It's safe to say that this is one of the most popular and talked-about shows of our time. The fans love it, the critics love it, and the ratings are off-the-charts. This is a modern-day take on the legendary detective and his trusty partner. Together, they solve cases and bring the vagabonds to justice. Watson has been through the Afghan war and has valuable insights for Sherlock. The man himself is a genius and can think many steps ahead. They share an apartment and deal with each other's vices and virtues while fighting the psychos and maniacs of modern-day London. If you like the original novels and love smart, witty, and fun TV series, make sure to check Sherlock out.