‘Sherlock’ first look: Series 3 villain casting revealed

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Sherlock exec Sue Vertue has announced the casting of Series 3’s new adversary for Sherlock Holmes.

Vertue tweeted today: “Sherlock‘s new nemesis – introducing Lars Mikkelsen as Charles Augustus Magnussen.”

The Danish actor – the brother of Hannibal and Casino Royale actor Mads Mikkelsen – has previously appeared in The Killing and Borgen.

Series 3’s finale, ‘His Last Vow’, began filming today.

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