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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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Robert Doherty
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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 6 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jonny Lee Miller ...  Sherlock Holmes 143 episodes, 2012-2019
Lucy Liu ...  Dr. Joan Watson / ... 143 episodes, 2012-2019
Jon Michael Hill ...  Detective Marcus Bell 141 episodes, 2012-2019
Aidan Quinn ...  Captain Thomas Gregson 141 episodes, 2012-2018
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Storyline

A modern take on the cases of Sherlock Holmes, with the detective now living in New York City.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

The investigation turns inward... (season 4) See more »

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Release Date:

27 September 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Elementary See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Ironically, Jon Michael Hill, who plays Detective Marcus Bell, doesn't show up next to the bell in the opening credits. Aidan Quinn, who plays Captain Thomas Gregson, does. See more »

Goofs

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

Quotes

Sherlock Holmes: I expect nothing, which is why I am such an exceptional detective.
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Connections

Spoofed in Mad: POblivion/Umbrellamentary (2013) See more »

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Best detective series on network television
22 August 2018 | by susangarner-41150See all my reviews

Clever, well written and directed. Great actors, never dull or boring. Multiracial cast plus Miller's superb diction adds to the sheer joy of watching this series.


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