Articles Tagged 'Luther'


BBC AMERICA Earns Four Emmy Nominations For ‘Orphan Black’ and ‘Luther’

Announced this morning (July 14) by the Television Academy, BBC AMERICA earned top nods with four Primetime Emmy® nominations for Orphan Black and Luther. Orphan Black‘s Tatiana Maslany received a nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series while Luther scored nominations for star Idris Elba (Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or […]

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Idris Elba: A Life So Far in Quotes

Where did Idris Elba come from? Yes, we know he was born in East London, but we’re keen to find out what made him into the fine actor he is today. Let’s hit the rewind button and get to know the man behind the acclaimed detective series Luther, returning to BBC AMERICA on Thursday, December 17. In his own […]


‘Luther’ Star Idris Elba Scores Three SAG Nominations

We’re knee-deep in awards season, with the Screen Actors Guild Award nominations being announced this morning (December 9). Congratulations to Idris Elba, star of BBC AMERICA’s Luther, who received a Best Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries nomination for his role as DCI John Luther in the upcoming Luther special event. You can watch […]

BBC America’s “Luther” Screening – Red Carpet

Idris Elba: ‘Luther is My Bond’

Idris Elba appeared at New York City’s Roxy Hotel last night (December 2) to launch the next installment of BBC AMERICA’s Luther, premiering on Thursday, December 17 at 9pm Eastern Time. The British actor was keen to hang out after the screening, taking part in a Q&A. Elba brought a lot to the table with his thoughts on Luther, and he set […]

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WATCH: Peter Capaldi Narrates ‘Sprout Boy’

This might be the most British of Christmas TV trails since The Great British Bake Off featured a festive Union Jack cake served with a pot of tea on a soccer ball in David Beckham’s Beatle bedroom (which never actually happened). Sprout Boy is an animated tale being used to round up the best of […]


BBC America Reveals ‘Luther’ Premiere Date for One-Off Special

We’ve known that Luther is making its return to BBC America, but up until now it was listed as “coming soon.” The day has come, and the premiere date has been revealed. You can look forward to watching Idris Elba as Detective Chief Inspector John Luther on Thursday, December 17 at 9/8c in the BBCA special: […]


BBC Adapting J.K. Rowling Detective Stories, Other Shows Unveiled

Have you been pining away for more J.K. Rowling stories to appear on TV? The wait may not be exactly over, but this bit of news may tide us over until the adaptation arrives. BBC has announced a lineup of new shows at a fall season launch event, including its plans to produce Rowling’s detective […]


First Look: Idris Elba Returns for ‘Luther’ Special

Well, this is a nice way to end the week and kick off the weekend: BBC America has released a first look photo of Idris Elba returning as DCI John Luther in the crime drama Luther. In the photo Luther has his hands full, helping someone off with his jacket. Actually, at second glance, he might […]


‘Luther’ Star Idris Elba First Man to Appear Solo on Maxim Cover

American magazine Maxim is known to drench itself with hotness. The September issue won’t be any different, being covered with British actor Idris Elba. But this is the first time the magazine features a man on his own, without a female counterpart on the cover. When asked about being the First Maxim Man, the Luther star said, “It’s very cool. It’s […]

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