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  1. The real mystery of 'Sherlock' special? The air dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    "Sherlock" producer Rebecca Eaton, left, writer-producer Steven Moffat and his wife and executive producer Sue Vertue at the summer TCA press tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel "Sherlock" producer Rebecca Eaton, left, writer-producer Steven Moffat and his wife and executive producer Sue Vertue at the summer TCA press tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel The PBS Masterpiece hit drama, which has taken an 18-month-hiatus since its Series 3 finale's air date, returns "soon-ish" with a blast from the past special that transports its titular character and danger-drawn sidekick back to Arthur Conan Doyle's Victorian London. Teasing the special with a short clip at the Television Critics Assn.

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  2. Keeping Up With Sherlock Holmes and His BeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Examiner.com

    ... in retirement as he raises bees in a farm upon the South Downs in Sussex in the south coast of England. Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930), creator of the wildly popular detective, wrote fifty-six short stories and four novels (A Study in Scarlet, The ...

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  3. 'Sherlock' coming back to PBS soon...ishRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | USA Today

    ... Sherlock and Martin Freeman's Watson back to Victorian London - which is where they lived in the Arthur Conan Doyle novels. Why the time travel? "We checked the books and discovered we got it wrong," says Moffat. "We should have read them first. No, ...

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  4. August 2015 TV Highlights: Special Encore a " SherlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | KSKA

    Yes, of course you did! That's why we are bringing back SHERLOCK for special encore presentations of all three seasons in August and September. Shown from L-R: Martin Freeman as Dr. John Watson and Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes Blowing away the fog of the Victorian era, the world's most famous detective enters the 21st century in Sherlock, a thrilling contemporary version based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes.

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  5. Bookman's Holiday: Michael DirdaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... Rider Haggard, and Robert A. Heinlein." Shortly thereafter, Dirda's lifelong interest in the work of Arthur Conan Doyle kicked off following an adolescent encounter with The Hound of the Baskervilles , an experience he recounts with great affection ...

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  6. Ian McKellen Redefines Our Dear "Mr. Holmes"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | The Daily Nexus

    ... humanizing portrayal of such a beloved character that we oh-so-rarely gain true insight into. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's magnum opus has been radically redefined while still keeping to his roots and that in itself is amazing. Keep in mind, however, ...

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  7. 'Mr. Holmes' a realistic new look at an aged iconRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... and rising detective son. But then he finds himself haunted by an unsolved 50-year old case. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle introduced us to the world's greatest detective, Sherlock Holmes, in 1887. The character quickly became part of our pop culture, ...

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  8. The Lure of Sherlock HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | ABC News

    Why has Arthur Conan Doyle's fictional detective inspired so many writers? What's his appeal to a new generation? Michael Pavlich discussed this with Mitch Cullin, author of the novel A Slight Trick of the Mind, on which the latest Sherlock Holmes film - 'Mr Holmes' starring Sir Ian McKellen and Laura Linney - is based.

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  9. A detective in his dotage, but aiming to crack a case - catch Mr Holmes at Royston's Picture PalaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Crow

    Fair enough, he was a literary sensation when Sir Arthur Conan Doyle first started penning the Sherlock Holmes stories, and was big news again when his pipe-smoking, violin-playing, deerstalker-wearing persona was transferred to the silver screen by the likes of Basil Rathbone. There have been Holmes films for more than 100 years, and the list of stars who have tried their hand at the lead role for film and TV include unlikely candidates such as Michael Caine, Roger Moore, Christopher Plummer and even Leonard Nimoy.

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  10. Six top plays to grace Original Theatre Festival in OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Times of Oman

    ... plays, "The Government Inspector" and the "Hound of Bhaskervilles". The latter is a spoof on the famous Arthur Conan Doyle novel. Ashwin Gidwani Productions, a popular theatre group in Mumbai, will be making their debut at the festival with two ...

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  11. Former Great Scotland Yard HQ set to be transformed into luxury hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... the former site of the Met Police into a A 10,000 a night hotel. The likes of Charles Dickens and Arthur Conan Doyle would regularly write about the station, which later became a library for the Ministry of Defence. Jack the kipper: A London ...

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  12. 'Sherlock' is for those who didn't like 'Mr. Holmes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Sherlock and Martin Freeman as Dr. Watson, is available for streaming. This is an updated version of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's tales of Holmes and Watson. The series takes place in current times, and all characters and mysteries are made to fit into ...

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  13. Hound of the Baskervilles is a brilliantly staged, funny showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle and Clive Francis, directed by Ross Jolly Circa One, Wellington, until August 29 Reviewed by Laurie Atkinson "This could be a three pipe problem," says Sherlock Holmes as he sits in his armchair to ponder the curse placed on the Baskerville family, while three Dr Watsons hover in attendance. Yes, in one or two scenes there are three Dr Watsons on stage at the same time.

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  14. 'Mr. Holmes' is quite goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... is indeed the legendary Sherlock Holmes, but it is not based on any of the popular stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. It is based on a novel by Mitch Cullin. "Mr. Holmes" is set in England and, for a few key scenes, in Japan in the 1940s. Sherlock ...

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  15. In pictures: 10 popular actors who have played Sherlock HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Did you know that Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's fictional detective, Sherlock Holmes, is the most-portrayed literary human character in film and television? With Sir Ian McKellen starrer 'Mr. Holmes' hitting the screens, we look at 10 popular actors who portrayed the sleuth Sir Ian McKellen plays the detective in 'Mr. Holmes' . Directed by Bill Condon, the film is based on the 2005 novel 'A Slight Trick of the Mind' written by Mitch Cullin.

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  16. Movie review: 'Mr. Holmes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Sherlock Holmes is likely the most-filmed character of all time, with movie adaptations of the detective stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle appearing in the earliest days of narrative filmmaking. It's hard, therefore, to present the famous detective in a way that hasn't wholly been done before.

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  17. 'Mr. Holmes' - Movie ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... Magneto. Both Ian McKellen and the director Bill Condon are clearly in love with the legacy of the author Arthur Conan Doyle, and their dedication and passion to bring something fresh to the table is apparent. Sometimes, the case isn't the point, ...

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  18. Mr. Watson, you presumedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... to remember the details and work out whether any of it means anything. Given the recent portrayals of Arthur Conan Doyle's famous detective as a kind of steam-punk Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) and socially awkward sociopath (Benedict Cumberbatch), ...

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  19. NYT Enforces Ukraine "Group Think"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | OpEdNews

    ... in the Oval Office, Sept. 18, 2014. (image by (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) ) It's good that Arthur Conan Doyle didn't substitute The New York Times' editorial board for Sherlock Holmes in his stories because, if he had, none of the ...

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  20. 'Mr. Holmes' meets his match in Mr. McKellenRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... of life near its end. And with McKellen at its center, his face as gloriously long and complex as a Sir Arthur Conan Doyle plot, it's also a master class in acting."Mr. Holmes" entwines three stories, with the main action taking place in 1947: ...

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