The original, highly-acclaimed series starring Jeremy Brett as Holmes and featuring first David Burke, then later Edward Hardwicke as Watson, returns. Brett's Sherlock is considered by many to be the definitive portrayal of Arthur Conan Doyle's master sleuth.
Sherlock Holmes Previous Broadcasts
The Golden Pince-Nez (Episode #309)
KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 31, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
Holmes investigates when Willoughby Smith, secretary to Professor Coram is found dead clutching a pince-nez.
The Dying Detective (Episode #308)
KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 10, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
Sherlock Holmes gets a visit from Adelaide Savage who is worried about her husband Victor's increasing habit of smoking opium to heighten his powers for writing poetry.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 11, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
The Three Gables (Episode #307P)
KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 3, 2012 -- 9:38 PM
Isadora rejects her diplomat lover, Douglas Maberley, in favour of the young Duke of Lomond. With his life shattered, Douglas completes the manuscript of his life story and then dies in mysterious circumstances.
- KQED Plus: Sun, Aug 5, 2012 -- 4:00 PM
- KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 4, 2012 -- 3:38 AM