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Danny Boyles Frankenstein Proves Most Intense Adaptation Yet: Review

Danny Boyle's Frankenstein Proves Most Intense Adaptation Yet: Review

The National Theatre has posted one of its most popular and acclaimed productions in recent years: Danny Boyle's 2011 production of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller (two Sherlock Holmes!) play the monster and Frankenstein on alternate nights during its run. Both versions were filmed and should be on YouTube soon. The […]

Elementary: The End of the Modern Sherlock Holmes Era [OPINION]

"Elementary": The End of the Modern Sherlock Holmes Era [OPINION]

CBS' Elementary ended its run this week, the last Sherlock standing in the current era of modern-day Sherlock Holmes television series It was the longest running of the shows - and in many ways, as clever as the others To put it all in perspective, the series ran for seven seasons, 154 episodes - more[...]

Bleeding Cool Picks Their Favorite Television Detectives

Bleeding Cool Picks Their Favorite Television Detectives

But she was the best at what she did, and everyone knew it.Kaitlyn Booth: One of the best TV detectives of all time must go to Sherlock Holmes played by Jonny Lee Miller and Joan Watson played by Lucy Lui in Elementary Elementary was a show mocked when it first appeared on CBS because everyone[...]

Elementary Season 7: Season Premiere Date Revealed Summary and 6 Images

Elementary Season 7: Season Premiere Date Revealed, Summary, and 6 Images

The CBS adaptation of Sherlock Holmes Elementary is ending after seven seasons this year The show, which has been going on since 2012, was once considered the odd duck of Sherlock Holmes adaptations but is much stronger than its counterpart over on the BBC overall Everyone involved thought the show was getting canceled after its[...]

CBS Pilot Frankenstein Adds Director Uta Briesewitz Casts Saidah Arrika Ekulona

CBS Pilot 'Frankenstein' Adds Director Uta Briesewitz, Casts Saidah Arrika Ekulona

CBS announced two additions for their modern TV series take on the classic horror novel by Mary Shelly, "Frankenstein". Westworld’s Uta Briesewitz will direct the pilot for the network, and actor Saidah Arrika Ekulona (Bull) has been cast as the lead.[caption id="attachment_994172" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Uta BriesewitzPhoto by Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Briesewitz joins writer Jason Tracey and Rob Doherty (Elementary) in[...]

The CWs Nancy Drew Pilot Casts Newcomer Kennedy McMann 3 More Join

The CW's Nancy Drew Pilot Casts Newcomer Kennedy McMann, 3 More Join

George now finds herself a suspect in the killing along with her former nemesis, forcing her to team up with Nancy to track the culprit and clear their names… and it just may be the beginning of a beautiful friendship.While this marks the first TV pilot Teng has tackled as a director, it is far[...]

Sherlock Holmes Adaptation Elementary to End After 7 Seasons

Sherlock Holmes Adaptation 'Elementary' to End After 7 Seasons

It looks like the final season for Elementary has arrived The CBS modern-day adaptation of Sherlock Holmes starring Jonny Lee Miller and Lucy Lui has wrapped production on season seven which, according to Deadline, will be the last season for the show While never a ratings juggernaut it was a show that has a dedicated[...]

John Noble to Return to Elementary as Morland Holmes

John Noble to Return to Elementary as Morland Holmes

Word is that he will be returning to another role he's been playing the last few years, Morland Holmes, father of Sherlock (Johnny Lee Miller) on the CBS series Elementary.Noble first appeared in the series in the first episode of season 4 after having been mentioned many times and even impersonated by Sherlock's actor friend[...]

CBS Renews Elementary for a 7th Season

CBS Renews Elementary for a 7th Season

Although far from a ratings powerhouse, the show is a a huge international player for CBS.So it sounds like we have international viewers to thank for saving this underrated show.Elementary was mocked when it first came out saying it was trying to copy that BBC version of the show As the seasons have gone on[...]

