Tuesday 9:00 PM on BBC Premiered May 04, 2010 Between Seasons




Episode Guide

    • Episode Four
      Season 3 - Episode 4

      Still reeling from the death of Justin Ripley, Luther is arrested. An old friend comes to his rescue, but can Luther track down and confront the vigilante before he can take another life?

    • Episode Four
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      Luther is drawn further into criminality as he tries to cover up a suspicious death and to protect Jenny from Baba. At work, he has to deal with a killer whose every move is determined by the roll of a die.
    • Episode One
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      Luther is recruited to the new Serious and Serial Unit, where he is tasked with catching a brutal serial killer who wears a Punch mask as he despatches his victims. The wife of a man that Luther sent to prison some years before asks him to save their daughter from a life of prostitution.moreless
    • Episode Three
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      Luther takes time off work to be with Jenny, but is recalled to deal with an attack at a petrol station. Still under pressure from Baba and her gang, he determines to play them off against one another.
    • Episode Two
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      Luther fears for the life of his abducted colleague, convinced that the serial killer is determined to make his name with a grandstanding act of murder. Jenny's boss threatens to kill her and her mother unless Luther interferes with a witness in a forthcoming trial.
    • Episode Three
      Season 3 - Episode 3

      Luther and Ripley go after a serial killer who is targeting criminal offenders, and who decides to invite the public to determine the fate of a paedophile. Stark and Gray go after Luther through Mary.

    • Episode One
      Season 3 - Episode 1

      Luther has to juggle two investigations as he tries to stop a copycat serial killer who is murdering women in the manner of an unsolved case from the 1980s, and establish which of many suspects might have murdered a man who used the internet to torment his victims. Unknown to Luther, his every move is being watched by officers from the anti-corruption unit, who are determined to expose him.

    • Episode Two
      Season 3 - Episode 2

      Luther tasks Ripley with leading the investigation into Cass's murder, while he re-examines cold-case files in an attempt to predict the serial killer's next move. Det Supt Stark increases the pressure on Ripley to turn on Luther.

    • Episode Six
      Season 1 - Episode 6
      Luther is wanted for murder. He plans to steal the incriminating evidence and expose the corrupt Reed, but manages only to further implicate himself. In desperation, Luther must seek Mark's help, and place his trust in Alice Morgan.
    • Episode 1
      Season 4 - Episode 1
      On a leave of absence from the police force, Luther is laying low in a rundown cottage on the edge of England. But a visit from his old colleagues at the Met brings a shocking piece of news that draws him back to London in search of the truth. Meanwhile, a gruesome serial killer has struck the city, eating body parts as he goes.moreless
    • Episode 2
      Season 4 - Episode 2
      Luther hunts a cannibalistic killer, but he is dogged at every step by ghosts from his past. Meanwhile, Benny's hacking skills reveal a list of hundreds of potential victims, which forces Luther to put all of his ingenuity to work to figure out where the killer is headed next.
    • Episode Five
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      An armed gang kidnaps an art dealer's wife and demand payment in diamonds. Tensions arise between Luther and Reed when the operation goes badly wrong.
    • Episode Four
      Season 1 - Episode 4
      A serial killer is at large and has killed four young women, but there is no obvious connection between the victims and the killer's identity remains a mystery. Luther tries to distance himself from Alice. Madsen emerges from his coma.
    • Episode Three
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      Luther suspects an occult writer of the abduction of a young mother, and attempts to solve the case through the examination of parallels with outstanding murder cases in which the writer was implicated but never charged. Luther is subjected to an internal investigation following an assault on Zoe's boyfriend, Mark.
    • Episode Two
      Season 1 - Episode 2
      A gunman is murdering uniformed police officers, and warns that there will be further shootings unless his terms are met. Luther is determined to flush the killer out. Meanwhile, Alice Morgan is threatening to reveal the truth about Henry Madsen's arrest.
    • Episode One
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      DCI John Luther, returning to duty following the arrest of serial killer Henry Madsen, investigates the murder of the parents of child prodigy Alice Morgan. It soon becomes clear that their daughter was responsible, but Luther's challenge is to prove it.