Sherlock to Premiere on Masterpiece Mystery on October 24

October 18th, 2010

Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman in Sherlock

On Sunday, October 24, Sherlock Holmes comes to Masterpiece Mystery in Sherlock, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock, Martin Freeman as Dr. John Watson, and Rupert Graves as Inspector Lestrade.

The series will feature three segments: A Study in Pink, The Blind Banker, and The Great Game.  From the writers of Doctor Who, Sherlock is co-created and written by Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat.

Sherlock airs on Sundays October 24, 31, and November 7 at 9 p.m. on THIRTEEN.

Watch a preview:

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