Sherlock is a British TV crime and drama featuring a simultaneous update of the Sherlock Holmes detective stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Created by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes and Martin Freeman as Dr. John Watson. Six episodes were produced; the first of three that were sent in 2010 two series aired in 2012 and a third series began production in March 2013. In this modernized version of the Conan Doyle characters, his plots detective, Sherlock Holmes lives in the 21st century London and acts cockier towards Scotland Yard Inspector Lestrade because he’s actually less confident. Dr. Watson is now a fairly young veteran of the war in Afghanistan, less adoring and more active. The series has been sold in over 180 territories.