Best Episodes Of Sherlock

SherlockSherlock is a TV series starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, and Una Stubbs. A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.

Release Date: July 2010

10. The Great Game

Sherlock Season 1 Episode 3Air Date: 8 Aug. 2010
Season 1, Episode 3

Mycroft needs Sherlock’s help, but a remorseless criminal mastermind puts Sherlock on a distracting crime-solving spree via a series of hostage human bombs through which he speaks.

9. The Sign of Three

Sherlock Season 3 Episode 2Air Date: 5 Jan. 2014
Season 3, Episode 2

Sherlock tries to give the perfect best man speech at John’s wedding when he suddenly realizes a murder is about to take place.

8. Many Happy Returns

Sherlock Season 3 Episode 0Air Date: 24 Dec. 2013
Season 3, Episode 0

John and Lestrade try to move on with their lives after Sherlock’s apparent death. However, Anderson believes he is still alive.

7. A Scandal in Belgravia

Sherlock Season 2 Episode 1Air Date: 1 Jan. 2012
Season 2, Episode 1

Sherlock must confiscate something of importance from a mysterious woman named Irene Adler.

6. Unaired Pilot

Sherlock Season 1 Episode 0Air Date: 5 Jun. 2011
Season 1, Episode 0

Invalided home from the war in Afghanistan, Dr. John Watson becomes roommates with the world’s only “consulting detective,” Sherlock Holmes. Within a day their friendship is forged and several murders are solved.

5. The Lying Detective

Sherlock Season 4 Episode 2Air Date: 8 Jan. 2017
Season 4, Episode 2

Sherlock goes up against the powerful and seemingly unassailable Culverton Smith – a man with a very dark secret indeed.

4. The Reichenbach Fall

Sherlock Season 2 Episode 3Air Date: 15 Jan. 2012
Season 2, Episode 3

Jim Moriarty hatches a mad scheme to turn the whole city against Sherlock.

3. A Study in Pink

Sherlock Season 1 Episode 1Air Date: 25 Jul. 2010
Season 1, Episode 1

War vet Dr. John Watson returns to London in need of a place to stay. He meets Sherlock Holmes, a consulting detective, and the two soon find themselves digging into a string of serial “suicides.”

2. The Empty Hearse

Sherlock Season 3 Episode 1Air Date: 1 Jan. 2014
Season 3, Episode 1

Mycroft calls Sherlock back to London to investigate an underground terrorist organization.

1. His Last Vow

Sherlock Season 3 Episode 3Air Date: 12 Jan. 2014
Season 3, Episode 3

Sherlock goes up against Charles Augustus Magnussen, media tycoon and a notorious blackmailer.