Holmes and Watson, in a comic way with Will Farrell and Clayton Townsend!!
Mystery movies are always being the first choice of every filmmakers, because this is one of those genres, which has a unique impression on the minds of audience and thus keeping this thing in mind very famous characters of mystery movie Holmes and Watson are going to bang the big screen.
Holmes and Watson is an upcoming American action, comedy and mystery movie, which is going to be written and directed by Etan Cohen. This movie is going to be produced by Jimmy Miller, Adam McKay, Will Ferrell and Clayton Townsend. This movie was decided in July, 2008, but it hasn’t got the confirmation that time. After a long consideration and finalization of cast and crew this movie was announced on 17 August, 2016.
The production of Holmes and Watson will take place under the banner of Mosaic Media Group and Gary Sanchez Productions.
We have already watched movies of Sherlock Holmes starrer by Robert Downey Jr., which has entertained us pretty well but this movie is slight different from that movie because it has touch of comedy.
Holmes and Watson Revealed Star Cast
In December, 2016, complete starcast of this movie has been revealed. The casting of this movie was started in November, 2016. Lead stars for the roles of Sherlock Holmes and John Watson was announced in 2008. Here we have the names of all main appearing stars with their characters: –
- Will Ferrell – Sherlock Holmes
- John C. Reilly – John Watson
- Rebecca Hall – Dr. Grace Hart
- Kelly Macdonald – Mrs. Hudson
- Lauren Lapkus – Millie
- Rob Brydon – Inspector Lestrade
- Kieran O’Brien – PC Smalls
- Noah Jupe – Doxy
- Gerard Monaco – Police Officer
- Jason Thorpe – Butler and many more.
Holmes and Watson Possible Storyline
As we have seen the movies and TV shows on these two characters, which was very much loved by audience. We all have a different image of Sherlock Holmes in our minds that the way of investigating and enquiry is too intense.
But this time Holmes and Watson will present them with lots of humour along with their key investigation. Till now the storyline is not revealed but this is confirmed that the plot of this movie has been pithed on the basis of the stories of Arthur Conan Doyle.
Now the anticipation for this movie has been increased, because fans of Sherlock Holmes and John Watson are eagerly waiting to see them in a comic way.
Current Updates of Holmes and Watson
The shooting of this movie has been started in February, 2017. It shooting is taking place in Hampton Court Place.
With the completion of this movie, the female lead of this movie Rebecca Hall is busy in completing the schedules of her upcoming two movies. Her movies are named as Permission and Professor Marston & the Wonder Woman. Permission is an upcoming comedy, drama and romance movie, which is going to be directed and written by Brian Crano. In this movie, her character is named as Anna, her co-star iis Dan Stevens and Jason Sudeikis. This movie is set to be released on 22 April, 2017.
Another movie Rebecca is Professor Marston & the Wonder Women, which is the biography of Dr. William Marston. In this movie, her character is named as Elizabeth Marston, in it she is sharing screen with Luke Evans.
The release date of this movie has not been decided yet, but we can expect this movie to be released till the end of this year.
Holmes and Watson Release Date
Official distributor of this movie Columbia Pictures have announced the release date of this movie. This movie is set to be released on 3 August, 2018.
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