Press Release

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.

SHERLOCKED: The Official Sherlock Convention, have announced Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch as one of the first guests at the inaugural event taking place from 24th-26th April 2015 at London’s ExCeL Exhibition Centre.

Massive Events Ltd, in association with Hartswood Films and Showmasters Ltd, are organising a weekend of celebration for Sherlock fans, providing ample opportunity to immerse themselves first-hand in the award-winning television programme.

Joining Benedict on the guest list is series co-creator, writer and actor Mark Gatiss, series co-creator and writer Steven Moffat, and series producer Sue Vertue. From behind the scenes, award-winning Production Designer Arwel Wyn Jones will also be on hand, with more special guests to be announced shortly.

The three-day event will feature a packed programme of activities including set displays, genuine props and costumes, plus an exclusive museum detailing John Watson’s army past. Two talk stages will host Q&As with the guests, behind the scenes presentations, fan panels, episode screenings with special introductions and the ‘Sherlock Observation Quiz’ which promises to test fans’ knowledge. SFX and make-up demonstrations will also be available, as well as stunt demonstrations to show how some of the most memorable scenes of the programme were created.

Click here to visit the official SHERLOCKED website where tickets are on sale now.

For press enquiries, please contact:
Jill Ubdegrove
Massive Events Ltd & Showmasters Ltd
Press@Sherlocked.com