If you somehow think that Benedict Cumberbatch only serves the world as Kahn and Martin Freeman's only role is as a hobbit, you would do well to remember they work splendidly together in a little BBC show called Sherlock
We can forgive your forgetfulness; it's been close to two years since we've heard anything from the detecting duo.
Nevertheless, we knew that they would return for a Christmas special later this year. And we also knew they would be going back in time for a special Edwardian/Victorian adventure.
And now, thanks to the BBC we have the first photo showing what they will look like in their 1800s duds.
According to the Evening Standard:
The 38-year-old actor's chocolate doppelganger was created to celebrate the launch of television channel Drama on the new on-demand service uktvplay.co.uk following a national poll which named the Oscar nominated star as Britain's best looking television drama actor.
Speaking to Telegraph, Martin Freeman said filming a special for Sherlock in 2015 looks pretty likely:
"If that's going to be a special - I'm speaking off-message here; if this was New Labour I'd get fired - I think that might be for next Christmas. A Christmas special. That's what I understand."
UPDATE: Steven Moffat has commented and said there will be "a special, plus a new series of three episodes — it's a record-breaking run! Of course, it's far too early to say what's coming, but we're reasonably confident that the very next thing to happen to Sherlock and John, is the very last thing you'd expect…"