And if Sherlock Holmes would arrive soon in the Marvel Cinematic Universe ? This is not an idea ” if ” crazy than that.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe is a concept that extends in directions that are sometimes strange. It was learned recently with the announcement surprising that the film, However, Sony would be eventually in the MCU. But, Marvel knows how to go beyond super-heroes and super-villains, as this historical anecdote highlighted by the site Screenrant, allows to highlight it.
Sherlock Holmes has deep ties with Marvel
What link have the character imagined by Arthur Conan Doyle in 1887, and the cinematographic saga dominating the movie theaters for the past 10 years? And of course the famous English detective had the right to its adaptation on the side of the comics. Publishers DC Comics and Marvel both have published books related to Sherlock Holmes. But, Marvel went a little further.
In fact, many super-heroes have directly admitted the existence of Sherlock Holmes during their adventures. Spider-Man, has even been caught trying to take back the famous maxim of Sherlock Holmes.
When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, though improbable, is necessarily the truth.
In 2007, Marvel has even acknowledged that Sherlock Holmes was known in his universe. It would even make part of the family of Clive Reston, an agent of MI-6, near more super-hero (with Shang-Chi). Wink of fate, the character of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was played by Robert Downey Jr. and Benedict Cumberbatch, two of the stars of the saga.
Then can you dream of to see Sherlock Holmes on the screen ? The issue of copyright, particularly difficult for this character could complicate things. But, nothing is absolutely impossible…
At least, if Sherlock Holmes arrives on the side of a crossover, either a series or a movie, you will not be so surprised that it. Less in any case than those who have discovered that Lucifer was related to DC Comics on the occasion of the last crossover of the Arrowvese…