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Old July 2 2013, 07:52 PM   #361
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Re: Lucy Liu cast as Watson in CBS' Sherlock Holmes show

I like that they've kept Holmes eccentric, but it still feels quite different. As long as we weren't hoping for the old Holmes it's looking great. Lucy is a great addition, balancing out the oddness of Holmes and some intriguing depth. Not sure I love it yet, but it's interesting.
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Old July 2 2013, 09:36 PM   #362
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Re: Lucy Liu cast as Watson in CBS' Sherlock Holmes show

Loving it as much as BBC's Sherlock.
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Old July 3 2013, 07:38 PM   #363
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Re: Lucy Liu cast as Watson in CBS' Sherlock Holmes show

^Me, too. Elementary is one of the better retcons the wife and I have seen. We PVR'd the whole season and just finished going through all the episodes over the course of a few nights. Very enjoyable viewing and now looking forward to the second season.
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Old July 3 2013, 10:53 PM   #364
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Re: Lucy Liu cast as Watson in CBS' Sherlock Holmes show

Sean Pertwee will be playing Lestrade in the second season opener. (Source)
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Old July 3 2013, 11:08 PM   #365
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Re: Lucy Liu cast as Watson in CBS' Sherlock Holmes show

Awesome! I was hoping to see a Lestrade.
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Old July 4 2013, 07:23 AM   #366
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Re: Lucy Liu cast as Watson in CBS' Sherlock Holmes show

And Rhys Ifans to recur Sherlock's brother Mycroft
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Old July 4 2013, 12:41 PM   #367
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Season 2 is shaping up to be pretty damned awesome.
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Old July 4 2013, 02:19 PM   #368
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Re: Lucy Liu cast as Watson in CBS' Sherlock Holmes show

Okay, that scuttles my theory that Holmes's father "M. Holmes" is Mycroft.
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Old July 5 2013, 02:10 AM   #369
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Re: Lucy Liu cast as Watson in CBS' Sherlock Holmes show

I need to finish up S1 because S2 sounds like it's going to go all out.
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I need to finish up S1 because S2 sounds like it's going to go all out.
Agreed. Been catching up on the reruns on the dvr to kind of experience a "real-time" thing but it's hard not to just dive in and marathon the thing!
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