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Luther 

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DCI John Luther is a near-genius murder detective whose brilliant mind can't always save him from the dangerous violence of his passions.

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Neil Cross
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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 14 wins & 65 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Idris Elba ...  DCI John Luther 21 episodes, 2010-2019
Dermot Crowley ...  DSU Martin Schenk / ... 17 episodes, 2010-2019
Michael Smiley ...  Benny Silver / ... 17 episodes, 2010-2019
Warren Brown ...  DS Justin Ripley 16 episodes, 2010-2015
Ruth Wilson ...  Alice Morgan 14 episodes, 2010-2019
Paul McGann ...  Mark North 11 episodes, 2010-2019
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Storyline

John Luther is a police detective, and a very good one. He deals with murder cases, often involving serial killers, and has a knack for getting inside the mind of the killer. However, his methods, personality and troubled private life often get him into strife with his superiors, leading some to regard him as the problem rather than the solution. Written by grantss

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What if you were on the Devil's side without knowing it?


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Trivia

Steven Mackintosh and Paul McGann both portrayed major characters in the Dickens based film "Our Mutual Friend." See more »

Quotes

DCI John Luther: I'm coming for you.
Alice Morgan: Not if I come for you first.
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Connections

Featured in MsMojo: Top 10 Sexiest Male Television Characters (2018) See more »

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Paradise Circus
(Main title)
Written by Robert Del Naja, Grant Marshall, Hope Sandoval, Dan Brown (as Daniel Jonathan Brown) and Stew Jackson (as Stewart Neville Jackson)
Performed by Massive Attack
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great
16 August 2020 | by klaus-84775See all my reviews

Smooth flow, no unecessary scenes... straight to the point..... short but satisfying seasons


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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 October 2010 (USA) See more »

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Dolby Digital

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16:9 HD
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