The Empty Hearse

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Sherlock, Series 3 Episode 1 of 3

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

'Just one more miracle, Sherlock. Stop being dead.' Two years after the devastating events of The Reichenbach Fall, Dr John Watson has got on with his life. New horizons, romance and a comforting domestic future beckon.

But with London under threat of a huge terrorist attack, Sherlock Holmes is about to rise from the grave with all the theatricality that comes so naturally to him. It's what his best friend wanted more than anything, but for John Watson it might well be a case of 'be careful what you wish for!'

If Sherlock thinks everything will be just as he left it, though, he is in for a very big surprise...

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Credits

Sherlock Holmes
Benedict Cumberbatch
Dr John Watson
Martin Freeman
Mrs Hudson
Una Stubbs
DI Lestrade
Rupert Graves
Mycroft Holmes
Mark Gatiss
Molly Hooper
Louise Brealey
Mary Morstan
Amanda Abbington
Writer
Mark Gatiss
Director
Jeremy Lovering
Producer
Sue Vertue
Executive Producer
Mark Gatiss
Executive Producer
Steven Moffat

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