The Great Game

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Sherlock, Series 1 Episode 3 of 3

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

A strange clue in an empty room, a blood-soaked car, a priceless Old Master, a deranged bomber. With the clock ticking, the curtain rises on a battle of wits between Sherlock, John and the shadowy stranger who seems to know all the answers...

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    Can Sherlock rise to the challenge?

  • Get Involved: Hidden Message #3

    Get Involved: Hidden Message #3

    How well do you rate your powers of deduction? Find out with this week's hidden message. One of Connie Prince's fans may know the answer if you need some help.

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

    Dr John Watson's Blog

    Things seem to be on the up for John but what danger will this latest adventure bring?

    Read Dr John Watson's blog
  • Connie Prince's official site

    Connie Prince's official site

    This makeover show presenter could help you decipher Sherlock's final hidden message.

    Read tributes to Connie Prince


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
Zoe Telford
Kenny Prince
John Sessions
Miss Wenceslas
Haydn Gwynne
Paul McGuigan
Sue Vertue
Executive Producer
Steven Moffat
Executive Producer
Mark Gatiss
Mark Gatiss


Interactive Trailer

Sherlock Interactive Trailer

Discover exclusive clips and pictures from Series 3.

John Watson's Blog


Read John's accounts of his adventures with Sherlock.

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