“- I’m Sherlock Gnomes, sworn protector of garden gnomes!”
FIRST ANNIVERSARY! Sherlock and all the gnomes!
One year ago,
today (March 13), “Sherlock Gnomes” premiered in the USA and Canada, The 3D
computer-animated fantasy/romantic/mystery/comedy is in reality a sequel to “Gnomeo
& Juliet” from 2011. The movie started to be screened in selected theaters
one week earlier in Russia and had different release dates around the world
between April and July. In this movie, Johnny is Sherlock Gnomes, a renowned
“ornamental” detective, which is in charge to investigate the
mysterious disappearance of gnomes.
When Gnomeo and Juliet first arrive in London with their friends and family,
their biggest concern is getting a new garden ready for spring. When everyone
in the garden suddenly goes missing – there’s only one gnome to call –
Sherlock Gnomes. The famous detective and sworn protector of the city shows up
with his sidekick Watson to investigate the case. The mystery soon leads the
gnomes on a rollicking adventure as they meet all-new ornaments and explore an
undiscovered side of London.
was first asked by Elton John if he was interested in the role of Sherlock. He
revealed that Elton sent the script and that the laughed out loud while
* This is
Johnny’s third animated character in a movie, after “Corpse Bride” (2005) and “Rango”
(2011). But it’s his fifth animated character which he lent a voice, after Yogi
Victor in “King of the Hill” (2004), Victor Van Dort in “Corpse Bride” (2005)
and Jack Kahuna Laguna in “SpongeBob SquarePants” (2009) and Rango (2011)