It is a British drama airing since May 2010 on the BBC One channel. As for the genre, it is a psychological criminal drama. Neil Cross stands as the main person behind the production and the process of script writing. BBC Drama Productions is the studio that develops the project. Four seasons have been launched now, with the latest season premiere dated back to December 2015. However, though it is high time for another broadcast, nothing has been uttered as for the series’ future, as well as Luther season 5 release date has not been exposed yet.
Among the cast members, we should list the following:
- Idris Elba,
- Michael Smiley,
- Ruth Wilson,
- Warren Brown,
- Paul McGann,
- Dermot Crowley and many others.
At the center of narration of each new episode, there is Chief Inspector Luther, a detective whose investigative skills are just perfect yet they can’t always protect him from the hazardous violence of his passions.
The most complicated criminal cases are always his, as complicated knots are just created for his talent to be unlocked every time. Alice Morgan, the supposed murderer who has not been arrested for the absence of evidence, serves as his assistant.
What is the Level of Popularity?
More and more people join the fan base of this project, as it is claimed to be truly captivating, having won various awards and got several nominations. Other projects may be jealous of the score gathered on IMDb, for instance, as it constitutes 8.6 out of 10. The perfect performance of the lead actor cannot leave anyone unfazed.
All these emphasize that fans want more from the project. But are the developers ready to go further with this serial? Do they have more ideas in store for conveying them in the following installments?
Being Up in the Air
When will the fifth season release date be announced? There is no info regarding the fate of the fifth cycle. The new season air date is unknown, evidently. There are some rumors as for the changing of the format of the story. It is possible the series will be transformed into a feature movie in the future. The channel has proved that it is interested in the following unfolding of the narrative. Therefore, we may expect at least the continuation in the form of a movie.