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 Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax (Episode #301)
KQED Plus: Fri, Dec 28, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
Lady Frances Carfax is caught between an old family quarrel with her brother and a sinister horseman who seems to haunt her life. Holmes senses danger but before he can reach her she disappears.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
The Bruce Partington Plan (Episode #211)
KQED Plus: Fri, Dec 21, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
A young man is found murdered on a railway line leading from the underground. Plans of a secret submarine are found in his pocket. Is he a hero or traitor? Aided and abetted by brother Mycroft, Holmes and Watson search for the killer of Cadogen West and look to secure the missing papers.
- KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 4:00 PM
- KQED Plus: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
Wisteria Lodge (Episode #210)
KQED Plus: Fri, Dec 14, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
A baffling and intriguing case for Holmes and Watson at Wisteria Lodge involving a foreign tyrant, an English governess and an unorthodox police inspector. What transpires is a wild-goose chase which tragically ends in murder.
- KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 5:00 PM
- KQED Plus: Sat, Dec 15, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
Silver Blaze (Episode #209)
KQED Plus: Fri, Dec 7, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
Silver Blaze, a highly prized racehorse disappears mysteriously on the eve of a big race. His trainer is found dead and his owner faces ruin. Sherlock Holmes finds a very strange solution.
- KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 5:00 PM
- KQED Plus: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
The Devil's Foot (Episode #208)
KQED Plus: Sat, Dec 1, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are on holiday in Cornwall when a young woman is found dead from no apparent injuries. Meanwhile, it appears that overnight her two brothers have become raving imbeciles - but why?