For quite some time, there has been a rumor making the rounds stating that the British heartthrob Tom Hiddleston is joining the cast of BBC’s superdetective series Sherlock Season 4 as Sherriford Holmes, Sherlock’s brother. Titillating the fans, BBC Store has put together an interesting video imagining exactly how Hiddleston would look like playing the third Holmes.

The clip showed Tom Hiddleston perfecting the character on screen through his matchless acting prowess. It is a great clip that proves Tom Hiddleston would be a popular addition to Sherlock Season 4.  Could he be emerging on the drama for real? The question is floating around the Internet and it’s playing mind games with fans.

Have a Look Here: Tom Hiddleston as Sherlock’s Third Brother

Taylor Swift’s new man is rumored to be joining the crime drama alongside Benedict Cumberbatch and Mark Gatiss.  Earlier, Sherlock series creator Mark Gatiss posted a photo on his Twitter page that made the speculations stronger. How? The snap featured the 49-year-old  and his co-star Amanda Abbington alongside Tom Hiddleston at San Diego Comic-Con, revealed Digital Spy.

We would like to remind our readers that Mark Gatiss also play Mycroft- the other brother of Sherlock. He dropped some hints about their other brother at the end of Sherlock Season 3.

His words were: “I’m not given to outbursts of brotherly compassion. You know what happened to the other one.”

Everything points out towards Sherriford Holmes most likely to be played by Hiddleston in Sherlock Season 4. Could Gatiss’s tweet and the picture that came along with it possibly provide significant proof to confirm the rumors?

Stories about Tom Hiddleston’s joining the cast started to spread like wildfire after Mark Gatiss expressed in an interview that he would love to have Hiddleston on board.

Well, if rumors turn into reality, then it might be a double treat for fans who have been waiting with bated breath for some solid news about Sherlock Season 4.

For updates about Sherlock Season 4, stay tuned.