Sherlock

  • 'Sherlock' co-star Martin Freeman to play Richard III next 06-04-2014 11:21 AM

    London: Actor Martin Freeman is set to play Richard III in his first ever Shakespearean role this coming summer. The 42-year-old actor will play the Machiavellian King from July until September at Trafalgar Studios in Whitehall, the Daily Mirror online. The play's director, Jamie Lloyd, is currently casting for other...
  • Art director Nitin Desai gave the title 'Samrat' to us: Kavita Barjatya 03-04-2014 04:38 PM

    Mumbai: Art director Nitin Desai showed lent his title 'Samrat' to Rajshri Productons for their upcoming film 'Samrat & Co'. The production house expressed its gratitude in a statement today. Produced by Sooraj Barjatya's cousin Kavita and directed by Kaushik Ghatak, 'Samrat & Co.' stars Rajeev Khandelwal in the lead...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch to host Laureus Sports Awards 19-03-2014 05:29 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Film and TV star Benedict Cumberbatch, best known for his portrayal of the detective Sherlock Holmes in a British BBC TV series, is to host the 2014 Laureus World Sports Awards here on March 26. Benedict has appeared in a series of highly successful films over the last...
  • Fan-made trailers that are so good that you won't miss the original 19-03-2014 02:20 PM

    Be it a popular movie franchise, a television show or an animated series. There are times when we are too impatient to wait for a new season. There are also times when we wish there was an alternative ending -- especially if you are a Game of Thrones fan. (Seriously,...
  • Will Jasoos Narayanan Kutty's book be pulped?

    Life As It Is |  Rajesh Kumar
    I always wanted to write a book. Yes, my adventures will be chronicled by Saramma, my efficient secretary and conscience keeper. She is to me...

  • 'Skyfall' stuntman becomes the first ever to successfully perform gravity-defying loop the loop stunt on foot 24-02-2014 03:42 PM

    After a number of attempts, daredevil Damien Walters did what seemed absolutely impossible. By running a complete Sonic The Hedgehog-style loop the loop on foot, Walters has become the first ever to finish the 360 degree loop. In the astounding video, Walters is shown training for and performing the gravity-defying...
  • British teenager bearing uncanny resemblance to Benedict Cumberbatch has Internet users going nuts 18-02-2014 11:13 AM

    It's true. We just found 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch's teen doppelganger. Sixteen-year-old Tyler Michell has become the latest Internet sensation after he posted a few selfies on his Instagram account. Michell has more than 12,000 followers and his fanbase seems to be growing continuously. Take a look at a few...
  • My weird face is a blessing: Benedict Cumberbatch 17-02-2014 11:42 AM

    New Delhi: 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch feels that his weird face has become a blessing for him. The 37-year-old actor said his face has influenced his career trajectory, reported Digital Spy. "(There is a) blessing of having a weird face, somewhere between an otter and something people find vaguely attractive....
  • Benedict Cumberbatch not quitting 'Sherlock' anytime soon 09-02-2014 10:09 AM

    London: Actor Benedict Cumberbatch says he has no plans of quitting the hit British TV series 'Sherlock', as he finds it interesting to play the famous fictional detective. The 37-year-old actor has received many awards for properly portraying Sherlock, reported Daily Express. "I'll keep doing it as long as (Sherlock)...
  • 11 reasons why it's OK not to have a life 29-01-2014 04:27 PM

    How many times have your friends called you a geek? Or asked you to get a life? Your mother has given up asking you to get out more often. Table conversations at dinner parties inevitably come to a grinding halt when it comes to you. You may not know the...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch gave 'Sherlock' a second thought 19-01-2014 03:04 PM

    Los Angeles: Actor Benedict Cumberbatch says he nearly turned down the offer to play popular fictional detective Sherlock Holmes in 'Sherlock', but agreed to it after giving it a second thought. "My reservation was 'Well, this is a very iconic character, there will be a lot of attention on it',"...
  • Sherlock: Things to expect before 'His Last Vow' airs in India 17-01-2014 05:16 PM

    The final episode of Sherlock - His Last Vow - will be aired tonight in India. This picks up from where the second episode, The Sign of Three, left off. Mary Morstan, John Watson's new wife is pregnant with his child and the couple has settled in the suburbs. Sherlock...
  • 10 'Sherlock' pick-up lines we actually did put on T-shirts 15-01-2014 01:12 PM

    Mary Morstan, who hated John Watson's handlebar and was too polite to let him know, was pleasantly surprised when Watson appeared to be shaving it the morning after they encountered Sherlock Holmes, back from the dead. Holmes told Watson what any fan could have. Watson looked horrible with that moustache....
  • 'Sherlock' to return for seasons 4 and 5 10-01-2014 12:08 PM

