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"It's been a privilege and a thrill to put our new version of Doyle's blessed and wonderful creations onto the screen. We hope you enjoy. The game is on!"
―Mark Gatiss talking about himself and Steven Moffat[1]

Mark Gatiss is an English actor, screenwriter, and novelist. He is the co-creator of Sherlock with Steven Moffat and also portrayed Mycroft Holmes, Sherlock's elder brother.

He is perhaps best known as a member of the comedy team The League of Gentlemen, and has both written for and acted in the TV series Doctor Who - a series which Steven Moffat himself is a lead writer on.

He has so far written Series One's "The Great Game", Series Two's "The Hounds of Baskerville" and Series Three's "The Empty Hearse" and "The Sign of Three".





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  1. Gatiss, Mark (2010-07-23). "Sherlock: For Holmes and Watson, the game is afoot". British Broadcasting Coreporation.