Sherlock Holmes: Screenwriter Hired for Third Film

by at . Comments

Guy Ritchie is still putting the finishing touches on Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows and news arises that Warner Bros. has hired a screenwriter for the third in the series.

Sherlock 2 Kaboom

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows' second trailer premiered last week and sent fans of the series into a fever pitch. Drew Pearce is the studio’s man to bring Sherlock Holmes into trilogy territory. Pearce is a scribe to be trusted it appears with franchises’ third chapter.

Another Robert Downey Jr. series, Iron Man, has Pearce writing Iron Man 3. Pearce is best known currently for his work on the U.K. satire of superheroes, No Heroics.

This is not an unusual piece of news for the Ritchie-helmed Sherlock series. Screenwriters were hired for the sequel three months before the first film arrived in theaters in 2009.

FREE Movie Newsletter

Tags: ,

Sherlock Holmes Quotes

Madame, I need you to remain calm and trust me, I'm a professional. Beneath this pillow lies the key to my release.

Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes: You've never complained about my methods before.
Dr. John Watson: I've never complained! When have I ever complained about you practicing the violin at three in the morning, or your mess? Your general lack of hygiene or the fact that you steal my clothes?

Sherlock Holmes Review

When one thinks of Guy Ritchie, several stylish embellishments come to mind, particularly Madonna, witty Londoner dialogue, frenetic...

Read Review Editor Rating
  • 4.0 / 5.0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
User Rating

Rating: 4.0 / 5.0 (13 Votes)