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Masterpiece Episode: "Sherlock: The Reichenbach Fall"

Season 42, Episode 15
Episode Synopsis: Season 2 of "Sherlock" concludes with "The Reichenbach Fall," which finds the sleuth's reputation in tatters after Moriarty pulls off three ingenious capers in a day. He then plants seeds of doubt in the press about Sherlock's deductive abilities by making it appear as if his past successes were staged. Loosely based on Arthur Conan Doyle's "The Final Problem" short story.
Original Air Date: May 20, 2012
Guest Cast Jonathan Aris: Anderson Christopher Hunter: Prison Governor Andrew Scott: Jim Moriarty Tanya Moodie: Ella Mark Gatiss: Mycroft Holmes Michael Muller: Father Ifan Huw Dafydd: Court Clerk Ian Hallard: Defense Barrister Douglas Wilmer: Diogenes Gent Tony Way: Prison Officer Martin Freeman: Dr. John Watson Una Stubbs: Mrs. Hudson Peter Basham: Reporter No. 2 Katherine Parkinson: Kitty Riley Benedict Cumberbatch: Sherlock Holmes Malcolm Rennie: Judge Rupert Graves: DI Lestrade Jaye Griffiths: Prosecuting Barrister Vinette Robinson: Sgt. Sally Donovan Tony Pitts: Chief Superintendant Robert Benfield: Gallery Director

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Premiered: January 10, 1971, on PBS
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: PBS's longest running (and most honored) dramatic series is an Anglophile's delight, featuring British adaptations of literary classics and original works. The first `Masterpiece' was `The First Churchills,' and since then it has won nine Peabodys and 29 Emmys (beginning with Susan Hampshire's Best Actress award for `Churchills'). Its many memorable productions include `Upstairs, Downstairs,' `I, Claudius,' 'The Jewel in the Crown,' `House of Cards,' `Poldark' and `Prime Suspect.'

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