"Sherlock" Has Been Filming On The Streets Of London Today

Benedict Cumberbatch used the attention to send a message to the UK government over David Miranda.

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Fans used the hashtag #setlock to assemble and try and get a piece of the action.

Daf Shurmer

@dafshurmer

A bit squashed

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North Gower Street was transformed to resemble a different London address.

They're taking the signs down to turn it into Baker St. What I wouldn't give to live there! #setlock

TroubleWithTribbles

@LizzieHolmesx

They're taking the signs down to turn it into Baker St. What I wouldn't give to live there! #setlock

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North Gower Street is now Baker Street. Get over it peeps! #setlock #hellyes

Believe In Sherlock

@believeinsh2012

North Gower Street is now Baker Street. Get over it peeps! #setlock #hellyes

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Benedict Cumberbatch has been continuing his new hobby of holding out signs.

Benedict's churning out more messages. To fans this time.. RT @Cumberbatch_DE He is getting political now... #setlock

Cumberbuddy

@Cumberbuddy

Benedict's churning out more messages. To fans this time.. RT @Cumberbatch_DE He is getting political now... #setlock

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This time he referenced the recent scandals in the U.K. following the detention of David Miranda at Heathrow Airport. Last week he had a provocative message for paparazzi in Cardiff.

Some fans got the shot they were waiting for though.

Setlock friendly security let Sherlock fans pose in front of 221B door for quick photos #setlock

Simon Lamrock

@SimonLamrock

Setlock friendly security let Sherlock fans pose in front of 221B door for quick photos #setlock

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