    We can't get enough of 'Sherlock', can we? There's good news as the BBC series will return for at least two more seasons. According to a report in the Huffington Post, series star Benedict Cumberbatch has confirmed that he has been signed on for season four of 'Sherlock' along with...
  • Sherlock: 7 big things to expect from Season 3, Episode 2, before it airs in India 07-01-2014 01:20 PM

    The big day is here. John Hamish Watson is getting married to Mary Elizabeth Morstan in this episode. You know what that means. The best man speech. Sherlock Holmes, as John's best friend, needs all his skills to nail this one. Here are 10 things you can expect from S3E2....
  • Sherlock Holmes turns 160, draws 10 million viewers on TV 06-01-2014 05:01 PM

    New Delhi: Popular fictional detective Sherlock Holmes turned 160 Monday. Over 25,000 adaptations of the character across stage, films, television, books, comic strips and radio have made it a larger than life character. The detective, resident of 221 B Baker Street, London, which too is a fictitious address, first featured...
  • 11 'Sherlock' dialogues you will never hear our politicians say 06-01-2014 03:07 PM

    The latest season of 'Sherlock' is on and Benedict Cumberbatch brings a superb level of energy and madness to the character of the 'highly functioning sociopath', Sherlock Holmes. We took some random Sherlock quotes by characters from the TV series and realized that they could be directly coming from the...
  • Sherlock: 10 things you probably didn't expect to see in episode one of the third season 05-01-2014 11:03 AM

    There were many moments in the new season of Sherlock that came as a surprise to even hardcore fans. Who would have thought the genius detective would choose a tense near-death moment to test how John Watson felt about him? These 10 things make this season absolutely superb. ...
  • Why the grim faced Delhi Police have a bone to pick with the makers of 'Sherlock' mini film 30-12-2013 12:10 PM

    Recently released mini film of 'Sherlock' has created quite the stir online. While everyone's waiting for the third season of the series with bated breath, there's a bone we'd like to pick with the makers of the series. There is a small portion in the mini film which shows a...
  • Many Happy Returns: Watch the 7 minute prequel of TV show 'Sherlock' 25-12-2013 10:01 AM

    New Delhi: BBC has released a mini episode of 'Sherlock' before the show's actual release on TV. The seven minute episode is called 'Many Happy Returns' and it gives a glimpse of the show and what the audience can expect from the show. The show will begin on January 1,...
  • Watch: Delicious new Season 3 trailer of 'Sherlock' that has people wild with anticipation 09-12-2013 12:38 PM

    It has been two years since 'The Reichenbach Fall' where Sherlock Holmes presumably fell to his death after a last battle of wits with his nemesis - master criminal Moriarty. But his faithful friend John Watson (Martin Freeman) who knows that Holmes (Benedict Cumberbatch) faked his own death is grappling...
  • New app to reveal mysteries of Van Gogh's brush strokes 07-10-2013 04:38 PM

    London: Want to be Sherlock Holmes of the art world? There is an app for that! The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam has launched a new app which allows users to examine paintings by the Dutch artist in detail and discover the secrets of his brush strokes. The app Touch...
  • Cruise's 'Mission' stays on top with $31.3 million 02-01-2012 01:50 PM

    Los Angeles: Tom Cruise's new mission remains impossible to beat at the box office. Studio estimates Sunday placed 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol' in the No. 1 spot for the second-straight weekend with $31.3 million. With a $134.1 million domestic total, it's the first $100 million hit with Cruise in...
  • Review: 'Sherlock Holmes...' is pure entertainment 31-12-2011 03:51 PM

    Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Jared Harris Director: Guy Ritchie The first edition had laid the foundation for a sequel and Guy Ritchie was expected to come up with an equally stylish if not a better film. Ritchie's brand of dark comedy, stylishly edited action sequences and witty one...
  • Cruise's 'Mission' accomplishes box-office win 27-12-2011 12:58 PM

    Los Angeles: Hollywood has picked up a little Christmas bonus. Studios generally underestimated the size of their movie audiences over the weekend, and they're now revising the holiday revenues upward. Leading the way is Tom Cruise's 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol', which pulled in $29.5 million for the weekend. That...
  • Cruise takes Christmas with $26.5m 'Mission' 26-12-2011 12:09 PM

    Los Angeles: Tom Cruise's latest mission has won a holiday weekend that's shaping up with some silent nights at movie theaters as business continues to lag. Studio estimates Sunday placed Cruise's 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol' a solid No. 1 with $26.5 million domestically over its first weekend in full...
  • Downey dips, 'Sherlock' slips with $40M debut 19-12-2011 01:44 PM

    Los Angeles: Sherlock Holmes is facing his worst enemy: declining crowds at theaters as this year's domestic movie attendance dips to the lowest in 16 years. Robert Downey Jr.'s sequel 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows' debuted on top with a $40 million weekend, off 36 percent from the first...