Sherlock Season 5 has yet to receive an official renewal update from BBC One. The previous season dropped its finale on January 15, 2017. As of January 2017, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle readers and viewers of the series have been wondering if they would ever get a season 5.
The Digital Weekly announced earlier that Season 5 of Sherlock will be released in 2022 after completing all of the major projects. Now fans of the series have started to doubt the possibility of a fifth season in 2022 as there is no update on its progress so far.
Despite several rumors surrounding the series’ cancellation, many fans still believe that their favorite Sherlock will return with season 5 with their adorable cast, mainly Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman. They look forward to seeing Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson in their respective characters.
Earlier, Devdiscourse reported that The Walking Dead actress Eleanor Matsuura is passionate about returning in Season 5 of Sherlock. She was first introduced to the public as Stella Hopkins in the first episode titled “The Six Thatchers” of the previous season. Viewers also saw her having a video call with Sherlock which she assured to help. She was seen touring the Baker Street apartment. She was later not seen on the series. As the story is incomplete, avid Sherlock viewers believe Eleanor Matsuura will be seen in Season 5.
Many fans may not be aware that like Eleanor Matsuura, Sian Brooke and Louise Brealey are also interested in reprise their roles as Eurus Holmes and Molly Hooper respectively in Sherlock Season 5. Eurus Holmes is Sherlock’s lost or secret sister. and the fifth season can show its bad side. However, those are not the claims, as BBC One has yet to renew the show for another season.
On the flip side, Season 5 of Sherlock will likely feature the changed lives of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson. Series creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss have already teased it. Even earlier reports claimed the two would be seen solving cases and fighting criminals again in the coming season.
The plot of Sherlock Season 5 is still under wraps and BBC One has yet to announce its renewal. Stay with Devdiscourse to get the latest updates on TV series.
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