Netflix finally announces Luther film as Idris Elba returns to iconic role in first-look pics


NETFLIX has launched that Luther will in all chance be made correct proper right into a FILM as Idris Elba returns to the iconic role in new first-look pictures.

The streaming service took to Twitter to share the thrilling data, which is definite to delight followers of the BBC One crime drama sequence.

Luther is due to return as a carry out filmCredit: BBC
Idris Elba will return to his iconic role as DCI John Luther
Idris Elba will return to his iconic role as DCI John LutherCredit: Alamy

Lead star Idris, 49, will return as character DCI John Luther, investigating new twisted murders in the the carry out film.

He will in all chance be joined by two new co-stars Cynthia Erivo and Andy Serkis in the film, which is written by screenwriter Neil Cross.

Netflix UK wrote to Twitter of the data: “Idris Elba will reprise his iconic role — joined by Cynthia Erivo and Andy Serkis — in a new feature film.”

The Hollywood Reporter have revealed the plot will observe Luther as she tackles two new villains, portrayed by his new co-stars.

Cynthia is due to play a detective competing with the much-loved DCI to take down the primary villain, depicted by Planet of the Apes star Andy.

Idris gave away some particulars of the film final yr, telling followers that the “sky is the limit” on what Luther might obtain if made correct proper right into a film.

He talked about: “I’ve maintained I’d like to see it come to a film, and that’s the place I think about we’re heading in course of. I’m wanting ahead to making that occur.

“With film, the sky is the restrict. You sometimes is barely bit extra daring with the storylines, and a bit little bit of bit extra worldwide, and a little bit of extra up the dimensions.”

Netflix are nevertheless to share a launch date for the carry out measurement film, leaving followers having to preserve their eyes peeled to uncover out extra.

It hasn’t stopped an entire bunch from utilizing social media to have an excellent time the affirmation of a Luther film, sharing their pleasure.

One wrote beneath Netflix’s announcement: “A Luther feature film? No way!” as a second chimed in: “Can’t wait for this!”

“Idris Elba coming back as Luther in a new Netflix film,” a 3rd wrote alongside a sequence of heart-eyed emojis.

Star Idris confirmed the film was in the works as soon as extra in February, suggesting that he had already begun engaged on it.

Speaking with MistaJam on The All-New Capital Weekender, the 48-year-old talked about his plans for 2021.

He talked about: “Definitely making more music, people that love my film and stuff, listen, I’m going to be making Luther ‘The Movie’.”

He continued: “Yeah I’m super excited and I hope the fans are sort of excited for that, it’s been a long time coming for a movie, for people that have loved the show.

The data comes after Luther scriptwriter Neil Cross revealed there have been no plans for a sixth sequence of the drama.

Back in December he talked about: “There is not going to be a season six – definitively no season six,” for a concern of “churning it out like sausages.”

He told fans the "sky is the limit" for the new film
He instructed followers the “sky is the limit” for the mannequin new filmCredit: PA
Andy Serkis is set to star as the main villain in the new film
Andy Serkis is about to star as the primary villain in the mannequin new filmCredit: PA
Cynthia Erivo will portray another detective in the movie
Cynthia Erivo will painting one completely different detective in the filmCredit: Getty

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