Will not time travel. The series premiered on CBS on September 27, 2012. How is a network supposed to develop a pilot that needs to be continuously and extensively vetted by its legal department in order for it to make it to air? It is set and filmed primarily in New York City.

CBS has more reasons to cancel Elementary, than to renew it for season six. Elementary Cancelled after CBS Loses Lawsuit to BBC over the modern Sherlock Holmes brand It's not his fault that your favorite show is terrible. Superstore Star Confident Show Will Still Be Great Without America Ferrera, 'Sherlock' Producer Warns CBS: We Will Protect Our Series (Legally), COD: Black Ops Cold War's File Size Is Huge On PS5, Xbox Series X, KUWTK: Kim Kardashian Likes Kid Cudi's 'Vote For Biden If You A Real One' Tweet, Yakuza: Like a Dragon Review - Like No Other, PS5's Incredibly High Price In Brazil Gets Cut Just Ahead Of Launch, New Batwoman Costume Image Proves It Looks Great In Any Light, Star Wars: How The Empire Actually Broke Leia, Phasmophobia Will NOT Add a PvP Mode, Sticking To PvE Only, Why Phasmophobia Isn't Getting PvP Multiplayer, Sackboy Special Editions Come With Ghost Of Tsushima, Death Stranding Skins, All MCU Phase 4 Evidence For The Thunderbolts' Introduction, John Constantine & The Devil Make a Love Connection in DC Comics, The Queen's Gambit Cast Guide: Where You Recognize The Actors From, Shadowlands: What New Dungeons Are Coming to World of Warcraft, Yes Man: Is The Movie Based on a True Story? Knowledge that the end was coming may have allowed the Elementary team to bring the show to a natural and satisfying conclusion rather than ending on a cliffhanger never to be resolved due to a premature cancellation. Elementary will return in the spring of 2019 on CBS. Shedding some light on why CBS decided to move forward with their modern-day Sherlock Holmes pilot, as well reassuring fans that they'll make sure Sherlock is in no way negatively impacted by Elementary, Vertue lays out the uphill battle that CBS will have if they decide to take their modern telling of Sherlock Holmes to series.

By the best. While Vertue did confirm that CBS assured Sherlock producers at one time, things can change over time, especially as a project is developed further. It's not altogether shocking that Elementary has been cancelled, even if it did get the axe well before the next season even premiered. Sherlock and Joan's stories can be wrapped up rather than cut short, and that can only be a good thing. And therein lies the problem for CBS. But what exactly could Sherlock make a case about? Following the announcement of CBS's Elementary, Vertue took to Twitter to mock the network's decision (which has since been removed):  "Mmm interesting CBS, I'm surprised no one has thought of making a modern day version of Sherlock before, oh hang on, we have!". For some additional viewing options beyond rewatching Elementary, check out our midseason TV premiere schedule. e-mail: anthony@screenrant.com The unfortunate news is that Season 7 will be the series' shortest to date with a run of only 13 episodes. 'Sherlock' executive producer Sue Vertue is taking off the gloves on CBS's modern day Sherlock Holmes pilot 'Elementary', promising to protect the well-being of their series. Has opinions about crossovers, Star Wars, and superheroes.