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A modern take on the cases of Sherlock Holmes, with the detective now living in New York City.

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 Sherlock Holmes (114 episodes, 2012-2017)
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 Dr. Joan Watson (114 episodes, 2012-2017)
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 Captain Thomas Gregson (114 episodes, 2012-2017)
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 Detective Marcus Bell (113 episodes, 2012-2017)
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A modern take on the cases of Sherlock Holmes, with the detective now living in New York City.

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Back on the case. (season 2) See more »

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Creator Robert Doherty said that one of his motivations in making Dr. Watson a woman was that he wanted to show that men and women can "work and live together and not end up romantically entangled". See more »

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Sherlock Holmes: I expect nothing, which is why I am such an exceptional detective.
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Version of Sherlock Holmes (1916) See more »

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I'm English, I've read all the Sherlock Holmes books, seen all the movies/TV programs. I like this adaptation.
5 October 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I think it's very difficult for people to accept change, in any form. If this is the case for you, and you love the old style Sherlock Holmes...you'll hate this.

However, if you are willing to "go with" the changes made in this adaptation you will find a clever, well written, well acted crime drama.

I can't get enough of Sherlock Holmes fiction or crime drama for that matter. I truly hope that people can accept it for what it is and it carries on for many series.

Matt from England gives this a thumbs up!


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