Idris Elba's perma-grumpy cop is the antithesis of Benedict Cumberbatch's eccentric Sherlock. Both are driven, troubled men, but where the latter is all florid language and eureka moments, the other is just as likely to chuck a criminal off a bridge, as he is book them using professional channels.
All of which makes us very excited that Luther's getting his own film. But in the absence of any more details, we decided to make our own trailer, and re-imagine Luther as the unlikely star of a rom-com. And just in time for tonight's Strictly Come Dancing final, Luther's taking to the dance floor in our exclusive new 'trailer'.