actors Luther Cast List

Reference
2.5k views 10 items

Luther cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Luther main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Luther stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Luther focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Luther that are on here as well.

Everything from Paul McGann to Indira Varma is included below.

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from Luther?" or "Who starred on Luther?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

In most cases you can click on the names of these popular Luther actors and actresses to find out more information about them. If you're looking for a particular Luther actor or actress, then type their name into the "search" bar to find them directly.

Warren Brown is an English actor and former professional Thai boxer, well known for his roles as Andy Holt in teen soap opera Hollyoaks, Lee Hibbs in the three-part BBC drama series Occupation written by Peter Bowker and as DS Ripley in acclaimed BBC crime drama Luther. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Luther, Dead Set, Hollyoaks, Top Gear Australia, Occupation, + more

Birthplace: Warrington, England

Nationality: United Kingdom, England

see more on Warren Brown
Idris Elba is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Luther Cast List
Photo:  Stuart Wilson/Getty Images

Idrissa Akuna "Idris" Elba is a British actor, producer, singer, rapper, and DJ. Elba is best known for his portrayal of drug lord and aspiring businessman Russell "Stringer" Bell in the HBO series The Wire, Detective John Luther in the BBC One series Luther, and Nelson Mandela in the biographical film Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. Elba has been nominated for three Golden Globe Awards for Best Actor in a Miniseries or Television Film, winning one, as well as earning we four Primetime Emmy Award nominations. Elba has appeared in films such as American Gangster, Takers, Thor, Prometheus, Pacific Rim, and Thor: The Dark World. In addition to his acting work, he is a DJ under the moniker DJ Big ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: The Wire, Luther, The Big C, Ultraviolet, Dangerfield

Birthplace: London Borough of Hackney, London, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

Also Ranked

#79 on The Best (Male) Actors Working Today

#37 on The Hottest Men Over 40

#40 on The Greatest British Actors of All Time

#69 on The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever

see more on Idris Elba
Indira Varma is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Luther Cast List
Photo: Freebase

Indira Varma is an English actress. Her first major role was in Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love. She has gone on to appear in the television series The Canterbury Tales, Rome, Luther, Human Target and Game of Thrones. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Game of Thrones, Rome, Luther, Human Target, Hunted, + more

Birthplace: Bath, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

see more on Indira Varma
Paul McGann is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Luther Cast List
Photo: Freebase/GNU Free Documentation License

Paul John McGann is an English actor. He came to prominence for portraying Percy Toplis in the 1986 television serial The Monocled Mutineer. He later starred in the 1987 dark comedy Withnail and I, and as the eighth incarnation of the Doctor in the 1996 Doctor Who television film, a role he reprised in more than 70 audio dramas and the 2013 mini-episode "The Night of the Doctor". ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Doctor Who, Luther, Zero Hour, Fish, The Monocled Mutineer, + more

Birthplace: Kensington, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

Also Ranked

#11 on The Best Doctors of Doctor Who

see more on Paul McGann