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'Sherlock' Season 3 Delayed, 2014 Premiere Date Possible

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"Sherlock" might not return until 2014. | Hartswood Films/BBC for MASTERPIECE

Expecting the return of "Sherlock" next summer?

Try late 2013. Perhaps even 2014, depending where you live.

Start of production on the third cycle of the fan-adored detective drama has been moved from January to March. Sources say the shift was necessary to accommodate the busy schedules of the show’s breakout stars, Benedict Cumberbatch (who’s filming "Star Trek 2") and Martin Freeman (starring in "The Hobbit").

Read the whole story at EW

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