Series 1

A dark psychological crime drama starring Idris Elba as Luther, a man struggling with his own terrible demons, who might be as dangerous as the depraved murderers he hunts

  • Episode 6

    6/6 Luther, accused of murder, goes on the run to try and prove his innocence.

    First broadcast: 08 Jun 2010

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  • Episode 5

    5/6 Things become personal for Luther when a wealthy couple are taken hostage.

    First broadcast: 01 Jun 2010

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  • Episode 4

    4/6 When three girls are found murdered, Luther is forced to put personal matters aside.

    First broadcast: 25 May 2010

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  • Episode 3

    3/6 John Luther must catch a satanic occult killer accused of kidnap and murder.

    First broadcast: 18 May 2010

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  • Episode 2

    2/6 Luther must outmanoeuvre a trained sniper on a mission to gun down police officers.

    First broadcast: 11 May 2010

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Episode 6

6/6 Luther, accused of murder, goes on the run to try and prove his innocence.

Tue 18 Sep 2012 22:30 BBC HD

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Video: What is a good Luther?

We asked Idris Elba what makes a good Luther

We asked the man himself, Idris Elba, what makes a good Luther?

Video interview: Idris Elba

Luther

Idris talks about the challenges of playing John Luther in series 3.

Video: DCI Luther Crime Board

George Stark

DSU Stark will stop at nothing to ensure Luther answers for his past.

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