Sherlock Season 4 starts filming

Deadline reports that Filming has begun in the UK on the much anticipated Season 4 of the BBC One/Masterpiece drama Sherlock. Three new episodes are afoot promising “laughter, tears, shocks, surprises and extraordinary cases,” the networks said today. Benedict Cumberbatch returns as the high-functioning sociopath alongside Martin Freeman as Dr. John Watson and Amanda Abbington as his wife Mary. The latter two will be preparing for the arrival of their first child.

Cumberbatch said he’s “genuinely thrilled to be back filming Sherlock with all the cast and crew. I can’t wait for everyone to see season four.

Watch the Sherlock panel at Comic Con 2015

Watch the Sherlock panel at Comic Con 2015

Some of the writers and show runners from the hit BBC show Sherlock had a panel at San Diego Comic Con. They talk about the Sherlock special that puts our favorite detective in the Victorian age. Additionally the special will be shown in a limited number of movie theaters.  Watch the panel below.