“Everyone’s really very up for it; it’s just so very difficult to schedule everyone,” he said. “It’s just so hard to get Benedict and Martin’s diaries to align. And there’s always the Fawlty Towers principle of just leaving it where it is.”
However, Gatiss says there is still hope that Sherlock could come back.
“I think in a few years time [if] we came back and said, ‘Shall we do another one?’ I think everyone would be very happy to,” he said.
“So never say never.”
Don’t worry Mark – we’re sure the fans never will.
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