CBS Give Early Renewals to 11 Series but Leaves a Few Fan Favorites on the Bubble

CBS Give Early Renewals to 11 Series, but Leaves a Few Fan Favorites on the Bubble

CBS also renewed their two big reality series, Survivor (seasons 37 and 38) and The Amazing Race (season 31), and their news programs 48 Hours (season 31) and 60 Minutes (season 51).There is still time for other shows to be renewed, but not getting the nod yet are dramas Criminal Minds, Elementary, Scorpion, Code Black, Instinct,[...]

Elementary Season 6: CBS Finally Sets Premiere Date

Elementary Season 6: CBS Finally Sets Premiere Date

After a very long wait, fans of Elementary will be happy to know that Sherlock Holmes and Joan Watson will be back on the case staring April 30th CBS has announced the sixth season of the modernized adaptation of the Sir Arthur Conan Doyle classic detective series will premiere this spring a month or so[...]

CBS Sets Premieres for Instinct Living Biblically Counters NBC Olympics

CBS Sets Premieres for Instinct, Living Biblically; Counters NBC Olympics

CBS released its Winter 2018 schedule on Friday, and while there are a number of takeaways from the announcement, one thing seems very clear: The Eye Network isn't afraid of the "big, bad wolf" otherwise known as NBC's 2018 Winter Olympics coverage.While most networks usually "counter" Olympic coverage with repeats or by burning off episodes[...]

Elementary Season 6: CBS Orders 8 Additional Episodes

Elementary Season 6: CBS Orders 8 Additional Episodes

CBS has ordered eight additional episodes of Elementary, the Sherlock Holmes series that stars Jonny Lee Miller and Lucy Liu as the fabled detective and his constant companion.The fate of the series seems to be a bit all over the place this year For the first time in its six-season span, the show was not[...]

True Blood Elementary Star Nelsan Ellis Dies at 39

'True Blood,' 'Elementary' Star Nelsan Ellis Dies at 39

Segal Award Ellis and a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Juilliard in 2004.Ellis's diverse film and television work also included his role as Shinwell Johnson on CBS's Elementary, as well as roles in films such as The Butler, Get On Up, and The Stanford Prison Experiment But it would be his turn as Lafayette Reynolds on[...]


CBS Renews Elementary And The Amazing Race

CBS Renews 'Elementary' And 'The Amazing Race'

CBS announced that they are renewing Elementary for a sixth season and The Amazing Race for a thirtieth season season according to VarietyElementary, the modern Sherlock Holmes adaptation that stars Jonny Lee Millter and Lucy Liu While the show has been slowly dwindling in ratings it still averages 7.7 million viewers and 1.2 rating[...]

Lucy Liu Lands A New Gig And Casts Doubts On Elementarys Renewal Chances

Lucy Liu Lands A New Gig And Casts Doubts On 'Elementary's' Renewal Chances

Elementary star Lucy Lui has a new gig which is left fans of the show wondering if the CBS drama is getting canceled after five seasons The Hollywood Reporter has announced that Liu has booked a multi episode arc on the Hulu comedy Difficult PeopleLiu will take on the role of Veronica, a morally[...]

What CBS Has And Hasnt Renewed

What CBS Has And Hasn't Renewed

Also renewed were Survivor, 60 Minutes and 48 Hours.Not on that list are some shockers like Elementary, Criminal Minds and The Amazing Race Others still waiting for word are 2 Broke Girls, The Odd Couple, Code Black, Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders, The Great Indoors and Pure Genius Doubt had already been pulled off the schedule[...]


Shaking Things Up On Elementary

Shaking Things Up On Elementary

There may be a bit of spoilers here, so if you want to go into the new season of Elementary clean, then don't read this I'm going to tell you of a potential dynamic shift in the series.. so you've been warned......Okay....The folks over at TVLine.com say that Joan Watson will have to deal with[...]