New Sherlock series 3 images

Series-3The BBC today released a number of new images for Sherlock series 3. The images include new promotional shots depicting Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman as Sherlock Holmes and John Watson. Fan favourites Louise Brealey (Molly Hooper), Una Stubbs (Mrs Hudson) and Rupert Graves (Gregory Lestrade) also feature.

New images from the premiere episode of series 3 – The Empty Hearse (penned by Mark Gatiss) have also been released. The images were released via Shortlist, Buzzfeed and EW and we’ve added them all to our gallery.

Sherlock series 3 begins airing at 9:00 p.m. on New Year’s Day in the UK with The Empty Hearse. A minisode “Many Happy Returns” airs on the red button on Christmas Day.