A Study in Scarlet
Sherlock Holmes, fictional character created by the Scottish writer Arthur Conan Doyle. The prototype for the modern mastermind detective, Holmes first appeared in Conan Doyle’s A Study in Scarlet, published in Beeton’s Christmas Annual of 1887.
How many Sherlock Holmes shows?
Sherlock (TV series)
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|13 (list of episodes)
|Mark Gatiss Steven Moffat Beryl Vertue Rebecca Eaton Bethan Jones Sue Vertue
How many times has Sherlock Holmes been adapted?
With more than 250 screen adaptations of Sherlock Holmes’s adventures, there’s no way to rank them all.
Who has played Sherlock Holmes the most?
Watch a clip. Having starred in a series of 14 films in the 1930s and ’40s, Basil Rathbone is one of the most prolific actors to play Sherlock Holmes in history.
Is Sherlock Holmes movies worth watching?
Definitely. They’re excellent action movies and have a very clever, subtle humour as well as excellent production values. The villains are great, RDJ and Law work very well together. They’re well worth a watch, I think.
How many times has Sherlock Holmes been on TV?
Sherlock Holmes is the most portrayed literary human character in film and television history, having appeared on screen 254 times as of 2012. Additionally, many actors have portrayed Sherlock Holmes in audio dramas and stage productions. Batman: The Brave and the Bold – “Trials of the Demon!”
Who was the best actor to play Sherlock Holmes?
Christopher Plummer Legendary actor Christopher Plummer, perhaps Canada’s greatest thespian, delivered outstanding performances as Sherlock Holmes in Murder by Decree (1979), the chilling villain in The Silent Partner (1978), the iconoclastic Mike Wallace in The Insider (1999), the empathetic psychiatrist in A 5. John Neville
When did Benedict Cumberbatch first play Sherlock Holmes?
List of Benedict Cumberbatch performances. His screen work includes television appearances in Heartbeat (2000), Silent Witness (2002) and Fortysomething (2003) before starring as Stephen Hawking in the television film Hawking in 2004. He has played Sherlock Holmes in the series Sherlock since 2010.
When did the new Sherlock Holmes movie come out?
A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London. 5. Sherlock Holmes (2009) Error: please try again. Detective Sherlock Holmes and his stalwart partner Watson engage in a battle of wits and brawn with a nemesis whose plot is a threat to all of England.