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Luther is a British crime drama programme starring Idris Elba as the titular character, DCI John Luther. Written by Neil Cross, the first series, comprising six episodes, ran in May and June 2010. A second series of four episodes aired on BBC One in June and July 2011. A third series was commissioned in 2012, comprising four episodes aired in July 2013. A two-episode fourth series was broadcast in December 2015. A fifth series has been announced, with filming having started in early 2018. BBC Studios handles the distribution of the series.

Cast Edit

  • Idris Elba
  • Ruth Wilson
  • Steven Mackintosh
  • Indira Varma
  • Paul McGann
  • Saskia Reeves
  • Warren Brown
  • Dermot Crowley
  • Nikki Amuka-Bird
  • Aimee-Ffion Edwards
  • Kierston Wareing
  • Pam Ferris
  • David Dawson
  • Sienna Guillory
  • David O'Hara
  • Michael Smiley
  • Darren Boyd
  • Rose Leslie
  • Laura Haddock
  • Patrick Malahide
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