Sherlock Holmes Cast List

Sherlock Holmes cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Sherlock Holmes main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Sherlock Holmes stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Sherlock Holmes focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Sherlock Holmes that are on here as well.

Items on this poll include Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from Sherlock Holmes?" or "Who starred on Sherlock Holmes?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

In most cases you can click on the names of these popular Sherlock Holmes actors and actresses to find out more information about them. If you're looking for a particular Sherlock Holmes actor or actress, then type their name into the "search" bar to find them directly.

  • Colin Jeavons
    House of Cards, Sherlock Holmes, Jane Eyre
    Colin Abel Jeavons (born 20 October 1929) is a retired English television actor. He was born in Newport, Monmouthshire, to parents from the Black Country, and the family moved to West Bromwich before ...more
  • David Burke
    Sherlock Holmes, The Guardians, The Nanny (UK)
    David Burke may refer to:
  • Douglas Wilmer
    Sherlock Holmes (1965)
    Douglas Wilmer (8 January 1920 – 31 March 2016) was an English actor, best known for playing Sherlock Holmes in the 1965 TV series Sherlock Holmes.
  • Edward Hardwicke
    Sherlock Holmes, Holocaust, Colditz
    Edward Cedric Hardwicke (7 August 1932 – 16 May 2011) was an English actor, who had a distinguished career on the stage, as well as being known for his portrayal of Dr. Watson in the Granada TV ...more
  • Howard Marion-Crawford
    Sherlock Holmes
    Howard Marion-Crawford (17 January 1914 – 24 November 1969), the grandson of writer F. Marion Crawford, was an English character actor, best known for his portrayal of Dr. Watson in the 1954 ...more
  • Jeremy Brett
    Sherlock Holmes, Affairs of the Heart, Armchair Theatre
    Peter Jeremy William Huggins (3 November 1933 – 12 September 1995), known professionally as Jeremy Brett, was an English actor. He played fictional detective Sherlock Holmes in four Granada TV series ...more