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Anthony Horowitz Issues Apology For "Too Street" Comment About Idris Elba

After being dragged through the mud for his comment on actor Idris Elba being “too street” to play James Bond, author Anthony Horowitz has issued an apology. Hours after the comment, Horowitz went on Twitter to issue the apology. I'm really sorry my comments about Idris Elba have caused offence [full statement attached] — […]

James Bond Author Expresses Why Idris Elba Should Not Play Bond. Is It Racist

The author of the iconic book turned movie series, James Bond, ruffled a few feathers Tuesday morning with a comment that’s become the prevalent topic of social media today. While doing an interview with the Daily Mail, Anthony Horowitz, who is promoting his new novel, Trigger Mortis, spoke on why he doesn’t see Black actor […]

Idris Elba Becomes First Man To Cover Maxim Magazine

For the first time in the publication’s history, a man appears on MAxim’s cover The summer just got a little hotter for women around the world. British actor Idris Elba graces the cover of Maxim Magazine‘s September issue, which makes him the first man to cover the mag by himself. Maxim, famous for featuring gorgeous […]

Idris Elba May Not Play ‘James Bond’ After All

Idris Elba playing the infamous 007 is looking less and less like a reality The rumor started with the man who currently plays James Bond, Daniel Craig. About four years ago, Craig said he thought Elba would make a great Bond, and in the blink of an eye, the rumor had gone viral. The internet was abuzz […]

Kanye West Named Most Stylish Man of the Year by GQ

Because duh. It was a battle between two very appropriate candidates. Idris Elba and Kanye West squared off to claim GQ’s Most Stylish Man of 2014. When it came down to the final decision, all fingers pointed to Kanye. Fair enough but no one can deny Idris Elba was pretty tough competition. Ye’s been outspoken as to how […]

Dave Chappelle Tells Of A Time He Might’ve Purchased Weed From Idris Elba

More interesting tidbits from the wide world of Dave This week, Dave Chappelle will be one of several “Men of the Year” to grace the prestigious cover of GQ, and in a very rare interview, Chappelle touches on everything his fans and critics want to know, including getting back into film, his early, and career-defining […]

Taraji P. Henson Talks New Film ‘No Good Deed’

Terri (Taraji P. Henson) is a devoted wife and mother of two, living an ideal suburban life in Atlanta when Colin (Idris Elba), a charming but dangerous escaped convict, shows up at her door claiming car trouble. Terri offers her phone to help him but soon learns that no good deed goes unpunished as she finds herself fighting for […]

Idris Elba & Girlfriend Welcome a Baby Boy

Soon enough there will be a smaller version of Idris Elba running around, how lucky are we?  The British actor shared the big news with his Twitter fans yesterday tweeting, “My son Winston Elba was born yesterday..Truly amazing :-)” The Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom star also tweeted a breathtaking picture of Winston holding onto […]

Film Review: ‘Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom’

The Source Magazine attended a special screening of the Weinstein Company’s “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom,” this week. The event was hosted by Anna Wintour, Burberry and U2. Bono & The Edge were in attendance to celebrate the original song “Ordinary Day” that they wrote for the film and honor the Mandela family. Zenani Mandela was in attendance. 

Idris Elba, Naomie Harris & More attend ‘Mandela’ New York Premiere

“Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom,” opens in New York and Los Angeles on November 29 and nationwide on December 25. Ashanti, Michael Strahan, Kevin Liles and June Ambrose were a few of the celebs who joined Idris Elba and Naomie Harris at the star-studded premiere, which was supported in part by DeLeón Tequila.