May 8, 2018
‘Sherlock Holmes 3’ Set for Christmas 2020 Release; Here’s What We Know
The last time we saw Robert Downey Jr. as iconic detective Sherlock Holmes was in 2011. That year saw the release of the sequel Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, and soon after we were supposed to get a third installment. Whether it was a matter of development troubles or RDJ’s commitment to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Sherlock Holmes 3 didn’t happen right away.
Now, maybe coincidentally, Downey is making his exit from the MCU and his decade-plus role as Iron Man, and Sherlock Holmes 3 is back on track. The sequel will finally hit theaters on Christmas Day 2020. That pits the next installment against the first Avatar sequel, which is perfect since the original Sherlock Holmes opened opposite the…