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Idris Elba Signs Up For U.k. Civil Rights Tv Drama

The Luther actor will executive produce Guerrilla, a six-episode limited series directed, written, and co-executive produced by 12 Years a Slave screenwriter John Ridley. The series is described as a love story...

Idris Elba To Star In Sky Atlantic Drama 'Guerrilla'

Idris Elba will be starring in a new political drama for Sky Atlantic set in 1970s London. Titled ‘Guerrilla’, it will be Elba’s first small-screen drama since BBC1’s ‘Luther’. The six-part series is set to...

Ryan Reynolds And Drake Named Gq's Most Stylish Men In The World

The trio is joined by Tom Hardy, Eddie Redmayne, Future, Diplo, Harry Styles, and others who have been praised for their sharp dressed style and red carpet looks. "No disrespect to...

Idris Elba's Inspiration

Idris Elba thought acting was ridiculous - until his ''beautiful'' drama teacher gave him the confidence to ''think outside the box''.The 43-year-old 'Luther' actor went to an all boys school and although he was introduced...

Idris Elba And Dance Legend Fatboy Slim In Music Collaboration

In addition to his acting career, Idris is a respected DJ and collaborated with the Rockafella Skank musician, real name Norman Cook, on a track for his new film Bastille Day....

Will.i.am Promises Aid On Refugee Visit

Will, who acted as a judge on the final of TV singing contest The Voice U.K. on Saturday (09Apr16), visited the camp with the charity Care4Calais the next day in an attempt to...

Naomi Campbell Taught Hadid Sisters Her Runway Walk In Hotel Corridor

The British stunner is impressed by the siblings' work ethic and she has taken the fashion newcomers under her wing. "Bella asked me last year if I'd mentor her and I said...

The Shining Sequel Coming To The Big Screen

Bestselling novel Doctor Sleep, which was released in 2013, is being adapted by Oscar winning writer Akiva Goldsman. Goldsman won his Oscar for the big screen adaptation of A Beautiful Mind and also penned the...

No Wild Nights For Idris Elba

Idris Elba no longer parties hard. The 43-year-old actor - who has children Isan, 14, with ex-wife Kim Norgaard and Winston, two, with former girlfriend Naiyana Garth - insists his hard partying days are behind...

Naomi Campbell Shuts Down Idris Elba Rumours

Rumours the pair were an item sparked after the pair were spotted on a night out in London just days before Idris split from girlfriend Naiyana Garth in February (16). However the...

Naomi Campbell: 'Don't Diss Ashley Graham'

The British model is known for her outspoken nature, which she has now used to defend plus-size fashion star Ashley. Cheryl commented on the curvaceous model's Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover, revealing she felt putting...

Hank The Octopus, Becky The Loon, The Otters: Meet The Cast Of Finding Dory!

'Finding Dory' is definitely on the way now, and with it a whole host of lovable new characters. It takes place just a year after the events of 'Finding Nemo', even if it's taken more...

Idris Elba: 'Acting Is My Therapy'

Hinting at issues that may have contributed to his recent split from girlfriend Naiyana Garth, the mother of his two-year-old son Winston, Idris blamed his poor romantic track record on his downtime from acting. The...

Idris Elba And Dominic West Reunite For Finding Dory

The British actors starred against each other as criminal Stringer Bell and Detective Jimmy MCNulty respectively between 2002 and 2004, and they managed to land the same project, the children's animation Finding Dory, the sequel...

Idris Elba And Ben Whishaw Land Bafta Tv Nominations

The Wire star scores a nomination from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) for his role in Luther, while Whishaw is in the frame for the prize for thriller London...

Idris Elba: 'I Haven't Spoken To Anyone Official About 007'

Film fans appear to have already made up their minds about who will replace Daniel Craig when he turns his back on Bond, with Elba and Homeland's Damian Lewis leading the race, but...

New Jungle Book 'Looks Different From Anything Else'

Based on Rudyard Kipling's collective works and the Walt Disney 1967 animated film, the updated fantasy adventure film tells the tale of a boy raised by wolves and other jungle animals.A-list actors, including Scarlett Johansson,...

Richard Madden 'Romancing Laura Whitmore'

Scottish star Richard, 29, who rose to fame playing Robb Stark in Game of Thrones, has becomes one of Britain’s hottest exports, with roles like Prince Charming in Cinderella under his belt. He can next...

Idris Elba Takes Proud Mum To Buckingham Palace

The Luther star was accompanied by his Ghanaian-born mother as he proudly pledged to "fly the East End flag" when receiving his honour from the Duke of Cambridge. His Sierra Leonean father, Winston, after whom...

Dominic West: 'Affairs? What's The Big Deal'

The British actor knows a thing to two about cheating thanks to his role in hit TV show The Affair. The groundbreaking series looks at an affair from both the man’s and woman’s perspective, with...

Idris Elba Loved Getting Silly For Zootopia

The British Actor has recently won two SAG awards in January for performances in both film (Beasts of No Nation) and television (Luther), and sparking the #OscarsSoWhite protests when he failed to earn an Academy...

Stephen King Confirms Idris Elba As The Lead Star Of 'The Dark Tower'

Stephen King has finally revealed who is going to play the main character in the long-awaited movie adaptation of his self-described magnum opus 'The Dark Tower'. Idris Elba will take on the role of the...

Naomie Harris: 'Daniel Craig Deserves More Respect As James Bond'

The British beauty has starred alongside the 47-year-old in two 007 movies, including last year's (15) smash hit Spectre, and while it's believed the movie will be Daniel's last outing as the superspy, Naomie thinks...

Idris Elba And Matthew Mcconaughey To Enter The Dark Tower

The fantasy film has been in development for several years, with talk of turning the stories into films arising shortly after the books were published in the 1980s."The thing is, it's been a looong (sic)...

'Spotlight' Wins Big, As Independent Spirit Awards Celebrate Diversity

Spotlight was the big winner at last night’s Independent Spirit Awards, taking home five gongs, including best feature. The ceremony, which was held at Santa Monica Beach, included many references to the ongoing diversity debate...

Goldie Receives Mbe Medal

The 50-year-old received the honour from The Prince of Wales for his contributions to music and the arts. "It's a bit of a shocker but a very, very beautiful thing to happen,"...

Jude Law Recruits Celebrities For Refugee Campaign

The Alfie star visited migrant "jungle" camps in Calais and Dunkirk in France earlier this month (Feb16) and was so horrified by the conditions that he decided to create the campaign to urge...

Rebel Wilson Swaps Numbers With Idris Elba

The Beasts of No Nation actor recently split up from make-up artist Naiyana Garth, his girlfriend of three years and mother of his son Winston, according to reports published earlier this month (Feb16)....

Rebel Wilson Courts Controversy At Baftas

The Australian star took to the stage at London's Royal Opera House to hand out the Best Supporting Actor gong. During her speech she poked fun at the ongoing issue of diversity in Hollywood, which...

Idris Elba Replaces Charlie Hunnam In Romantic Drama

The Beasts of No Nation star is in negotiations to star in the drama about a couple of plane crash survivors who fall in love. Hunnam and Gone Girl star Rosamund Pike...

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