“Elementary” Finale Brings the Modern Sherlock Holmes Era to an End

“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

We here at Bleeding Cool love bringing you the latest news about comics, toys, movies, and of course, television. What you don’t know is that behind the scenes battles rage and arguments galore are settled on a daily basis. What are these about? The important things, like which Doctor is THE Doctor. Which Michael Scott […]

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 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. Briesewitz joins writer Jason Tracey and Rob Doherty (Elementary) in executive producing duties, according to Deadline. The story focuses […]

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

The CW has solved some of the mysteries surrounding their untitled Nancy Drew drama pilot, announcing newcomer Kennedy McMann will be stepping behind the magnifying glass as the brilliant young sleuth. Joining McCann in the pilot from Josh Schwartz, Stephanie Savage, and CBS TV Studios is Charmed‘s Leah Lewis – with Larry Teng (Supergirl) aboard as director […]

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 […]

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John Noble to Return to Elementary as Morland Holmes

I think if I ever sell a TV series, my first question might be, “How soon until we can get John Noble to guest star?” The Lord of the Rings, Fringe, and Sleepy Hollow actor has been popping up on a lot of shows lately including DC’s Legends of Tomorrow and The Blacklist. Word is […]

CBS Renews Elementary for a 7th Season

It’s been a bloody week for TV fans as over 20 shows got the ax in the last seven days. We have some that are hanging their hopes on last second saves, others have sat into resignation, others are sitting on the edge of their seat waiting for a comment, and others are celebrating another […]

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

CBS announced today the renewal of 11 series for the 2018-2019 season. Some come as no surprise, others answer some lingering questions… the the series not renewed may be the most interesting of all. Six series had already been renewed prior to today, including Big Bang Theory, Mom, NCIS and three freshman programs Young Sheldon, […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

‘True Blood,’ ‘Elementary’ Star Nelsan Ellis Dies at 39

Nelsan Ellis, known affectionately by many for his role as Lafayette Reynolds on HBO’s True Blood, has died after complications from heart failure at age 39. News of Ellis’ passing was first made public by his The Help costar Octavia Spencer, who took to Instagram on Saturday morning, saying, “Just got word that we lost […]

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 Variety. Elementary, 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 […]

What CBS Has And Hasn’t Renewed

This morning, CBS announced renewals for 16 shows, 11 returning and 5 freshman series. That goes with their already renewed Big Bang Theory and NCIS, CBS’s top shows. But what might be the most interesting is which series have not gotten early renewals. Among those getting the early nod are comedies Life In Pieces, Mom, […]

Trainspotting Sequel To Shoot Next Summer

Danny Boyle offered The Hollywood Reporter a few more details on his plans to shoot a sequel to his 1996 film Trainspotting. As previously reported, the film will see the surviving characters reunited. Looking to shoot in May or June of next year, Boyle said Johnny Lee Miller‘s commitments to Elementary will make it a […]

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 […]