Watch Luther Series 5 on BBC iPlayer from anywhere with VPN

Detective Chief Inspector John Luther is set return after a 3 year hiatus, with Series 5 available to watch from anywhere live on BBC TV or on catchup with free streaming on BBC iPlayer.

Luther, the Idris Elba starring police drama services has been one of the best British TV shows of recent years, with Elba’s no holds barred performance helping to create a character that could easily hold his own against any US crime show star you care to mention.

🚔 Luther Series 5
📺 Free BBC TV Live Streaming & Catchup on BBC iPlayer
📅 1-4 December 2019

The BBC has confirmed when season five will air with the first episode to be shown on New Year’s Day, giving you something to watch while you are nursing your hangover. And we won’t have to wait long for the reason of the season either, the entire series is going to air on consecutive nights, with all four parts being shown across January 1 to 4.

Each episode will be shown at 9pm on BBC One and is available to watch live or on catchup with BBC iPlayer.

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How to watch Luther Series 5 on BBC iPlayer from anywhere…

Luther Series 5 will be streamed live on the BBC One website as well as the various BBC iPlayer and BBC TV apps on iPhone, iPad, Android, Smart TV, Now TV, FireTV etc.

When you load BBC iPlayer in the USA, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands, France, Spain, Portugal, Australia, Dubai, Canada etc. you will get an error message.

BBC iPlayer TV programmes are available to play in the UK only.

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This is basically because their streaming services are geoblocked based on the IP address being used to access it. You must be a UK domestic web user to access BBC live tv streaming and catchup with BBC iPlayer.

  • Get a UK IP address.
  • If you just want to watch on your PC, Mac or iPad. Then you can get a UK Proxy or VPN from Liberty Shield, FREE for 48 hours and then from only £8.99 per month..
  • Prefer to watch on supported media streaming devices like Now TV, Smart TVs, Apple TV, Xbox, PS4, Amazon Fire TV, Roku etc? You’ll need a UK configured VPN Router setup as British, available from only £12.99 with Worldwide Shipping available.


Furthermore BBC iPlayer isn’t the only geographically-censored streaming services a VPN or Proxy will allow you to access.  Other UK services like BBC Sport, ITV Hub, All 4, Sky Go and Now TV are available. Plus with the option to switch to our USA service whenever you like, you can access Hulu, HBO GO, Netflix and Pandora.  Essentially you can access international content from virtually anywhere!