Between The Pages – Leonardi And Bollers On Watson And Holmes

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Sherlock Holmes has been portrayed by Basil Rathbone, Benedict Cumberbatch, Robert Downey Jr, Hugh Laurie and now Jonny Lee Miller on Elementary from CBS. But host Grace Randolph talks to New Paradigm Studios about their twist on the character in Watson and Holmes, a new comic book that makes Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson african-american. In this trailer for the comic, writer Karl Bollers and artist Rick Leonardi talk about how it changes the character, and hopefully how black characters are portrayed in comics! What actor is this version of John Watson modeled after? Where is this Baker Street? Find out here as we meet this new version of Sherlock Holmes. And do you think this new version can compare with Basil Rathbone, Benedict Cumberbatch, Robert Downey Jr, Hugh Laurie and Jonny Lee Miller? Think About The Ink is presented by Bleeding Cool.

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About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.
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