupert Graves
Mrs Hudson
Una Stubbs
Molly Hooper
Louise Brealey
Sgt Sally Donovan
Vinette Robinson
Jeff
Phil Davis
Writer
Steven Moffat
Director
Paul McGuigan
Producer
Sue Vertue
Executive Producer
Steven Moffat
Executive Producer
Mark Gatiss

Broadcasts

Interactive Trailer

Sherlock Interactive Trailer

Discover exclusive clips and pictures from Series 3.

John Watson's Blog

John

Read John's accounts of his adventures with Sherlock.

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