'Sherlock's' Lara Pulver on Irene Adler's sensuality and Jude Law (he's a fan)


"I actually just met Jude Law," says Lara Pulver when Zap2it catches up with the actress just days before her guest-starring role as Irene Adler in the PBS presentation of the BBC's "Sherlock" is set to debut in the U.S. "He said, 'I'm in the action Sherlock and you're in the clever Sherlock."Law, of course, plays Doctor Watson to Robert Downey Jr.'s Sherlock Holmes in Guy Ritchie's big-screen version of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's books. And while the setting is authentic -- Victorian London -- Ritchie's version is an action movie masquerading as a mystery.In the BBC version, which returns to PBS on Sunday, May 6 to start a 3-episode arc, the story is -- even though set in modern-day London -- much more faithful to Conan's source material. Well, as interpreted by showrunner Steven Moffat ("Dr. Who"). The reedy Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Sherlock and Martin Freeman as Watson.Pulver, who played Sookie Stackhouse's fairy...



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