"ElementaryWhile Liu's own door is opening as an artist, the life of her character Joan Watson is currently unraveling. Still reeling from the death of her boyfriend Andrew ('s Raza Jaffrey), Watson will encounter family drama on Thursday's episode of the CBS procedural.
Having moved back into the brownstone with her partner in crimesolving Sherlock Holmes (Jonny Lee Miller), Watson is about to embark on an "unhealthy" stretch: "What makes Joan special is that she's Sherlock. That she starts to become more and more like him is not going to be a good balance for both of them."
Liu says, "Watson finding her balance again is going to be a journey for her until the finale – and probably in the next season, too."
That said, even though Liu admits her character "has to pull herself together a little bit ... the not pulling herself together is going to be interesting, too." "