Sherlock Returns this Christmas

Sherlock Special 2015

It’s been almost two years since the last new episode of the BBC’s hit series Sherlock aired. The wait has been long, but is nearly over, and to prove it, here is the first trailer for the upcoming Sherlock Christmas special.   Unconnected to the series, which is set in modern London, this special is set in the classic Holmes period (the late 19th Century) but it does feature the 21st cast, including stars Benedict Cumberbatch(Shelock), and Martin Freeman (Watson) along with Amanda Abbington (Mary Watson), Rupert Graves (Inspector Lastrade), and Una Stubbs (Mrs. Hudson). The special airs this holiday … Continue reading

Sherlock Special Set in 19th Century

The Adventure Of The Blue Carbuncle

So it’s been over a year since we last saw the good fellows of 221B Baker Street, Sherlock (Benedict Cumberbatch) and Dr. John Watson (Martin Freeman) together, in The Last Vow.  Fans have waited patiently to return to the story of Holmes, his best friend, and his best friend’s wife  (played by Freeman’s longtime partner, Amanda Abbington) but series 4 is still a ways off.  But there will be a Sherlock holiday special this year to look forward to. But if you were expecting things to pick up where they left off, you will be a bit disappointed.   It seems … Continue reading

Guess Who’s Back for Series 9. [XXX XXXXXX] Returns to Doctor Who! (Spoilers, duh)


It’s still a long way until August, when the 9th series of Doctor Who returns to our screens, with Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman.  Of course there will be other familiar faces to pop up.  The Doctor and Clara are always bound to run into some old friends and enemies along the way. Now we don’t always report on spoilers like this.  We want to make sure if you don’t want to know ahead of time that that you have plenty of time to stop reading. And just to be extra safe here’s a picture of a kitten in a … Continue reading

Sherlock Wins Big at the Emmys

Sherlock - His Last Vow

  BBC hit series Sherlock brought home Seven Emmy Awards between this evening’s 66th Annual Prime Time Emmys, and the Creative Arts Emmy Awards, which were given out on Saturday August 16th.  More than any other program this year.  The series ran on PBS, making it eligible.     This is the first year the show had won one of the coveted golden statues, despite having been nominated every year it has been eligible.   Since 2011, the show had received 14 Prime Time Emmys nominations, and 15 Creative Arts Emmys nominations, include 5 Prime Time nominations, and  7 Creative Awards nominations … Continue reading

Twelve’s Night – Doctor Who: Deep Breath

Doctor Who Series 8 - The Doctor

  Over the last 3 weeks, Peter Capaldi, the actor playing the Twelfth Doctor met the world.  Now the world has met Peter Capaldi’s Doctor. Before tonight, maybe 10,000 lucky people in the world had gotten to see the Series 8 première in its final form during the Doctor Who World Tour. (Plus bunch more folks who downloaded an unfinished black and white version sent out to for translation purposes internationally).  But now, its aired simulcast around many parts of the world.  And the internet is buzzing with fan reactions for the new Doctor. Everybody always remembers an entrance and … Continue reading