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Idris Elba Needs To Dj

Idris Elba won't star in a film unless producers still allow him to DJ on the side.The 42-year-old star has revealed that, when he's making movies, he always asks production companies to allow him to...

Idris Elba Dropped By Record Label

Idris Elba has been dropped by his record label.The 42-year-old actor and musician signed to Parlophone less than a year ago but has revealed his music was ''not commercial enough'' for the company.He admitted: ''The...

Idris Elba Dismisses James Bond Rumours

Idris Elba believes the chances of him playing James Bond are ''gone''.The 'Luther' actor has been backed by countless famous faces to become the next actor to play the iconic spy in the film franchise...

Idris Elba Blames Daniel Craig For James Bond Rumours

Most of us would be pretty happy if we were continually linked to playing James Bond, but Idris Elba has expressed frustration at the subject continually being brought up. He believes that, even if the...

Daniel Craig To Blame For Idris Elba Bond Rumours

The Luther actor is adamant Craig, who is currently shooting his fourth film as the superspy, touted him as potential replacement in an interview several years ago and effectively ruined his chance to...

Idris Elba Scrapes Rally Car Ahead Of Race

The Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom actor took part in the Circuit of Ireland rally on Saturday (04Apr15) but he hit a snag before the rally began when he damaged to the car...

Simon Pegg Is 'Barely Able To Talk' Due To Star Trek Pressure

Simon Pegg feels under such pressure writing 'Star Trek 3' he's ''barely able to speak''.The 45-year-old star is co-writing the much-anticipated new sci-fi movie and has joked that the strain of the job is taking...

Sir Roger Moore Denies 'Unrealistic' Black Bond Statements

British star Idris Elba has been touted as a contender for the superspy role when current actor Daniel Craig steps down, and Moore, 87, was asked about his opinion on who should take...

Roger Moore: 'A Black Bond Is Unrealistic'

Elba has been long touted as a contender for the role when current star Daniel Craig steps down, even receiving support from another former Bond, Pierce Brosnan. However, Moore is convinced a...

Roger Moore Denies Racism Over Idris Elba James Bond Comments

Roger Moore has attempted to clarify the comments he made about the possibility of Idris Elba becoming the next James Bond, after he was accused of racism. In the interview conducted with Paris Match magazine,...

Idris Elba Caught Up In Film Set Fire Drama

The Thor star was on the set when firefighters raced to the location to stop the blaze from spreading to office blocks nearby. A WENN photographer, who captured the drama, says, "The...

Idris Elba Designing Clothing Line

The Wire star is teaming up with the brand's design director James Holder to produce a premium line to be sold in autumn and winter (15). Elba will also become the face...

Idris Elba In Talks For Star Trek 3

Idris Elba is in talks to play the villain in 'Star Trek 3'.The 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' actor is in early talks for a role in the latest installment of the sci-fi franchise, Variety...

Idris Elba In Talks To Play Villain In 'Star Trek 3'

Idris Elba is in early negotiations to play the villain in Star Trek 3, which is to be directed by Justin Lin. The primary cast of Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Simon Pegg, Zoe Saldana and...

Idris Elba In Talks To Play Star Trek Villain

A day after it was confirmed he had replaced Jamie Foxx in star-studded thriller The Trap, Elba is reportedly close to signing on for the bad guy role in director Justin Lin's first...

Idris Elba To Replace Jamie Foxx In Harmony Korine's 'The Trap'

Idris Elba is to replace Jamie Foxx in Hamony Korine's movie The Trap and will star in one of the most glittering casts of the year opposite Benicio Del Toro, Robert Pattinson, James Franco and...

Idris Elba Replacing Jamie Foxx In Crime Thriller

Foxx was originally cast opposite Benicio Del Toro, but he has unexpectedly pulled out of the project, leaving the Luther star to take his place. The movie also stars another Brit, Robert...

Beyonce To Star In The Big Short?

Beyonce could be set to star in 'The Big Short'.The 'Drunk In Love' hitmaker is rumoured to have joined the star studded cast of the upcoming film adaptation of Michael Lewis' book of the same...

U.s. Adaptation Of Luther Delayed

The Pacific Rim star signed on to executive produce the U.S. adaptation last year (14), but he won't be reprising his role as the obsessive title character, homicide detective John Luther, for the...

Will Smith Wants Idris Elba For 007

Will Smith is backing Idris Elba to be the next James Bond.The 'Focus' actor believes the 'Luther' star is the sure favourite to take the part when Daniel Craig gives it up, insisting his race...

Cinemas Boycott Netflix's $12 Million Purchase 'Beasts Of No Nation'

Beasts of No Nation, Cary Fukunaga's African war drama that was acquired by Netflix for $12 million, may only be shown in 200 to 250 independent theaters after Regal, AMC and Cinemark committed to boycotting...

'Luther' Is Back! Idris Elba Begins Filming Special Episodes In East London [Pictures]

Idris Elba was all smiles yesterday (March 2nd), as he began filming scenes for two special episodes of his hit BBC detective series ‘Luther', which are set to air later this year. The 42 year...

David Beckham Praises 'Beautiful Wife' Victoria Beckham

David Beckham praised his ''beautiful wife'' Victoria Beckham after treating her to a date night on Sunday (01.03.15). The former footballer - who has children, Brooklyn, 15, Romeo, 12, Cruz, nine, and three-year-old Harper, with...

Idris Elba Struggled For Work As Youngster

Idris Elba didn't work for three years as a youngster.The 42-year-old actor moved to New York in the late 1990s in a bid to make his dream of becoming a Hollywood actor come true, but...

Trio Return For Avengers: Age Of Ultron

Anthony Mackie, Hayley Atwell and Idris Elba will all reprise their Marvel Universe characters in 'Avengers: Age of Ultron'.A new poster previewing the much-anticipated movie has revealed that all three stars will return to the...

Neil Patrick Harris Hosts In Underwear

Neil Patrick Harris stripped to his underwear while presenting the Academy Awards.The Oscars presenter paid homage to one of the evening's biggest winner, 'Birdman' - which picked up four awards - by stepping out on...

Neil Patrick Harris Hosts In Underwear

Neil Patrick Harris stripped to his underwear while presenting the Academy Awards.The Oscars presenter paid homage to one of the evening's biggest winner, 'Birdman' - which picked up four awards - by stepping out on...

Sean Penn And Girlfriend Charlize Theron Look Loved Up At 'The Gunman's' UK Premiere [Pictures]

Charlize Theron accompanied boyfriend Sean Penn to the UK premiere of his new movie The Gunman on Monday night, braving the London rain to walk the red carpet together. The couple, who have known each...

Pierce Brosnan: "Next Bond Should Be Idris Elba Or Colin Salmon"

Pierce Brosnan, whom previously played 007 four times between 1995 and 2002, says the next James Bond should be played by one of two black actors: Idris Elba or Colin Salmon. The Luther star remains...

Pierce Brosnan Backs Idris Elba As Next James Bond

Pierce Brosnan thinks Idris Elba should play James Bond.The 61-year-old star - who appeared in the role of the iconic spy in four films from 1994 to 2002 - has given his backing to Elba,...

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