Thank you for joining us for this episode of Time to Read! We’re chatting about a few of the many screen adaptations of The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
In this episode we discuss
The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939) starring Basil Rathbone;
The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959) starring Peter Cushing;
The Hound of the Baskervilles (1988) starring Jeremy Brett;
The Hounds of the Baskerville episode of Sherlock (2012 – TV series) starring Benedict Cumberbatch (season 2, episode 2);
How Benedict Cumberbatch became a dragon named Smaug (through motion capture) for The Hobbit
How Benedict Cumberbatch can’t pronounce “penguin”.
Nerd words for word nerds
Thanks to @soraniknatu, @roadsideattractionaddict, and @dorbiana_lychyi for their contributions to our discussion! Thanks also to our lovely Facebook group and to everyone who took the time to share with us.
Next episode we’re talking about Little Women by Louisa May Alcott. We’re looking forward to hearing what you think.
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Time to Read is a production of the Winnipeg Public Library. Our panel today included Kirsten Wurmann, Trevor Lockhart, Dennis Penner, and Erica Ball.