Sherlock Holmes Release Date, Cast, Plot and Why Moriarty So Obsessed with Holmes


Sherlock Holmes is a British crime TV series which is based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyles’s Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle detective stories.

This series is a British Crime drama TV series. This series is written by Stephen Thompson and created by Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat.


The United Kingdom is the country of origin and English is the original language of the series. There are four seasons with 13 episodes and each episode runs up to 85-90 minutes.

Hartswood Films, BBC Wales, and WGBH are the production company of the series. The original network of the series is BBC One, BBD HD, BBC One HD, and PBS.

Sherlock Holmes Release Date

Sherlock has four series first series was aired with 3 episodes from 25th July 2010 to 8th August 2010. The second series with 3 episodes aired on 1t January 2012 to 15th January 2012.

The third series with 3 episodes was released on 1st January 2014 to 12th January 2014. Special series was released on 1st January 2016 and the fourth series was released on 1st January 2017 to 15th January 2017.

The Cast and Characters

There are many characters are there in this series they are Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes, Martin Freeman as Dr. John Watson, Rupert Graves as D.I. Greg Lestrade, Una Stubbs as Mrs. Hudson, Mark Gatiss Mycroft Holmes, Louise Brealey as Molly Hooper, Andrew Scott as Jim Moriarty, Amanda Abbington as Mary Morstan Watson, Sian Brooke as Eurus Holmes. 

Some more recurring actors like Vinette Robinson as Sgt. Sally Donovan, Zoe Telford as Sarah Sawyer, Jonathan Aris as Philip Anderson, and many other characters are also included.

The Plot

 In this story, Sherlock depicts the consulting detective named Sherlock Holmes solving the various mysteries in modern-day London. 

Holmes and his best friend named Dr. John Watson have returned from the Military service in Afghanistan with the Royal Army Medical. Holmes was assisted as the flatmate. This series is with different crimes and perpetrators.


This is an interesting story to watch and we know crime series has twisted content so this series has also the twisted content of the story. Let us watch this for a good experience.

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