Sherlock«S Martin Freeman showed" difficult "part of the game John Watson.
In an interview with & # 39; w The Guardianthen Avengers actor spoke of his "pretty rare" chemistry with Benedict Cumberbatch, and how this has led to a popular fan theory that Sherlock and Watson gay.
However, he added that the intensity of the reaction from some fans can be "complex".
"Probably nothing I did … nya resonates with some of the world population in the same way Sherlock," he said. "He just hit a lot of buttons for people.
"By that time, when we were shooting the last of them were some fans who were so adamant that John and Sherlock were gay, they knew it.
"And they knew that Steven (Moffat) and Mark (Gatiss) going to write an episode where we held hands in the sunset together. So, if it did not, there was a piece of people are going, "This is a betrayal ''.
In February, Amanda Abbington, who played Mary Watson in the third and fourth series, said she thought the last season of BBC «start indulging supporter."
Speaking of fans, who criticize the season 4, she said: ". I do not think that they were very satisfied with the last series I think he was very difficult.
"I love [co-creator] Moffat, but I think they began to indulge fans, including many fandom things. I thought, "You just have to follow the history, because they are much more interesting."
However Abbington later clarified his comments on Twitter, claiming that she thought that the series 4 was "spot on".
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