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The 'Sherlock' TV Show Quiz
by Staff
Are you familiar with Sherlock Holmes' brilliant deductive skills? Then we deduce that you'll ace this quiz on the TV show "Sherlock"!

When did the television show "Sherlock" premiere?

  • 2010
  • 2011
  • 2012

Which broadcasting company produces "Sherlock"?

  • CBS
  • Netflix
  • BBC

True or false: "Sherlock" premiered in the U.S. the same day it did in the U.K.

  • true
  • false

Which "Sherlock" character says, "All lives end; all hearts are broken. Caring is not an advantage."?

  • Mycroft Holmes
  • Dr. John Watson
  • Sherlock Holmes

Which actor plays the title character in the television series "Sherlock"?

  • Jonny Lee Miller
  • Jude Law
  • Benedict Cumberbatch

Which author wrote the original Sherlock Holmes book series?

  • Agatha Christie
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Thomas Hardy

Which actor plays the role of Dr. John Watson in the television series "Sherlock"?

  • Martin Freeman
  • Colin Firth
  • Joseph Fiennes

What is the name of Sherlock's landlady?

  • Mrs. Stubbs
  • Mrs. Hudson
  • Mrs. Hooper

Which actress plays the role of Mrs. Hudson in the series "Sherlock"?

  • Julie Christie
  • Kristin Scott Thomas
  • Una Stubbs

What is the address of the London flat where Holmes and Watson live in the series "Sherlock"?

  • 331B Baker St.
  • 221B Baker St.
  • 321B Baker St.

In the series "Sherlock," Dr. John Watson is a veteran of which war?

  • Afghanistan War
  • Iraq War
  • Falkland Islands War

Who is NOT one of the creators of the television series "Sherlock"?

  • Steven Moffat
  • Mark Gatiss
  • Robert Doherty

In the series "Sherlock," what is the first name of Holmes' brother?

  • Mycroft
  • Nigel
  • William

Which actor plays Mycroft Holmes?

  • Andrew Scott
  • Rupert Graves
  • Mark Gatiss

Which "Sherlock" character is the primary antagonist in the series?

  • Lestrade
  • Moriarty
  • Anderson

True or false: In the series "Sherlock," Holmes' parents are played by the real-life parents of the actor Benedict Cumberbatch.

  • true
  • false

Which actor plays the character Jim Moriarty in the series "Sherlock"?

  • Danny Webb
  • Jonathan Aris
  • Andrew Scott

In the series "Sherlock," who often says "the game is on"?

  • Jim Moriarty
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • Dr. John Watson

Which network airs the television series "Sherlock" in the U.S.?

  • Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
  • Amazon
  • ABC

Who is the detective that Holmes and Watson often work with in the series "Sherlock"?

  • Les Gregson
  • Garrison Lestrade
  • Greg Lestrade

Which agency does Lestrade work for in the series "Sherlock"?

  • MI5
  • New Scotland Yard
  • MI6

Which actor plays Detective Greg Lestrade in the series?

  • Rupert Grint
  • Rupert Everett
  • Rupert Graves

Which "Sherlock" character works in the morgue at St. Bartholomew's Hospital?

  • Molly Hooper
  • Irene Adler
  • Mary Morstan

Which actress plays the character Molly Hooper?

  • Lara Pulver
  • Louise Brealey
  • Lisa McAllister

Which character does Dr. John Watson marry?

  • Molly Hooper
  • Irene Adler
  • Mary Morstan

What instrument does Sherlock Holmes play?

  • violin
  • cello
  • harp

In which episode does Holmes jump off a building to his death?

  • "The Hounds of Baskerville"
  • "The Reichenbach Fall"
  • "A Scandal in Belgravia"

Which "Sherlock" character says, "We solve crimes. I blog about it, and he forgets his pants, so I wouldn't hold on to too much hope"?

  • Mycroft Holmes
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • Dr. John Watson

True or false: Harry Watson is Dr. John Watson's brother.

  • true
  • false

What is the name of the fictional gentlemen's club featured in the series?

  • The Commonwealth Club
  • The Diogenes Club
  • The Reform Club