If Sherlock did Hamlet instead of Benedict Cumerbatch

As Cumberbatch's run as Hamlet begins, here's how Sherlock might approach the role - with a little help from Jim Moriarty...

Benedict Cumberbatch begins his run as Hamlet at London’s Barbican theatre this week – and no doubt he’ll be fantastic in what is arguably Shakespeare’s greatest role. But what would Cumberbatch’s own famous creation, Sherlock – and his old adversary Jim Moriarty – make of Hamlet’s famous soliloquy pondering life and death…?


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