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One of the Conan Doyle Estate’s latest licences is Miss Sherlock, a female-led adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes detective stories. The show is primarily set in Tokyo, Japan. It is a co-production between HBO Asia and Hulu Japan. Both the main characters, Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson are played by women, Yuko Takeuchi and Shihori Kanjiya.
Sherlock: The Six Thatchers was the most watched programme over the festive season across all channels, with 11.3 million viewers tuning in on New Year’s Day in 2017.
The official box office amount of the first Sherlock Holmes movie starring Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law in 2009.
Sherlock has over 700,000 reviews on IMDB with an average score of 9.1 / 10. This places it within the top 20 rated TV shows of all time.