Idris Elba is the latest actor to be confirmed for a role in the Netflix adaptation of Luther, which will see him play Detective Chief Inspector John Luther. The film has been confirmed to release in 2021, and the cast list has been growing ever since.
Who Will be the Stars of the Luther Movie?
Cynthia Erivo and Andy Serkis will return to the show along with Elba. The movie was written by series creator Neil Cross. Erivo is playing a detective, and Serkis is the story’s criminal villain in the Luther movie. We don’t know the further details of their roles, yet neither has the creators of the movie revealed the key cast.
The movie will be produced by BBC, along with Chernin Entertainment.
What is the Luther Film All About?
The film will take over the storyline of the crime series of the same name, which had premiered 5 seasons prior. The film was written by Neil Cross, who also scripted the crime series.
Luther will go around Detective Chief Inspector John Luther. Luther is a brilliant detective but also has the talent to go dark. He is loved by some and troubled by others.
The film will be a continuation of the Luther series where the main character John Luther will be seen to play a bigger role. Erivo is playing a detective too, and the villain of the movie will be portrayed by Serkis.
The movie will be great for fans of the series. The audience will get to see what happens, after all, is said and done in the TV series for Luther.
People who are not acquainted with the show can expect a film full of action, drama, suspense, and thrill. If you like these elements, then this movie is definitely meant for you!
Cynthia Erivo and Andy Serkis will star alongside Idris Elba in the ‘LUTHER’ movie for Netflix.
— DiscussingFilm (@DiscussingFilm) September 13, 2021
When Will the Movie Debut?
The production was set to start in the month of September 2021, and it is expected to make its debut on Netflix by the end of the year.
The official dates for the movie release are not yet confirmed.
The movie is expected to release by the end of 2021 or the beginning of 2022, and can expect it on Netflix as well!