The second season of the BBC hit Sherlock is currently being filmed and some details regarding episode titles, the stories they are based on and some guest star news has been announced. Once again the series will consist of three 90 minute films and if they hit the high storytelling notes that they did last year, viewers will be left desperate for more. Be warned, I will be discussing elements of the original Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Stories so there will be some book spoilers ahead.
Episode 2.01 "A Scandal in Belgravia"
Taken from the short story "A Scandal in Bohemia" which features in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes this is a love story for Holmes but not in the usual sense of the word. Holmes becomes fascinated by 'the women' Irene Adler (the character Rachel McAdams played in the 2009 Guy Ritchie film), not through the usual means of attraction but because she is the only woman to have outwitted him, a feat that is not easy. Steven Moffat has chosen to adapt this tale because of the twisted love story that is contained within the mystery. There has been no word as to who will be playing Adler as of yet. Read More...