The following is a list of actors who have played Mycroft Holmes in various media.

Radio and audio dramas

Name Title Date Type
Rex Evans The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes – "The Great Gandolfo", "The Tell-Tale Pigeon Feathers"[1] 1945, 1946 Radio (Mutual)
Val Gielgud The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes – "The Bruce-Partington Plans"[2] 1954 BBC Light Programme
Malcolm Graeme Sherlock Holmes – "The Bruce-Partington Plans", "The Final Problem"[3] 1954, 1955 BBC Home Service
Keith Williams Sherlock Holmes – "The Greek Interpreter"[4] 1960 BBC Light Programme
Felix Felton Sherlock Holmes – "The Bruce-Partington Plans"[5] 1964 BBC Light Programme
John Hartley BBC Radio Sherlock Holmes (3 stories)[6] 1992–1995 BBC Radio 4
Philip Voss The Seven-Per-Cent Solution 1993 BBC radio dramatisation of the novel
Frank Buxton The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (American series) – "The Secret of the Fives"[7] 1998 Radio (Imagination Theatre)
Ted D'Arms The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (American series) 2000–2006
Raffles, the Gentleman Thief – "An Affair of State"[8] 2007
David Warner "The Adventure of the Diogenes Damsel",[9] "The Adventure of the Bloomsbury Bomber"[10] 2008, 2015 Audio dramas (Big Finish)
Terry Edward Moore The Classic Adventures of Sherlock Holmes – "The Greek Interpreter", "The Bruce-Partington Plans"[11] 2010 Radio (Imagination Theatre)
The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (American series) 2011–present
James Laurenson The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (British series) – "The Marlbourne Point Mystery" Parts 1–2 2010 BBC Radio 4
Timothy Bentinck Sherlock Holmes[12][13] 2014, 2018 Audio dramas (Big Finish)
Greg Page Sherlock Holmes: The Voice of Treason[14] 2020 Audio drama (Audible Original)

Television and DTV films

Name Title Date Type
Boris Klyuyev The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson 1980 Television films (USSR)
The Twentieth Century Approaches 1986
Peter Jeffrey Hands of a Murderer 1990 Television film (British)
Jerome Willis Sherlock Holmes and the Leading Lady 1992 Television film
R. H. Thomson The Royal Scandal 2001 Television film (Canadian)
Richard E. Grant Sherlock: Case of Evil 2002 Television film (American)

Television series

Name Title Date Type
Derek Francis Sherlock Holmes – "The Bruce-Partington Plans" 1965 TV episode (British)
Hans Cossy Sherlock Holmes – "Die Bruce-Partington-Pläne" 1968 TV episode (German)
Ronald Adam Sherlock Holmes – "The Greek Interpreter" 1968 TV episode (British)
Charles Gray Sherlock Holmes 1985–1994 TV series (British)
Graeme Campbell Alfred Hitchcock Presents – "My Dear Watson" 1989 TV episode (American)
Mark Gatiss Sherlock 2010–2017 TV series (British)
Rhys Ifans Elementary 2013–2014 TV series (American)
Igor Petrenko Sherlock Holmes 2013 TV series (Russian)
Kōichi Yamadera Sherlock Holmes 2014–2015 TV series (Japanese)
Yukiyoshi Ozawa Miss Sherlock 2018 TV series (Japanese)
Katsunori Takahashi Sherlock: Untold Stories 2019 TV series (Japanese)
Hiroki Yasumoto Moriarty the Patriot 2020–2021 TV anime series (Japanese)

Theatrical films

Name Title Date Type
Lewis Gilbert The Bruce Partington Plans 1922 Stoll series silent film (British)
Robert Morley A Study in Terror 1965 British film
Christopher Lee The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes 1970 American film
Charles Gray The Seven-Per-Cent Solution 1976 American film
Stephen Fry Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows 2011 British–American film
John Sessions Mr. Holmes 2015 British–American film
Hugh Laurie Holmes & Watson 2018 American film
Sam Claflin Enola Holmes 2020 American-British film

Video games

Name Title Date Type
Roger L. Jackson The Lost Files of Sherlock Holmes: The Case of the Rose Tattoo[15] 1996 Voice role; digitized sprites based on a different actor
Jon Severity Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments[16] 2014 Sherlock Holmes series; voice role

See also

References

  1. ^ Dickerson, Ian (2019). Sherlock Holmes and His Adventures on American Radio. BearManor Media. pp. 181, 189. ISBN 978-1629335070.
  2. ^ Eyles, Alan (1986). Sherlock Holmes: A Centenary Celebration. Harper & Row. pp. 137. ISBN 0-06-015620-1.
  3. ^ De Waal, Ronald Burt (1974). The World Bibliography of Sherlock Holmes. Bramhall House. p. 385–386. ISBN 0-517-217597.
  4. ^ De Waal, Ronald Burt (1974). The World Bibliography of Sherlock Holmes. Bramhall House. p. 387. ISBN 0-517-217597.
  5. ^ De Waal, Ronald Burt (1974). The World Bibliography of Sherlock Holmes. Bramhall House. p. 390. ISBN 0-517-217597.
  6. ^ "The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes: The Greek Interpreter". BBC Genome: Radio Times. Retrieved 25 March 2020. See also "The Bruce-Partington Plans" (1994) and "The Retired Colourman" (1995).
  7. ^ "The Secret of the Fives". Imagination Theatre. 2020. Retrieved 29 March 2020. (End credits.)
  8. ^ "An Affair of State". Imagination Theatre. 2020. Retrieved 29 March 2020. (End credits.)
  9. ^ "9.3. Bernice Summerfield: The Adventure of the Diogenes Damsel". Big Finish. Retrieved 25 December 2020.
  10. ^ "The Worlds of Big Finish". Goodreads. Retrieved 25 December 2020.
  11. ^ According to the closing credits of "The Greek Interpreter" and "The Bruce-Partington Plans".
  12. ^ "4. Sherlock Holmes: The Judgement of Sherlock Holmes". Big Finish. 2020. Retrieved 25 March 2020.
  13. ^ "6. Sherlock Holmes: The Master of Blackstone Grange". Big Finish. 2020. Retrieved 16 June 2020.
  14. ^ "Sherlock Holmes: The Voice of Treason: An Audible Original Drama". Amazon. 2020. Retrieved 25 March 2020. (End credits.)
  15. ^ "The Lost Files of Sherlock Holmes: The Case of the Rose Tattoo". Behind The Voice Actors. Retrieved 22 October 2020.
  16. ^ "Jon Severity". Mandy. 2020. Retrieved 14 July 2020.