About Sherlock

Co-created by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, Sherlock stars Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes and Martin Freeman as his loyal friend, Doctor John Watson. Rupert Graves plays Inspector Lestrade.

About Sherlock

The iconic details from Conan Doyle's original books remain – they live at the same address of 221b Baker Street, have the same names and, somewhere out there, Moriarty is waiting for them.

Steven Moffat says: "Conan Doyle's stories were never about frock coats and gas light; they're about brilliant detection, dreadful villains and blood-curdling crimes – and frankly, to hell with the crinoline. Other detectives have cases, Sherlock Holmes has adventures, and that's what matters."

Dr John Watson's Blog Dr John Watson's Blog

Read John's regular accounts of life after returning from Afghanistan. Things have certainly changed since he met Sherlock.

The Science of Deduction The Science of Deduction

Test your own powers of deduction and help Sherlock decipher hidden messages from Series 1.

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