A Study in Pink (Pilot)

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A Study in Pink (Pilot)

This version of A Study in Pink was the pilot of the Sherlock TV series, produced in may 2010 but never aired as is (55 min.). A Study in Pink was redone, extended to 87 min. and aired as the official first episode of the series in july 2010.

Invalided home from the war in Afghanistan, Dr. John Watson becomes roommates with the world's only "consulting detective," Sherlock Holmes. Within a day their friendship is forged and several murders are solved.




  • Director : Coky Giedroyc
  • Screenplay : Mark Gatiss, Steven Moffat
  • Producer : Sue Vertue
  • Executive producer : Mark Gatiss, Steven Moffat, Beryl Vertue
  • Line Producer : Kathy Nettleship
  • Cinematography : Matt Gray
  • Film Editor : Nick Arthurs
  • Casting : Kate Rhodes James
  • Production Design : Arwel Jones, Edward Thomas
  • Set Decoration : Joelle Rumbelow
  • Costume Design : Ray Holman
  • Makeup Artist : Sarah Astley
  • Makeup Designer : Claire Pritchard
  • First Assistant Director : Paul Judges
  • Second Assistant Director : Lisa Marsh
  • Third Assistant Director : David Chalstrey
  • Music : David Arnold, Michael Price