Why is Sherlock suddenly sexy?
“Sherlock Holmes” and “smoldering hot piece of man flesh” are not concepts that easily go together—at least not until recently. Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock), Jonny Lee Miller (Elementary on CBS) and Robert Downey Jr. (The Sherlock Holmes movies) are certainly more appealing than the classic renditions of the great detective. The question is—why this sudden urge to turn Sherlock from a literary icon into a matinee idol? Read more