Luther (2010 - 2019)


Luther

88%

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86%

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Series Info

John Luther is a Detective Chief Inspector (DCI) who works on the series of serious crime unit. He is an honest and hardworking police officer. He sometimes is violent and obsessive. However, Luther pays a hefty price for his commitment because he could never stop himself from being consumed by the darkness of the criminal world.

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Seasons

85%
Critics Consensus: Luther returns in fine form from its extended exodus with a grizzly mystery and the welcome reappearance of Ruth Wilson's psychotic villain, Alice Morgan.

2019, BBC, 4 episodes

79%
Critics Consensus: Idris Elba remains the best thing about Luther in an all-too-brief season which packs a lot of plot into a short time frame.

2015, BBC, 2 episodes

88%
Critics Consensus: Idris Elba shines in the title role of Luther despite familiar circumstances that benefit from the shortened season.

2013, BBC, 4 episodes

100%
Critics Consensus: Luther delves into darker territory in its second season, and Idris Elba's outstanding performance make this a police procedural of uncommon weight and heft.

2011, BBC, 4 episodes

91%
Critics Consensus: Gritty and ambiguous, Luther is a captivating drama bolstered by a powerhouse performance from Idris Elba in the title role.

2010, BBC, 6 episodes

Cast & Crew

Idris Elba
DCI John Luther
Ruth Wilson
Alice Morgan
Dermot Crowley
DSU Martin Schenk
Michael Smiley
DS Benny Silver
Warren Brown
Justin Ripley
Darren Boyd
DCI Theo Bloom
Rose Leslie
DS Emma Lane
Laura Haddock
Megan Cantor
Indira Varma
Zoe Luther
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