Netflix's 'Enola Holmes' confirmed for sequel

Netflix and Legendary Entertainment's Enola Holmes is getting a sequel, with original stars Millie Bobby Brown and Henry Cavill set to reprise their sibling roles as gifted teenage sleuth Enola and well-known detective Sherlock Holmes, respectively.

"The sequel is afoot," Brown wrote in an Instagram post on Friday, May 14, sharing a photo of her on set in costume.

Enola Holmes director Harry Bradbeer will return for the sequel, as well as original scriptwriter Jack Thorne. Legendary Entertainment’s Joshua Grode, Michael Dreyer, Bradbeer and Thorne will be the executive producers.

According to a Deadline report, the sequel will reportedly begin production late 2021. The film's plot, official cast, and release date have not been confirmed.

The Enola Holmes films are based on the young adult novel series The Enola Holmes Mysteries by Nancy Springer. Springer released six books from 2006 to 2010.

Enola Holmes centers around the smart and curious Enola Homes, a budding sleuth in her own right, who travels to London to find her missing mother (Helena Bonham Carter), all while outwitting her popular detective brothers Sherlock and Mycroft Holmes (Sam Claflin).

The film, which is set in the early 20th century, premiered on Netflix in September 2020. –