Last Updated on October 3, 2023 by SPN Editor
The Fallen Sun, a hit movie featuring Idris Elba as Detective John Luther, has left fans wondering if there will be a sequel.
The movie’s ambiguous ending has set the stage for Luther to work on more international cases, potentially with MI5 or MI6. Here’s what we know about the possibility of a sequel and what the cast has said.
Ending hints for a Season 6 of Luther: The Fallen Sun
The ending of The Fallen Sun hints at Luther’s future, with government forces courting him for a job offer. Luther’s friend and former boss, Martin Schenk, inform him of the offer, and government cars pull up to the safe house to congratulate him. A man in a suit asks Luther to speak with the “Chief,” implying a high-ranking official in the British government. This ending suggests Luther will work on more significant cases, potentially with MI5 or MI6.
Creator hints at another movie
While Netflix has yet to confirm a sequel or a sixth season of the show, creator, and screenwriter Neil Cross has hinted at the possibility of another Luther movie. Cross has also hinted at the return of Ruth Wilson as Alice Morgan, which has fans excited about the potential for a sequel.
Cast expresses interest in more adventures
In recent interviews, Idris Elba has expressed his desire to take Luther on international adventures, similar to James Bond. Elba’s interest in expanding the character’s storyline suggests that he would be open to a sequel or a sixth season.
The Fallen Sun, a movie released on Netflix, has left viewers wondering if there will be a sequel. The movie’s ending hinted at a continuation, setting the stage for another adventure for Detective John Luther, portrayed by Idris Elba.
Opportunities for detective John Luther
The movie’s ending left viewers in anticipation, as it suggested that Detective John Luther would be offered a new job by the government. Several government cars pulled up to his safe house, and a man in a suit congratulated him and requested that he speak to the “Chief,” implying a high-ranking official. This ending indicated Luther would work on more international cases, potentially with MI5 or MI6.
Possible return of Luther in Season 6 of The Fallen Sun
Although there has been no official confirmation of a sequel or sixth season of the show, the creator and screenwriter, Neil Cross, has hinted at the possibility of another Luther movie, with Ruth Wilson returning as Alice Morgan. The ending of The Fallen Sun has opened up opportunities for the character, and fans are eagerly awaiting news of his return.
Idris Elba’s desire for International adventures
In recent interviews, Idris Elba, who plays John Luther, has expressed his desire to take the character on international adventures, similar to James Bond. The success of The Fallen Sun will likely influence Netflix’s decision, and fans of the show will be hoping for more of Luther’s exciting and unpredictable adventures.