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‘Sherlock’ Headed to Theaters in 2016

‘Sherlock’ Headed to Theaters in 2016


Sherlock fans will able to see Sherlock Holmes (Benedict Cumberbatch) and Dr. John Watson (Martin Freeman) on the big screen for a short time in 2016.

PBS Masterpiece announced today that the feature-length screening of the Victorian-era special, Sherlock: The Abominable Bride, will premiere on Tuesday, January 5 and Wednesday, January 6, 2016 both at 7:30 p.m. local time.

During the screening, audiences will experience 20 minutes of exclusive, additional footage including a set tour of 221B Baker Street hosted by co-writer/executive producer Steven Moffat – prior to the feature, and a “making of” short film starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman and many more immediately following the special.

Before its big screen debut, Sherlock: The Abominable Bride will premiere on Masterpiece on PBS stations the same day as the UK on Friday, January 1 at 9pm ET, and simultaneously online at This marks the first time that Sherlock has premiered in the US and the UK on the same day.

Take a look at the latest trailer for the series below:

Tickets for Sherlock: The Abominable Bride will be available beginning Friday, November 6, 2015 and can be purchased online at, or participating theater box offices.

Are you excited about the return of Sherlock? Talk to us about it in the comments below!

Photo Credit: BBC

Jasmine Alyce Jasmine is the Associate Editor/Reporter for FanBolt. She’s been obsessed with pop culture and entertainment news since the olden days of MTV’s ‘TRL’ and graduated in 2009 with her BA in Journalism. She’s a huge horror and sci-fi/fantasy fan and her favorite shows include: American Horror Story, Game of Thrones, Pretty Little Liars, Doctor Who, Bates Motel, Once Upon A Time and Scandal, to name a few.


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