The real meaning of patience is only known to the “Sherlock” fans. Why? Because they have waited for three years for the 5th season of the series. The 4th season of the detective series was released in 2017, after which we have not seen any sign of our Sherlock Holmes. Based on the famous detective series by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, “Sherlock” is known for the time it takes. However, we do have some good news for the fans of this series.
Season 5 updates
We don’t have any official announcements or statements regarding the 5th season of the series. However, talks are going on that the series has been renewed. If it’s true, which we hope it is, then it would take another 2- 3 years for the series to air.
Furthermore, the creators of the series, Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, have said that there has been no discussion amongst them regarding “Sherlock.”
Why is it taking so long for the creators to air the 5th season? One of the reasons could be that the creators are trying a show “Dracula.” It is quite evident that they cannot handle two shows at a time.
The cast for the 5th season
Talking about the cast for the 5th season, we are not yet sure. But, some actors are confirmed for the 5th season.
We would see Benedict Cumberbatch as our Sherlock Holmes, joined by Martin Freeman as Watson. Along with them, we would most likely see Sian Brooke playing the role of Eurus Holmes.
Yes, there are chances that Eurus Holmes, sister of Sherlock, would return in the upcoming season. Sherlock Holmes was unaware of his long- lost sister, and now as she has returned, there would be more new mysteries.
Eurus Holmes, as stated in the books, is abnormal and finds it thrilling to taunt his brother. Sian Brooke has portrayed the character very well, and we hope to see her in this season.