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Idris Elba to Mentor Rising Boxers in ‘BBC Two’ Reality Series

Idris Elba to Mentor Rising Boxers in 'BBC Two' Reality Series

Idris Elba will be mentoring and disciplining seven troubled youths via an experimental boxing school. The students will live and train together for six intense months in London and partake in different battles for a major showcase finale. The recruits will be trained by former boxers and have the opportunity to make positive changes in […]

Idris Elba’s Netflix Series ‘Turn Up Charlie’ Gets Cancelled

Idris Elba's Netflix Series 'Turn Up Charlie' Gets Cancelled

Netflix cancelled Idris Elba’s Turn Up Charlie after one season. The series stars Elba who portrays a struggling DJ that becomes a nanny for the daughter of his successful childhood friend. “Turn Up Charlie will not return for a second season,” said a Netflix spokesperson. “We’re especially grateful to star and executive producer Idris Elba, […]

Idris Elba is Set to Perform for 2019 Coachella


The official lineup for Coachella was announced and it’s headlined by Childish Gambino, Ariana Grande, and Tame Impala. But many people were surprised to see Idris Elba’s name on the flyer. Wait, why is Idris Elba a part of the lineup?! Lol — J a m i e (@CandidlyJAMIE) January 3, 2019 Why tf […]

NBA 2K20 Releases New Trailer For ‘When The Lights Are Brightest’ MyCareer Mode Starring Idris Elba


During Microsoft’s Inside Xbox show live from Gamescom in Cologne, Germany, NBA 2K20 revealed its latest trailer alongside partnership announcement. The new story named “When The Lights Are Brightest,” features a star-studded cast this time around featuring Hollywood actors, media personalities and athletes. The story is created in partnership with SpringHill Entertainment – the award-winning content […]

Idris Elba Debuts His New Fashion Brand 2HR SET

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While many people see Idris Elba as a successful actor, the ultimate ladies man or hopefully the next James Bond even, he’s also a well-respected DJ that’s known for smashing many sets across the globe. That’s why it comes as no surprise that “Big Driis” would choose 2HR SET as the name for his debut […]

The Final ‘Hobbs & Shaw’ Trailer Is Packed With Everything, Including a Cinematic Remix of JAY-Z’s “Public Service Announcement”

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Following the first trailer for Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw that dropped earlier this year, Universal Pictures drops one last preview of the kinda-sorta buddy action flick, and it’s almost too much to handle — we’re talking superhuman baddies, an ass-kicking blonde bombshell and The Rock literally pulling a plane out the sky, […]

Idris Elba Firmly Supports #MeToo Movement


British actor Idris Elba is closing out 2018 with a bang, His critically acclaimed BBC hit series Luther will make its return to the small screen. People magazine named him as the “sexiest man alive.” Even his daughter was named a Golden Globe ambassador. He is winning. But Elba’s desire is also for women to […]

Idris Elba Will Make His Return to BBC’s ‘Luther’

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Words by: Rashad Grove After three years, the BBC announced the return of its popular drama Luther starring Idris Elba. Luther has garnered rave reviews from audiences in the U.K. and in America. The show has built up a strong following since it first debuted on BBC One in 2010. Since its debut, Luther has consistently […]

‘People’ Made Up for Last Year, Name Idris Elba 2018 Sexiest Man Alive


After People magazine’s disputable choice to put Blake Shelton on the front of its Sexiest Man Alive issue a year ago, the magazine got it right this time. Although Idris Elba should have got this honor years ago, it’s a pleasure to see that this fine specimen is getting the type of recognition that he […]

Idris Elba Joins Jennifer Hudson, Taylor Swift in ‘Cats’ Movie Adaptation

Idris Elba Joins Jennifer Hudson, Taylor Swift in 'Cats' Movie Adaptation

Idris Elba is in finishing up his negotiations to join the cast of the film adaptation of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical Cats. Tom Hooper will helm the star-studded flick, likewise featuring Ian McKellen, Jennifer Hudson, James Corden, and Taylor Swift. This denotes Elba’s second catlike job following his interpretation of Shere Khan in 2016’s, The […]

Idris Elba Wants to Work With A$AP Rocky

Idris Elba Wants to Work With A$AP Rocky

Idris Elba may not be playing James Bond in an up and coming motion picture, however, the British film star wants to with A$AP Rocky in music or acting. Elba, who likewise DJs, talked with Beats 1 radio on Tuesday (Aug. 28) about his association with Rocky, applauding the Testing rapper. “I love A$AP, he’s […]

Ice-T Drags Journalist Who Doubts Idris Elba Can Play James Bond

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Ice-T is not here for the conservative journalist, Katie Hopkins’ shenanigans. He made that clear in a series of tweets on Thursday. After Hopkins said in a meeting that Idris Elba couldn’t play James Bond since he’s Black, Ice-T shot a straightforward reaction summing up his sentiments about her announcement. “This b—h sounds stupid…,” the […]

Idris Elba Adds Fuel to James Bond Rumors With Cryptic Tweet

Idris Elba Add Fuel to James Bond Rumors With Cryptic Tweet

Days after reports circulated suggesting that Idris Elba is a top pick to play James Bond in the upcoming film, he tweeted: “My name’s Elba, Idris Elba”. my name’s Elba, Idris Elba. — Idris Elba (@idriselba) August 12, 2018 Fans are taking it as a major clue that he could be going to go […]

Idris Elba Number One Pick to Play James Bond

Idris Elba Number One Pick to Play James Bond

Sony’s producers are highly considering having Idris Elba play the role of James Bond, and we are oh-so-serious this time around. According to The Indepedent, director Antoine Fuqua and producer Barbara Broccoli discussed switching up the physical attributes of the 007 agent and Elba is the number one pick. In 2014, a hack at Sony […]