Lucy Liu to Play Watson in CBS’ Sherlock Holmes Drama Pilot

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Sherlock Holmes (Photo credit: givingnot@rocketmail.com)

Sherlock Holmes (Photo credit: givingnot@rocketmail.com)

CBS’ Sherlock Holmes pilot, Elementary, will indeed be a modern take on the famed story. For the first time, Holmes’ famed sidekick, Watson, will be played by a woman with Lucy Liu nabbing the part, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Described as a modern take on the cases of Sherlock Holmes, with the detective now living in New York City, Dexter killer Jonny Lee Miller has been tapped to star in the project. Liu’s casting continues the Charlie’s Angels co-star’s return to the small screen with the actress currently appearing on TNT’s Southland. “I’ve loved being on Southland because

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