Episode 68: Unaired Sherlock Pilot Reaction

——————————————————— [DOWNLOAD] | [LISTEN] | [iTUNES] By popular request we are doing reaction episodes for the first series of BBC’s Sherlock! But we couldn’t just jump in with “A Study In Pink.” Oh no. We have to take a step back and look at the un-aired pilot. From skin tight jeans to leather jackets, Batman,… Read More »

BSB Live & Local 3: Bonnie MacBird and Art in the Blood

——————————————————— [DOWNLOAD] | [LISTEN] | [iTUNES] Our third Live & Local comes to you from Baker Street! Babe Ardy chats to Bonnie MacBird, author of pastiche Art in the Blood, about Holmes, art, and writing pastiche. Bonnie also talks about “coming out” as a Sherlockian, cool things she found out while researching the Victorian period, and,… Read More »

Episode 67: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Anna Waterhouse

——————————————————— [DOWNLOAD] | [LISTEN] | [iTUNES] What happens when a 7’2″ NBA All-Star with a passion for history and his professional screenwriter partner-in-crime team up to write an early biography of Sherlock’s eccentric and beloved elder brother? The result is Mycroft Holmes by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Anna Waterhouse, an authorial dynamic duo who looked at… Read More »

Episode 66: Mr. Holmes Reaction Episode

——————————————————— [DOWNLOAD] | [LISTEN] | [iTUNES] Mr. Holmes, starring Sir Ian McKellen and based on the book A Slight Trick of the Mind by Mitch Cullen, has been a subject of tremendous excitement in the Sherlockian world ever since the news of its early planning!  In Episode 66, join Babes Sarah, Amy, Melinda, Taylor, and Lyndsay… Read More »

Episode 65: Sherlock Prom

——————————————————— [DOWNLOAD] | [LISTEN] | [iTUNES] In our 65th episode Amy, Ashley and Maria are joined by the initiator and director of the Sherlock Prom, Matthew Sweet. The currently sold out Sherlock Prom will be held on August 16 in London’s Royal Albert Hall – but fear not, 1000 standing tickets will be available on… Read More »

Episode 64: The Lost William Gillette Film

——————————————————— [DOWNLOAD] | [LISTEN] | [iTUNES] The lost William Gillette film: the stuff of legend for over a hundred years, it was found at the bottom of a box labeled “Sherlock Holmes” by an archivist at Cinematheque Francaise, “one of the holy grails of lost films” preserved in a nitrate duplicate negative.  The Sherlockian world exploded with… Read More »

Episode 63: Robert Doherty

——————————————————— [DOWNLOAD] | [LISTEN] | [iTUNES] Elementary creator, executive producer, and writer Robert Doherty joins BSBs Liz and Amy to discuss the upcoming finale of the third season of the hit CBS show about Sherlock Holmes and Joan Watson in modern day New York City. Elementary stars Jonny Lee Miller as Holmes and Lucy Liu… Read More »

Special #14: 221B Con Live With Ben Syder

——————————————————— [DOWNLOAD] | [LISTEN] | [iTUNES] Asylum’s Sherlock Holmes is the best Sherlock Holmes adaptation of all time. I mean, what other Holmes film has him battling a mechanical dragon while in a dirigible/hot air balloon with a gatling gun?! NONE! We lucky ladies got to sit down and chat with Ben Syder, who played… Read More »

BSB Live & Local 2: Jeremy Strong

——————————————————— [DOWNLOAD] | [LISTEN] | [iTUNES] Welcome to Baker Street Babes Live and Local, coming to you from the University of West London! Most Sherlockians have picked up a pastiche or read some fanfic, but the long shadow of Sherlock Holmes reaches so much further than stories that feature him. The relationship of Holmes and… Read More »

Episode 62: Parodying Sherlock with Vidar Magnussen

[LISTEN] | [DOWNLOAD] (Save Link As) | [iTUNES] | —————————————— What is the essence of a unibrow? How do you make a comedic hit? You get a director who doesn’t understand English, a comedian who looks like Martin Freeman, and Vidar Magnussen who writes three minutes of utter nonsense. That’s BBBC’s Sherlock by NRK, and… Read More »