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'Sherlock Holmes 3' moved back one year

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The Jakarta Post

Jakarta  /  Tue, March 5, 2019  /  08:33 pm
'Sherlock Holmes 3' moved back one year

Jude Law (left) and Robert Downey Jr. at the 'Sherlock Holmes' premiere at Alice Tully Hall at the Lincoln Center in New York, United States, on Dec. 17, 2009. (Shutterstock/Everett Collection)

Warner Bros. has announced that the release of Sherlock Holmes 3 has been postponed. Instead of premiering on Dec. 25, 2020, the movie’s release date has now been set for Dec. 22, 2021, The Hollywood Reporter has reported.

The Sherlock Holmes threequel will once again star Robert Downey Jr. as the iconic British detective and Jude Law as his famous sidekick, Dr. Watson, with a script by Chris Brancato.

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The new release date will mark 10 years since the first sequel, Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, was released. The 2011 film earned more than $545.4 million at the worldwide box office. The first film of the series, Sherlock Holmes, was released on Dec. 25, 2009 and made $524 million globally.

Partnering with Village Roadshow Pictures, Warner Bros has not yet named the director of Sherlock Holmes 3. The two previous Sherlock Holmes movies were directed by Guy Ritchie. (sop/mut)

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