Sherlock

  • Fans want to see Sherlock, Dr Watson as gay lovers in show Yesterday

    London: Sherlock and Dr Watson in the new hit TV series 'Sherlock' should become gay lovers, suggested fans to the makers. The characters of Sherlock and Dr Watson, played by Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman respectively, share a close bond in the BBC crime series. The fans now want their friendship to...
  • 'The Imitation Game' trailer: Benedict Cumberbatch plays the WWII genius cryptographer mathematician Alan Turing July 22, 2014

    For those who have been completely charmed by British actor Benedict Cumberbatch in BBC's 'Sherlock', the latest trailer for the upcoming film 'The Imitation Game' will make your day.Cumberbatch, who portrayed the role of the socially awkward genius detective Sherlock Holmes in the critically-acclaimed series, will be seen in the...
  • 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch to star in Iraq war drama 'The Yellow Birds' May 18, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch, Tye Sheridan and Will Poulter are set to star in in Iraq war drama 'The Yellow Birds'. The film revolves around two young soldiers (Sheridan and Poulter) who are taken under the wing of an older sergeant (Cumberbatch) as they are deployed to Iraq, reported...
  • 'Samrat and Co' review: Rajeev Khandelwal as Indian Sherlock Holmes fails to solve this mystery - what is the point of the film? April 26, 2014

    Film: 'Samrat & Co' Cast: Rajeev Khandelwal, Madalasa Sharma, Gopal Datt Director: Kaushik Ghatak Before we plunge into the review, we would like to share a line spouted by Rajeev Khandelwal in the very last scene of the film: "Asaan case ek tuti hui pencil ki tarha hoti hai -- there is no...
  • Is a special 'Sherlock' episode on the cards sooner than we thought? Martin Freeman leaves a hint at a talk show April 25, 2014

    Attention Sherlock fans, there is reason to cheer! Dr. Watson may just have made your day. Sherlock may be back before you know. The creators of the popular British television series, Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, had announced that Sherlock's season 4 may not be back on TV for the next...
  • 'Sherlock' co-star Martin Freeman to play Richard III next April 6, 2014

    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 roles in...
  • Art director Nitin Desai gave the title 'Samrat' to us: Kavita Barjatya April 3, 2014

    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 role. Sharing...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch to host Laureus Sports Awards March 19, 2014

    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 few...
  • Fan-made trailers that are so good that you won't miss the original March 19, 2014

    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,...
  • 'Skyfall' stuntman becomes the first ever to successfully perform gravity-defying loop the loop stunt on foot February 24, 2014

    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 February 18, 2014

    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 February 17, 2014

    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 February 9, 2014

    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 January 29, 2014

    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 January 19, 2014

    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'," Entertainment...
  • Sherlock: Things to expect before 'His Last Vow' airs in India January 17, 2014

    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 January 15, 2014

    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 January 10, 2014

    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 January 7, 2014

    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. The...
  • Sherlock Holmes turns 160, draws 10 million viewers on TV January 6, 2014

    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 in...
  • 11 'Sherlock' dialogues you will never hear our politicians say January 6, 2014

    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 January 5, 2014

    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 December 30, 2013

    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' December 25, 2013

    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 December 9, 2013

    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 October 7, 2013

    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 Van...
  • 'Sherlock' named best TV series of 2012 by critics December 30, 2012

    London: Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman's drama 'Sherlock' has been named TV show of the year by critics. The Sherlock Holmes adaptation topped a poll of critics and writers compiled by Radio Times magazine to find the best show on TV in 2012, reported Contactmusic. "Sherlock delivered the TV event of the...