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Elementary Exclusive: Craig Bierko, Third Watch Alum Molly Price Pique Sherlock's Interest

And so begins the parade of familiar faces who will vex master mystery-cracker Sherlock Holmes on CBS’ new drama Elementary.

TVLine has learned exclusively that onetime Boston Legal lawyer Craig Bierko is set to guest-star in the freshman drama’s fourth episode as Fowkes, the imposing and fit COO of a top Wall Street financial firm who is involved in a murder investigation led by Sherlock.

Third Watch alumna Molly Price will appear in the same episode as Donna, Fowkes’ trusted executive secretary (or “SEK-reh-tree” as Holmes might pronounce it).

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Bierko has recently guested on Hot in ClevelandThe Mentalist and Necessary Roughness (as Dani’s ex-husband), while Price’s other TV credits include episodes of Blue Bloods, ShamelessPerson of Interest and Body of Proof.

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Elementary stars Jonny Lee Miller (Eli Stone) as Sherlock Holmes, who in this incarnation is a recovering addict and onetime Scotland Yard consultant now based out of New York City, where he lends the local bobbies a hand. Lucy Liu (Southland) plays his sober companion/investigative assistant Dr. Joan Watson, Aidan Quinn (Prime Suspect) is Holmes’ NYPD liaison and  Jon Michael Hill (Detroit 1-8-7) recurs as a police detective.

Elementary will air Thursdays at 10/9c, premiering Sept. 27.



Comments (4)

  • I love Molly , great actress.

    Comment by monica – August 13, 2012 02:37 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • I agree. Molly Price is an extraordinary actress. I think she’s amazing in every role I’ve seen in.

      Comment by antoinette peragine – October 15, 2012 04:08 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I wonder if they will use Irene Adler in the show and who they would cast. Lara Pulver was great in Sherlock.

    Comment by Ant – August 13, 2012 02:57 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • With a female Watson, do they even need Irene at this point? Seems redundant to me. Plus I hated Irene on Sherlock anyway. *prepares for rotten fruit*

      Comment by Michelle – August 14, 2012 07:53 AM PDT  Reply To This Post

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