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The Abominable Bride

"Dr John Watson, meet Mr Sherlock Holmes."

We've been here before - but what if this wasn't the modern day but the late Victorian period? What if the world's most famous consulting detective and his best friend lived in a Baker Street of steam trains, hansom cabs, top hats and frock coats? Welcome to Sherlock in 1895!

Some things, though, remain reassuringly the same. Friendship, adventure and especially, murder...

Why is Thomas Ricoletti a little surprised to see his wife dressed in her old wedding gown? Because, just a few hours before, she took her own life...

Mrs Ricoletti's ghost now appears to be prowling the streets with an unslakable thirst for revenge. From fog-shrouded Limehouse to the bowels of a ruined church, Holmes, Watson and their friends must use all their cunning to combat an enemy seemingly from beyond the grave, and the final, shocking truth about... the Abominable Bride!

Release date:

1 hour, 30 minutes

Last on

Sat 2 Jan 2016 21:10


Role Contributor
Sherlock HolmesBenedict Cumberbatch
Dr John WatsonMartin Freeman
Mrs HudsonUna Stubbs
Inspector LestradeRupert Graves
Mycroft HolmesMark Gatiss
Molly HooperLouise Brealey
Mary WatsonAmanda Abbington
AndersonJonathan Aris
StamfordDavid Nellist
Lady CarmichaelCatherine McCormack
Sir Eustace CarmichaelTim McInnerny
Emelia RicolettiNatasha O'Keeffe
WriterMark Gatiss
WriterSteven Moffat
ProducerSue Vertue
DirectorDouglas Mackinnon
Executive ProducerMark Gatiss
Executive ProducerSteven Moffat

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