Press Releases


Hartswood Films acquires rights to The Sudden Departure of the Frasers

26 Jul 2016

Hartswood Films have acquired the television rights to The Sudden Departure of the Frasers by Louise Candlish, published by Michael Joseph in 2015.

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Sherlock first look

Shooting for Sherlock series four wraps

6 Apr 2016

"We all have a past. Ghosts. They are the shadows that define our every sunny day..."

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Sherlock - Series 2

Andrew Scott announced for SHERLOCKED

20 Jan 2016

Andrew Scott is the latest guest to be announced for SHERLOCKED: The Official Sherlock Convention on 23-25 September 2016, at the ExCeL Exhibition Centre in London.

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Sherlock: The Abominable Bride comes to UK cinemas for a one-off event

11 Nov 2015

BBC Worldwide UK, in partnership with Hartswood Films, is delighted to confirm further details for the planned cinema screenings of the eagerly anticipated special of Sherlock entitled Sherlock: The Abominable Bride.

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Dates announced for Sherlock’s first ever official convention… with special guests!

10 Feb 2015

Benedict Cumberbatch is to appear at SHERLOCKED - the first ever official Sherlock convention - which takes place in London this April.

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Sherlock #221back 02.07.14

The nation’s favourite detective returns to BBC One

2 Jul 2014

Sherlock, the hit BBC One drama produced by Hartswood Films, will return to screens for a Special, followed by a series of three new episodes.

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Sherlock 2 Specials Shoot  30th July 2011

Sherlock: Sundays on PBS Remain TV’s Top Destination for Drama

26 Mar 2014

Sherlock co-producers PBS and WGBH have announced the final national ratings for Sherlock Series 3 on MASTERPIECE, with the average audience growing to 6.6 million viewers in the US in its new 10pm timeslot - up from 4.4million viewers for Series 2.

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11 Feb 2014

Welcome to the Edge of Heaven, Margate's finest - and indeed only - 80s themed Bed & Breakfast.

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The Guilty - Tamsin Greig as DCI Maggie Brand, Katherine Kelly as Claire Reid and Darren Boyd as Daniel Reid

ITV commission new drama ‘The Guilty’ from Hartswood Films

4 Apr 2013

Tamsin Greig, Katherine Kelly and Darren Boyd cast in new ITV drama, The Guilty, produced by Hartswood Films

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Sherlock and John

Hartswood Films leads the production pack with three Bafta Craft Awards

14 May 2012

HARTSWOOD FILMS led the way at last night’s British Academy Television Craft Awards with more wins than any other independent production company.

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