Who does Guinness list as “the most portrayed literary human character in film & TV”?
Sherlock Holmes is a fictional private detective created by British author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Known as a “consulting detective” in the stories, Holmes is known for his proficiency with observation, … Wikipedia
Creator: Arthur Conan Doyle
First appearance: A Study in Scarlet
Family: Mycroft Holmes (brother)
Movies and TV shows: Sherlock, Sherlock Holmes, Elementary, MORE
Play: Sherlock Holmes
Having been depicted on screen 254 times, GWR today announces that Sherlock Holmes, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s fictional detective, has been awarded a world record for the most portrayed literary human character in film & TV.