S04E21-Gerald Talt Holmes

"Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing"
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Season: Four — Episode: 21
Director: Jeremy Webb — Writer: Nick Thiel & Jeffrey Paul King — Aired: April 17, 2016 — Viewers (millions): 5.51
Summary: When Holmes and Watson are pulled into a double-homicide investigation, they discover the victims were staging a fake murder right at the moment they were killed. Also, Watson's inside man at Morland's office encounters a problem that threatens to expose her spying to Holmes and his father.


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A lot of these stand-ups at these open mics talk about bombing, but, hey, I've lived through a real bombing.
— Dr. Eugene Hawes


  • Zoe Keating - Exurgency plays as Sherlock finds Butch Callahan's camera in a dumpster.
  • Claudine - Ofai Tere plays as Sherlock views the wall of evidence of Gerald Talt.


  • At Potter and Talt's property, after Watson traipses to the edge and back, she jokingly reports to Holmes that she found nothing, not even a smoke monster, referencing the TV show Lost.


Elementary Season Four Episodes
The Past Is ParentEvidence of Things Not SeenTag, You're MeAll My Exes Live in EssexThe Games UnderfootThe Cost of Doing BusinessMiss TakenA Burden of BloodMurder Ex MachinaAlma MattersDown Where the Dead DelightA View with a RoomA Study in CharlotteWho Is That Masked Man?Up to Heaven and Down to HellHoundedYou've Got Me, Who's Got You?Ready or NotAll InArt Imitates ArtAin't Nothing Like the Real ThingTurn It Upside DownThe Invisible HandA Difference in Kind


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