The “Luther” movie will begin shooting this year

Luther’s movie could start filming soon | BBC

Idris Elba has confirmed that the filming of the movie « Luther » will start this year. The actor and DJ, who played the DCI John Luther in the BBC crime drama series between 2010 and 2019, said he will finally get in front of the camera for a spinoff feature film.

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When asked what 2021 will bring, Idris told The All-New Capital Weekender: « Besides making more music, people who love my movie and stuff, listen, I’m going to do ‘Luthe: The Movie.’

“I’m super excited and I hope the fans are kind of excited about that. It’s been a long time for a movie, so I’m excited about that. « 

There has been a lot hope and speculation about a movie version of the tv show after your fifth and last series issued in 2019. Last year, after accepting the special award at the awards BAFTA TV from Virgin Media, Elba confirmed that a movie was happening.

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« I have maintained that I would like to see Luther in a movie »he told reporters at the time. “That’s what I think we’re headed for, it’s a movie. I’m looking forward to that. It’s happening! ”

Tape Luther has no confirmed date.