Luther is a psychological crime thriller featuring DCI John Luther, a brilliant detective whose passionate involvement in his work threatens to derail his personal life. Unlike most other dramas, each episode of this crime thriller opens by revealing a killer’s identity. A dedicated police officer, Luther is obsessive, possessed and sometimes violent. For Luther, the job always comes first.
In Afterlife, university lecturer Robert Bridge becomes involved in a series of supernatural events surrounding medium Alison Mundy. Set in Bristol, Alison becomes involved in the appearance of a spirit and attempts to discover why it has come back to haunt the living. Throughout the series a recurring theme is Alison’s attempt to have Robert fully come to terms with the death of his son so that the boy’s spirit can be eased and he can fully move on.