The Empty Hearse

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
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The Empty Hearse

The Empty Hearse is the 1st episode in season 3 of the Sherlock TV series, aired on 1st january 2014 on BBC1. 85 min.

Two years after the devastating events of The Reichenbach Fall, Dr. John Watson has got on with his life. New horizons, romance and a comforting domestic future beckon. But with London under threat of a huge terrorist attack, Sherlock Holmes is about to rise from the grave with all the theatricality that comes so naturally to him. It's what his best friend wanted more than anything, but for John Watson it might well be a case of 'be careful what you wish for!' If Sherlock thinks everything will be just as he left it, though, he is in for a very big surprise...