The shooting of the film of the popular BBC series ‘Luther’ has started. Leading actor Idris Elba (49), who also takes on the role of the detective for the silver screen, shares images on the set on social media on Wednesday.

“I’m back”

Idris posts a photo of the clapperboard and shares an image that shows him wearing Luther’s well-known outfit, a tweed jacket with red scarf. “I’m back,” the British actor wrote.


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Netflix confirmed in September that the series will be made into a movie. The streaming service also reported that Lord of the Rings actor Andy Serkis and Cynthia Erivo, known for the film Bad Times at the El Royale , are playing a role in it. It is not yet known when the film will be released.

Luther first aired in 2010. The fifth and final season was released in 2019.