A new spin is put on Arthur Conan Doyle's canny detective in this offbeat mystery series set in modern-day New York City. As former Scotland Yard consultant and recovering drug addict Sherlock Holmes (Jonny Lee Miller) helps the NYPD with some of their toughest cases, he's assisted by Dr. Joan Watson (Lucy Liu), an ex-surgeon hired to make sure Holmes stays clean.
Criminal investigation -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction.
Holmes, Sherlock -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction.
Private investigators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction.
Watson, Joan (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Television crime shows.
CBS Television Network, broadcaster, production company.
Hill, Jon Michael, actor.
Liu, Lucy, 1968- actor.
Miller, Jonny Lee, actor.
Paramount Pictures Corporation, distributor.
Quinn, Aidan, actor.
television adaptation of (work): Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930. Novels. Selections.