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 Hound of the Baskervilles - Part Two (Episode #404)
KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 25, 2013 -- 9:43 PM
Watson discovers Holmes has been involved in the Baskerville case all along, while seemingly back in Baker Street. And, perhaps the legend of the dangerous hound has some basis in reality after all. The treacherous moor claims more victims.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 26, 2013 -- 3:43 AM
The Hound of the Baskervilles - Part 1 & 2 (Episode #403)
KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 18, 2013 -- 9:43 PM
The legend of the hound that has haunted the Baskerville family for 200 years is brought to Holmes' attention. He remains in London, sending Dr Watson to the estate to unravel the mysterious happenings on the foggy moor. Nothing and nobody are as they appear and the mystery grows deeper.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 19, 2013 -- 3:43 AM
The Sign of Four - Part Two (Episode #402)
KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 11, 2013 -- 9:45 PM
Following the case of Mary Morstan, an apparently wronged heiress, Holmes comes across eccentric twin brothers - one soon murdered in a locked room - a missing treasure, and a one-legged man with a very small companion. A breathless chase up the river Thames by boat gets Holmes the answer to the mystery he's been seeking. Special appearance by John Thaw (Inspector Morse).
- KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 12, 2013 -- 3:45 AM
The Sign of Four - Part 1 & 2 (Episode #401)
KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 4, 2013 -- 9:46 PM
For months Holmes has been in the grip of the dreadful frustration of enforced inactivity. But, with the entrance of Mary Morstan, begins the adventure which Watson will later record as THE SIGN OF FOUR. The mysterious disappearance of her father years before, and an annual gift from an anonymous benefactor intrigues Holmes enough to become involved in the case.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 5, 2013 -- 3:46 AM