PUBLISHED: PUBLISHED: 22:05, Tue, Jan 1, 2019
Alice (played by Ruth Wilson) was last seen in Luther in season three and in season four it was hinted she had been killed.
However, in a shock turn of events she turned up at Luther’s (Idris Elba) door in the closing minutes of the first instalment.
But why has she returned and what does she need from DCI Luther?
Now, actress Ruth has opened up Alice’s “death” and whether she knew her character would make a comeback.
Speaking to press including Express.co.uk, she said: “Yeah, I didn’t know for sure.
“I watched it and was like she’s not dead, she can’t be dead, you can’t kill her and not see it right?
“And I wasn’t available during that time so when I came back, yeah I was keen to come back and get these two back together.”
Ruth continued: “Idris and I have been working on this for eight years so to come back and have that relationship