An adorable treat for Sherlock fans, showrunners Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat screened a short video at San Diego Comic Con to explain their thought process behind which actors they brought along to the mega-event. The result gives us a rare glimpse into the fraught decision-making processes that television producers go through every–
–who am I kidding? It was just an excuse to put Rupert Graves in a pretty apron.
Watch Moffat and Gatiss debate how they’re going to let the actors battle it out for a seat at the Comic Con table, and the resulting fallout:
I’m also a fan of their spin-off ideas board, which contains gems like “Mrs Hudson–The Wilderness Years,” “Super Hooper,” and “Doctor Who Meets Sherlock” with the note Over My Dead Body beside it.