Robert Downey Jr. as Sherlock Holmes
Guy Ritchie calls it quits and also tells that he will not be the director of the next Sherlock Holmes. Well, people should not get upset as there is a visionary director who is going to step up and helm the role of director of the next Sherlock Holmes movie. Fans might be thinking; they should bring Moriarty back from the dead.
It has been a very long time that Sherlock Holmes film franchise came out with a new sequel. Moreover, Sherlock Holmes: The Game of Shadows hit the theaters back in the year 2011. And yes, it is a long since the fans of Sherlock Holmes saw Robert Downey Jr. as the detective with a funny hat.
Robert Downey Jr will always be the Iron-Man
For more than ten years, Robert Downey Jr, the Godfather of all superheroes didn’t get much time to work on any other projects other than as Iron-Man. Moreover, this is the reason as to why Warner Bros took a lot of time for getting hands-on Downey. On the other hand, even John Watson, aka Jude Law, was also busy with Marvel.
It seems Robert Downey Jr. is finally free, and he would also like to move from the image of Iron-Man.
Now enters Dexter Fletcher
The next-gen Sherlock Holmes movie, which would hit the theaters after a couple of years will have a different director altogether. Recently, Fletcher had to direct another big-shot film, Rocketman which a musical biopic about Elton John.
Fletcher also bags a long list of incredible movies such as Scottish musical Sunshine On Leith and Wild Bill. On the other hand, Fletcher is also famous for his film like sex-drug-rock-and-roll, such as Eagle. Moreover, Chris Brancato is going to helm the role of the scriptwriter for the next Sherlock Holmes movie. Sources are suggesting that the release date of the film is on 2021 December.