|Looks like 2009 will be a bumper year for all the Holmes~boys...
|Someone should sack their fact~checker... Did they have man~whores in olden times?
Yup, it's got ROBERT "Downey" JNR.
and JUDE "Remember When People Liked Him?" LAW
. Now maybe I'm being slightly
unfair to Mr Ritchie as the casting is pretty interesting and the pics look none too shabby but he's genuinely a stinker of a filmmaker. Bloody
awful and I cannot understand how he keeps getting to make flicks. Still, I'm sure some people may like him.
Benedict is on the left and I think Davey T likes him...
And in the blue corner is a contemporary (wha??!!)
vision of the detective, even more simply titled, SHERLOCK
. Behind this BBC production for television is, wait for it, STEVEN "The Moff" MOFFAT
and MARK "The Gat" GATISS
. I think they're just trying to make another DOCTOR WHO
, the cheeky little minxes. Interestingly, and I use the word quite wrongly, Gatiss revealed at a book~signing here in the 'Deen
that he was writing an episode for SERIES 5
of the show. There, some genuine
... goodness me, won't someone think of the children!
Starring in their production is MARTIN "Whatever Happened To?" FREEMAN
and BENEDICT "Not Famous Enough To Have A Middle Name Gag" CUMBERBATCH
which starts filming in January 2009. Geekoids may note that Cumberbatch starred in STARTER FOR TEN (showing on the BEEB over the holidays)
and a little lady called, CATHERINE "Sniff..." TATE
. So which production will be better? There's only one way to find out...
The Boosh do their own take on Holmes & Watson
'Til the next time,
Labels: BBC, Benedict Cumberbatch, David Tennant, Guy Ritchie, Jude Law, Mark Gatiss, Martin Freeman, Robert Downey Jr., Sherlock, Sherlock Holmes, Steven Moffat, The Mighty Boosh