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BBC brings one extended episode of 'Luther' back as an early Christmas present

BBC brings one extended episode of 'Luther' back as an early Christmas present

We must wait until the feast proper for the "Doctor Who" Christmas special and all the way to New Year's Day for the next installment of "Sherlock," but the BBC is handing out one sugarplum early this year: The return of Idris Elba as the deeply troubled and equally dedicated tracker of super-crazed serial killers, DCI John Luther.

Oh, and in case you did not previously believe in Christmas miracles, the coat's back too. As fans of British TV detectives and Time Lords know, you just can't keep a good coat down.

Even when its occupant has an insanely busy film career. As with "Sherlock," "Luther" has been threatened by its own success...

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