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Luther season 5

Original name: Luther season 5
Duration: 60 min.
Seasons: 4
Cast: Idris Elba, Ruth Wilson, Dermot Crowley, Michael Smiley, Warren Brown
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: United Kingdom
TV channel: BBC One
Original release: May 4, 2010 – present

About TV show Luther season 5

About TV show Luther season 5

A fifth series has been announced, with filming having started in early 2019. Luther season 5 release date - 2019, to be announced.

Luther Plot

Detective Chief Inspector Luther (Idris Elba) is a sharp-witted investigator who cracks hard nuts. But his devotion to the job has destroyed his marriage and his cases are all he has left. Therefore, he plunges into their solution and knows no physical or moral limits. And his career is in the balance. Because in a coma is a child molester who let Luther fall into the abyss and whose statement could bring the police themselves behind bars. In one of his latest cases, he meets the psychopathic Alice (Ruth Wilson), who cruelly killed her parents. But Luther can not prove the fact to her. Between the two develops an extraordinary "friendship" that draws Luther even deeper into the abyss.


According to producer Neil Cross, Luther 's character was influenced by Sherlock Holmes and Columbo: Luther' s intellect and his way of resolving cases is comparable to the character of Sherlock Holmes, while the build - up of the series, in which the offender was already at the beginning of the Episode will be presented and the audience excited about how this is transferred, was based on Columbo (so-called Inverted detective story).

The series is shot around London and produced by the BBC Drama Productions. Neil Cross, who had the idea for the series, writes all scripts for all episodes.

Luther season 5 release date

2019, to be announced

Luther is a British crime series about the detective John Luther, who has an extraordinary genius in solving various criminal cases, but is notorious for his unconventional approach. For his portrayal of the title character, actor Idris Elba won a Golden Globe Award.

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