7.6/10
310
6 user

The Adventures of Shirley Holmes 

The grand-niece of Sherlock Holmes, Shirley, lives in Canada and solves crime after local crime with the assistance of her boyfriend, Bo Sawchuk, and meeting opposition from Molly Hardy.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



4   3   2   1  
2000   1998   1997  
3 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Thunderstone (1999–2000)
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A comet hit the Earth, destroying all. The world is frozen, but some humans managed to survive. Noah lives in an underground community. While improving the Holodeck, Noah accidentally travels in time.

Stars: Jeffrey Walker, Mereoni Vuki, Daniel Daperis
The Clique (Video 2008)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A young girl tries to fit in with a clique of popular middle school girls after moving into the guest house of one of their homes.

Director: Michael Lembeck
Stars: Elizabeth McLaughlin, Ellen Marlow, Sophie Anna Everhard
Ready or Not (1993–1997)
Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Two teenage friends come of age while going through life's struggles together.

Stars: Laura Bertram, Lani Billard, Gerry Mendicino
Adventure | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Black Hole High (Blake Holsey High) is a private school with a difference. The atmosphere seems to be charged and many strange phenomena are regularly witnessed, including, water running up... See full summary »

Stars: Emma Taylor-Isherwood, Shadia Simmons, Michael Seater
Flash Forward (1995–1997)
Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Two best friends narrate the ups and downs of middle school while comparing it to moments from when they were little.

Stars: Ben Foster, Jewel Staite, Asia Vieira
Comedy | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Earl Williams is a dreamer teenager obsessed with monsters, who fantasizes his life as if he were living in the world of the monsters of Universal Studios. Although being an excellent ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Tinnell
Stars: Jamieson Boulanger, Ricky Mabe, Polly Shannon
Hey Arnold! (1994–2004)
Animation | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The everyday life of Arnold, a 4th-grader in a nameless city that resembles Brooklyn, New York, who lives in a multi-racial boarding house with his grandparents and a motley assortment of neighbors and friends.

Stars: Francesca Marie Smith, Jamil Walker Smith, Dan Castellaneta
Drama | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A group of kids get together in the woods, and tell ghost stories.

Stars: Ross Hull, Daniel DeSanto, Raine Pare-Coull
Avonlea (1990–1996)
Drama | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A young rich girl is sent to live with relatives on Prince Edward Island in the early 1900s.

Stars: Zachary Bennett, Lally Cadeau, Mag Ruffman
Balloon Farm (TV Movie 1999)
Comedy | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Uplifting tale about a man who grows a crop of colored balloons.

Director: William Dear
Stars: Rip Torn, Mara Wilson, Roberts Blossom
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Meredith Henderson ...  Shirley Holmes 52 episodes, 1996-2000
John White ...  Bo Sawchuk / ... 52 episodes, 1996-2000
Annick Obonsawin ...  Alicia Gianelli 32 episodes, 1996-2000
Blair Slater ...  Bartholomew 'Bart' James / ... 32 episodes, 1996-2000
Chris Humphreys ...  Robert Holmes 28 episodes, 1996-2000
Sarah Ezer Sarah Ezer ...  Molly Hardy 25 episodes, 1996-2000
Edit

Storyline

A teenage girl named Shirley who, with her 'side kick' Bo, (think Sherlock Holmes and Watson) are always in the middle of a new crime that needs solving, and who better to do it than the legendary Sherlock Holmes grand-niece Shirley? Written by Natalie <cola_girl@hotmail.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Mystery | Family

Edit

Details

Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 May 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Die Fälle der Shirley Holmes See more »

Filming Locations:

Manitoba, Canada See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The name of Shirley Holmes' nemesis, Molly Hardy, is a play on the name of her great-grand-uncle Sherlock Holmes' arch-enemy: Professor Moriarty. See more »

Quotes

[first lines over opening credits]
[Shirley reads a message she found hidden in a family heirloom]
Voice of Sherlock Holmes: To the holder of this letter, my commendations. Solving the puzzle of the chest required more than considerable deductive powers. My work has consumed my life and I have produced no heir to follow in my path, but I picture you a young man of good imagination. Any mystery devised by mortal minds can be solved therewith. Yours faithfully, Sherlock Holmes.
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Lukas: Amor und Psyche (1997) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Great Show
23 May 1999 | by LillianCSee all my reviews

This show is very entertaining. Shirley Holmes (the grandniece of Sherlock Holmes) uses deductive reasoning and detective skills to unravel any case set before her--with the help of her friend and sidekick, Bo Sawchuck. The two are quite a team. This show is not only fun to watch, but it is funny as well, not to mention, if you watch closely, you actually can learn something. All together, I give it five stars!


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 6 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed