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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 131 episodes, 2012-2018
...  Dr. Joan Watson 131 episodes, 2012-2018
...  Captain Thomas Gregson / ... 131 episodes, 2012-2018
...  Detective Marcus Bell 130 episodes, 2012-2018
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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. (season 1) See more »

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Before creating the show, Robert Doherty studied psychological assessments of Sherlock Holmes written by real doctors over the years. See more »

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Clyde is sometimes incorrectly referred to as a turtle. However, in some episodes he is correctly referred to as a tortoise. See more »

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Sherlock Holmes: I expect nothing, which is why I am such an exceptional detective.
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It is getting better
25 January 2013 | by See all my reviews

It is getting better as it progresses. They are moving beyond a simple police procedural. The crimes are getting more interesting. I like it. I don't compare it to the BBC Sherlock. For one thing, the latter isn't tied to the one hour episode with ads format.

I like the Holmes/Watson interaction, it's a challenge for them to keep the relationship on the right side (ie zero side)of romantic.

Holmes is the classic Aspergers dude. In true Simon Baron-Cohen mode here he's paired with a social radar. So I think the woman partner is, in fact, in keeping with the original SH spirit.

I hope a cable channel buys the rights for the next season so the series can advance in length and complexity of stories.


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