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BBC Diversity Chief Says ‘Luther’ “Doesn’t Feel Authentic” Due to Lack of Black Friends

Speaking at digital MIPTV, Miranda Wayland praised the gritty crime drama, starring Idris Elba, for having a "really strong, Black character lead," but said television needs to do more so that…

Toronto: Idris Elba Talks Overcoming Horse Allergy for ‘Concrete Cowboy’ Drama

Idris Elba had to learn to ride horses for his star-turn as an estranged father in 'Concrete Cowboys,' even though he's allergic to the animals.

Idris Elba Teases ‘Luther’ Big-Screen Return: “We’re This Close to Making a Film”

'Luther' star Idris Elba teased a possible big-screen return for DCI John Luther.

Netflix: Movies and TV Shows Leaving in April

Take a look at the titles that will disappear from Netflix next month.

Critic’s Notebook: Where’s the Next Great Cop Show?

'The Wire' is still the greatest cop show ever — end of discussion. That said, there's a bunch of recent vintage crime series that deserve to be in the conversation, but let's get some more in the…

‘Luther’ Creator Neil Cross Signs Exclusive Deal With FremantleMedia

The Emmy-nominated British scriptwriter will work closely with FremantleMedia North America and Fremantle's Euston Films.

BBC’s ‘Doctor Foster’ to Get Russian Version

The television drama will air on the Rossiya 1 network in 2018.

‘Luther’ Returning for Fifth Season at BBC America

Idris Elba and Neil Cross will return for another four-episode run.

Idris Elba to Executive Produce Africa-Set Drama Series ‘Brazza’ (Exclusive)

'Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll' writer Paul Viragh will pen the script for the project, set in the criminal underworld of the Congolese capital Brazzaville.

Idris Elba Discusses His Return to “Visceral” ‘Luther’: “Being a Murder Detective Is a Deep, Dark Place to Go To”

The 43-year-old BBC star describes the show, now entering its fourth season, as "the little train that was" and says of his murder detective character, "He has a lot of demons. You do end up taking…

‘Luther’ Creator Boards Patricia Highsmith’s ‘Ripley’ TV Adaptation

Neil Cross will serve as writer, exec producer and showrunner on the project, which does not yet have a network attached.

‘Luther’ Star Idris Elba Weighs In on Alice’s Fate and Movie Hopes

"I'm far from done," the star and producer tells THR about the future of the 'Luther' series. "I think there are various ways of dissecting Luther, from theater to film."