Elementary (2012– )

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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 (56 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Dr. Joan Watson (56 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Captain Thomas Gregson (56 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Detective Marcus Bell (55 episodes, 2012-2014)
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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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New Holmes. New Watson. New York.

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Neither Jonny Lee Miller, who plays Sherlock, nor Lucy Liu, who plays Watson, had never read a Sherlock Holmes book before securing roles in the pilot. See more »

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Version of The Empty House (1921) See more »

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CSI: Sherlock
6 October 2012 | by See all my reviews

I love Sherlock Holmes; from the original Doyle books to Basil Rathbone to Benedict Cumberbatch. When I heard that they were going to do an modern American version I thought "hmmmm". We have to admit that the Americans do not have a great track record when it comes to remaking British television. With Elementary they continue this tradition of "not getting it". Why didn't they just name this series "CSI: Sherlock"? They have reduced Sherlock to just another mindless, formulaic American melodrama. Sorry but I will not be watching another episode of this. I will wait for the next Benedict Cumberbatch episode. Three episodes a year of the Benedict Cumberbatch series is better than 20 of Elementary.


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