Luther (2010–2019)
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Episode #5.2 

Luther must confront a demon from his past, as the police and Cornelius converge on his home. Halliday is convinced the body in the morgue isn't that of the killer.


Jamie Payne


Neil Cross (created and written by)




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Patrick Malahide ... George Cornelius
Ruth Wilson ... Alice Morgan
Vincent Vermignon ... Monsieur Awaritefe
Idris Elba ... DCI John Luther
Dermot Crowley ... DSU Martin Schenk
Wunmi Mosaku ... Detective Sgt. Catherine Halliday
Lex Daniel ... Ronald Massey
Enzo Cilenti ... Jeremy Lake
Hermione Norris ... Vivian Lake
Roberta Taylor ... Celia Lavender
Jami Reid-Quarrell ... James Hauser
Michael Smiley ... Benny Silver
Michael Obiora ... Errol Minty
Julie Teal Julie Teal ... Mindy
Eleanor Hafner ... Eleanor Cadman


Luther must confront a demon from his past, as both the police and Cornelius converge on his home. With Halliday convinced that the body in the morgue isn't their killer, can Luther put his own troubles to one side and find the true murderer before he strikes again?

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DSU Martin Schenk: [into phone, from police headquarters] Benny, I need you here.
Benny Silver: [playing video game with Errol at home] I'm sorry Boss, I think I've caught that norovirus. I've basically been up all night turning myself inside out.
DSU Martin Schenk: I don't care if you've shit out your own liver on Oxford Street - I need you here *now*.
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Episode 5.2
3 January 2019 | by Prismark10See all my reviews

Icy psychiatrist Dr Lake was protecting another killer, her husband also a doctor, a heart specialist and insane.

Luther and his new sidekick Detective Sgt Catherine Halliday knew something about her did not add up.

Luther has other troubles. Alice shows up injured and it is her who has wound up crime boss George Cornelius. He wants Luther to give Alice to him.

Luther is in a spot of bother. His boss Schenk knows finds out about Alice, his colleague Silver is in a spot of bother and more people are in danger.

Mad, bad and dangerous to know, that's just Alice among others in this episode.

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