From Creators of ‘Oklahomo’, Sherlock Parody to Return This Year

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Vidar Magnussen, one of the actors responsible for last year’s Sherlock parody, Oklahomo, posted a tweet today about a new Sherlock parody in the works.

For those who need a refresher, Magnussen is a Norwegian actor from the comedy television show Underholdningsavdelingen. He and fellow actor Bjarte Tjostheim played Sherlock Holmes and John Watson from the BBC series in the much talked and laughed about parody Oklahomo. The idea for the parody came about when Magnussen noted Tjostheim looked exactly like John Watson, according to an NKR.com article about the parody.

The response was overwhelming, and it even got the attention of one of Sherlock’s stars, Amanda Abbington (the actress behind Mary Morstan, John Watson’s wife). The pair released a sequel to the parody the same…

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