Sherlock Jr. (Philippine TV series)

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Sherlock Jr.
Sherlock Jr. title card.jpg
Title card
Created by Aloy Adlawan
Written by
  • RJ Nuevas
  • Des Garbes-Severino
  • Jmee Katanyag
  • Jason John Lim
Directed by Rechie del Carmen
Creative director(s) Roy Iglesias
Starring Ruru Madrid
Ending theme "Sa Yakap Mo" by Ruru Madrid and Gabbi Garcia
Composer(s) Vehnee Saturno
Country of origin Philippines
Original language(s) Tagalog
No. of episodes 63 (list of episodes)
Executive producer(s) Darling Pulido-Torres
Production location(s) Philippines
Camera setup Multiple-camera setup
Running time 20-35 minutes
Production company(s) GMA Entertainment Content Group
Original network GMA Network
Picture format 1080i (HDTV)
Original release January 29 (2018-01-29) – April 27, 2018 (2018-04-27)
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Sherlock Jr. is a 2018 Philippine television drama crime series broadcast by GMA Network. Directed by Rechie del Carmen, it stars Ruru Madrid in the title role. It premiered on January 29, 2018 on the network's Telebabad line up replacing Super Ma'am and worldwide on GMA Pinoy TV.[1][2] The series concluded on April 27, 2018, with a total of 63 episodes. It was replaced by The Cure in its timeslot.


Jack and Irene are happily in love with each other. When Irene's motivation to expose the truth, she finds herself in trouble along with her friend, Lily. Jack and Irene's dog, Serena investigate to find the truth about what happened to Irene and Lily.[3]

Cast and characters[edit]

Ruru Madrid portrays Sherlock Jackson, Jr.
Ai-Ai de las Alas portrays Perla Nunez.

Lead cast[edit]

An investigative reporter.
A veterinary clinic assistant.
  • Serena as Siri
A dog formerly owned by Irene. Voiced by Mikee Quintos, who had a cameo role in the pilot episode.

Supporting cast[edit]

Jack’s mother. She is a secretary at their barangay and seeks the help of Jack in solving problems and crimes.
A politician and Dindo’s father.
Jack’s best friend and a policeman.
Perla’s second husband.
Lily’s mother who is an OFW.
  • Rochelle Barrameda as Carolina Almendraz-Carazo
Lawrence’s wife.
Lawrence’s son who is being groomed to be a politician.
Perla and Rado’s daughter who is also a nursing student. She is Jack's half-sister.
  • Sofia Pablo as Caray Nuñez
Perla and Rado’s youngest daughter who loves solving crimes.
  • Alyana Asistio as Diosdada "Diosa" Mamaril
Lily’s cousin who also loves joining pageants.

Guest cast[edit]

Jack’s girlfriend and a lifestyle reporter.
The colleague of Jack and Pido.
  • Camille Canlas as Desiree
Irene's best friend.
The former bodyguard of Lawrence Carazo.
Assistant veterinarian colleague and friend of Lily.
Assistant veterinarian, colleague and friend of Lily.
  • Nicole Donesa as Cassandra "Sandeng/ Cass"
Jack's ex girlfriend.
Friend of Lily.
Wife of Albert.
  • Aaron Yanga as Jerry
Brother of Albert.
Kidnapped Siri.
Anonymous caller in social media and a kidnapper.
Kidnapped by Carl.
  • Lia Valentin as Sophie
  • Kiel Rodriguez as Bert
  • Mosang as Nene
  • Jana Victoria as Eden
The mistress of Rado.
Erika's friend
Jack's half brother
Gregor's former wife
Jack's father.


Year Award Category Recipient Result Ref.
2018 32nd PMPC Star Awards for Television Best Primetime Drama Series Sherlock Jr. Nominated [5]
Best Child Perfomer Sofia Pablo Nominated


According to AGB Nielsen Philippines' Nationwide Urban Television Audience Measurement People in television homes, the pilot episode of Sherlock Jr. earned an 11.4% rating.[6]


  1. ^ "GMA Network Lines Up Their New Shows As 2017 Ends & As 2018 Starts: 'Santa-Santita', 'Sherlock', 'Hindi Kita Kayang Iwanan', 'The One That Got Away'". Showbiz Portal. Retrieved November 20, 2017.
  2. ^ "Matt Evans gets first Kapuso drama project; Gabbi-Ruru loveteam reunited". Retrieved November 20, 2017.
  3. ^ "Sherlock Jr". Retrieved March 16, 2018.
  4. ^ "The Cast of 'Sherlock Jr.'". Retrieved January 29, 2018.
  5. ^ Bagani, Contessa, Asintado, Kambal, Karibal among nominees for 32nd PMPC Star Awards for Television
  6. ^ "How did Sherlock Jr pilot episode in AGB rating?". Retrieved January 31, 2018.

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