As described by Deadline Hollywood (2 Jan 2019):
Idris Elba returned to his iconic role as the titular detective in BBC One crime drama Luther on Tuesday night. The kick-off of the next chapter in the Neil Cross created show averaged 5.6M viewers in the overnights, peaking at 5.9M, and was the most-watched program of New Year’s Day in the UK. A 25.7 share is the highest the series has earned across the debuts of its five seasons while the number of viewers ties with Seasons 1 and 2. Luther will air on BBC America in the U.S., though a date has not yet been announced.
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