Neil Cross

ITV serves up thriller from ‘Luther’ creator Neil Cross, Euston Films

UK broadcaster ITV has ordered contemporary thriller Because The Night from Luther creator Neil Cross.  Produced by Kate Harwood’s Hard Sun prodco Euston Films, the four-part drama is inspired by the novel Burial, which is also from Cross. The book, published in 2009, tells the story of two friends who become privy to the events that led to the murder of […]

Luther will return to BBC

British detective drama Luther will return to BBC One in the UK and BBC America in the US for a fifth season. It had been unclear if the series, which stars Idris Elba (The Wire) as gruff policeman John Luther, would be back on screens after a short fourth run in December 2015. However, UK […]

Luther scribe gets BBC commission for Euston

Luther creator Neil Cross is making Hard Sun, a new series for BBC One and the first order for FremantleMedia prodco Euston. Euston is the drama prodco brand that FremantleMedia reinstated last year, bringing BBC drama boss Kate Harwood in to run the business. Hard Sun is billed as a pre-apocalyptic drama. Set in contemporary […]