| Gareth Lestrade |
|Affiliation||New Scotland Yard|
|Behind the scenes|
|Portrayed by||Sean Pertwee|
In the second season premiere, Gareth Lestrade, has gone off the deep end. After investigating the death of a woman whom he believes was killed by her husband, Lawrence Pendry who is extremely wealthy and uses his father’s newspaper empire to smear Lestrade’s name. When the father dies, Lestrade crashes his funeral and causes a scene, then flees and sets off a manhunt. 
Behind the scenesEdit
In a interview done with Red Carpet News TV on 20 June 2013, Sean Pertwee revealed he was going to be playing Lestrade in the upcoming season two premiere of Elementary. Pertwee described Lestrade as "the policeman (Sherlock) leaves behind" but also revealed he doesn't know much about his character because the premiere has not been written yet.
- ↑ 'Elementary' Season 2 Premiere: First Look At Rhys Ifans As Mycroft Holmes And Sean Pertwee As Lestrade (PHOTOS), Huffington Post, 27th August, 2013.
- ↑ http://www.screenfad.com/tv/elementary/elementary-teasers-season-2-premiere-step-nine-4039.html#sthash.S4fVEI0Y.dpuf
- ↑ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eVwRTsQzi64