Articles Tagged 'Sherlock'


Twitter Magic: Mindy Kaling Can’t Get Enough of Drunk Sherlock

We already knew Mindy Kaling had good taste, with her recent list of favorite romantic comedies, but now she’s really talking our language. Kaling recently gave Sherlock a shout-out on Twitter, and it was spotted by the folks over at RadioTimes. It’s not just the show the American actress embraces, but one particular scene from “The Sign […]

‘Sherlock’ – ‘The Abominable Bride’ (Photo: BBC)

‘Sherlock’: 10 Things You May Not Know About ‘The Abominable Bride’

Note: spoilers. When your favourite fact-checking detective turns out to be entertaining his theories about the possible resurrection of his nemesis Moriarty by taking a mental trip into the past (or the future) using a potentially lethal cocktail of drugs, picking out the various references and idiosyncrasies along the way is a potential minefield. Some […]


10 Benedict Cumberbatch Sherlock Quotes to Live By

We don’t want to rush through Christmas and the coming New Year, but thinking of all the new Sherlock banter, dialogue and great one-liners heading our way as of January 1 … well, it just leaves us in a tizzy. We’re not quite there yet, so let’s enjoy the Sherlock zingers Benedict Cumberbatch has already perfectly delivered: 1. He’s very self-aware.  […]

Martin Freeman and Benedict Cumberbatch in ‘Sherlock: The Abominable Bride’ (Photo: BBC)

WATCH: New BBC Trailer for ‘Sherlock: The Abominable Bride’

Before we watch this, let’s go through the checklist of things one would need to see in a trailer for the Sherlock Victorian special in order to be reassured that setting the entire series back over 100 years into the past wasn’t a great way of making everything that is wonderful about it vanish in […]

Benedict Cumberbatch (Photo: Tristan Fewings/Getty Images)

Benedict Cumberbatch Writes a Letter to Santa

What do you get the man who has everything and a new family to boot? Well, he’s got some ideas. Letters of Noel is a celebration of National Letter Writing Day in the U.K. (December 7) and a way to promote another run of the hugely successful Letters Live events, in which celebrities read some […]

The Doctor (and friends) meet Sprout Boy (Photo: BBC)

WATCH: Peter Capaldi Narrates ‘Sprout Boy’

This might be the most British of Christmas TV trails since The Great British Bake Off featured a festive Union Jack cake served with a pot of tea on a soccer ball in David Beckham’s Beatle bedroom (which never actually happened). Sprout Boy is an animated tale being used to round up the best of […]


Cumberbatch Talks Victorian ‘Sherlock’

Sherlock’s locks have gotten a bit of a trim for the Victorian special, and star Benedict Cumberbatch is loving it. In an interview with Britain’s Independent, Cumberbatch says it was a bit of a relief getting Sherlock’s now-trademark tousled hair shorn for “The Abominable Bride,” the upcoming special set in Victorian times. “I was thrilled,” […]

Benedict Cumberbatch receives his CBE at Buckingham Palace (Photo: WPA Pool / Getty Images)

WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch Gets His C.B.E. from the Queen

Benedict Cumberbatch has been made a C.B.E. (Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire) by the Queen at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace this morning. The Sherlock star has been honored not just for his work as an actor, but also his various works for charity including Cancer Research, Children’s Defense Fund, […]

Sherlock (Photo: BBC)

WATCH: Holmes Meets Watson (Again)

There is something wonderful about watching Sherlock Holmes meet Doctor Watson. We all know these two are destined to be close friends. We all know that by the end of their opening conversation Sherlock will have been as frustrating, rude and brilliant as he can possibly be, and John will react with good humor and […]


Amanda Abbington Embraces Twitter, Martin Freeman Not So Much

We just recently tweeted that Sherlock’s Amanda Abbington likes to talk shop, and we like it when she does, in response to her giving us a little hint about the Victorian Sherlock special. And she likes to tweet. Her Twitter handle @ChimpInSocks shows off her playful personality. She may use the social media platform to […]

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