Actor Jeremy Brett – widely considered the most accurate Holmes in history – analyzes the great detective's feelings on Watson, women, and death.
It was a windy April morning when revolving doors spun me into the lobby of a large hotel in New York’s theater district, there to meet Jeremy Brett, a.k.a. Sherlock Holmes, for breakfast. Having seen him in the Holmes role in the highly acclaimed Mystery! series on public television, it was difficult to imagine the actor in everyday attire. I wondered if I would recognize him.