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Idris Elba To Make Glastonbury Festival Debut

3rd April 2014

Actor Idris Elba is set to make his debut at Britain's Glastonbury festival later this year (14).The Mandela: Long Walk...

Which One Of These Actors Should Play Tupac?

28th March 2014

18 years after the murder of Tupac Shakur the rapper will be bought back to life, this time not by...

Idris Elba Is Many Things, But Is A Rapper One Of Them?

26th March 2014

Idris Elba is plenty of things, but unfortunately a natural born rapper is not one of them. The Thor: The...

Idris Elba Shows Off Rapping Skills At Mr Hudson Gig

26th March 2014

British actor Idris Elba showcased his rapping skills on Monday night (24Mar14) when he made a surprise appearance on stage...

Andy Serkis Gets His Very Own Precious: 'The Jungle Book'

21st March 2014

Andy Serkis, who hit worldwide notoriety for portraying the character of Gollum in The Lord of The Rings films, is...

Andy Serkis To Direct The Jungle Book

21st March 2014

Andy Serkis will direct a live-action version of 'The Jungle Book'.The 49-year-old actor has his sights set on the adaptation...

Fruitful Rts Awards Haul For 'Broadchurch' And Olivia Colman

19th March 2014

It was a big but unsurprisingly fertile evening for ITV’s ‘Broadchurch’ at last night’s RTS awards. The detective drama won...

Idris Elba Honoured At Royal Television Society Awards

19th March 2014

Actor Idris Elba picked up one of the top prizes at Britain's Royal Television Society Awards in London on Tuesday...

What Can We Expect From Disney's New 'Jungle Book' Movie?

10th March 2014

Another childhood classic we all know and love is headed for a complete reboot, but what do we need to...

Idris Elba Lands Shere Khan Voice In Live Action 'Jungle Book'

7th March 2014

From the mean streets of Baltimore to Mowgli’s Jungle, Idris Elba’s career path hasn’t exactly been typical of a British...

Idris Elba To Voice Shere Khan In The Jungle Book Reboot

7th March 2014

British star Idris Elba is set to voice the killer tiger in an upcoming reboot of The Jungle Book.The actor...

Idris Elba To Voice Tiger In Jungle Book Remake

7th March 2014

Idris Elba will voice tiger Shere Khan in a remake of 'The Jungle Book'. The 41-year-old actor, who recently played...

Fascinating Fact: 4083768

25th February 2014

Idris Elba's hit British Tv drama Luther is set to be remade for Russian audiences. The Wire star has portrayed...

Idris Elba Joins Tv Talent Show

16th February 2014

British actor Idris Elba has joined a new Tv talent show.The Wire star will act as a mentor on a...

Jeremy Piven Admires Tom Hardy's 'Balls'

13th February 2014

Jeremy Piven admires Tom Hardy's ''balls''.The 'Mr Selfridge' star admits that while he has never seen the 'The Dark Knight...

Idris Elba Joins Thriller Alive Alone

10th February 2014

Idris Elba has been cast in 'Alive Alone'.The 'Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom' actor will star as male lead Jamal...

Idris Elba Embarrassed By Semi-naked Twitter Photo

17th January 2014

British actor Idris Elba was left mortified after mistakenly posting a semi-naked photograph on Twitter.com, because he only intended to...

Idris Elba Shrugs Off Golden Globes Loss

16th January 2014

Idris Elba insists he doesn't mind missing out on a Golden Globe. The 41-year-old actor was nominated for the Best...

Chris Martin Buys £400k Painting

14th January 2014

Chris Martin spent a staggering £400,000 on a painting.The Coldplay frontman splashed out the huge sum for a one-of-a-kind design...

Idris Loses Golden Globe Hopes For 'Mandela' And 'Luther'

13th January 2014

Idris Elba loses out on a Golden Globe gong for Best Actor in 'Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom' as Matthew...

Chris Martin Spends £400,000 On Banksy Painting

13th January 2014

Chris Martin splashed out £400,000 on a painting.The Coldplay frontman happily forked out the huge sum for a one-of-a-kind design...

Idris Elba Began Driving Aged 14

13th January 2014

British actor Idris Elba secretly bought and illegally drove a car when he was aged just 14.The Wire star obtained...

Idris Elba Questions Naomie Harris Snub

9th January 2014

Idris Elba is confused by Naomie Harris' BAFTA snub.Both 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' stars failed to secure nominations in...

The Things They Say: 4014435

8th January 2014

"I've got to think about a speech because you play someone like Nelson Mandela, you have to say something really...

Idris Elba's Globe Confusion

8th January 2014

Idris Elba doesn't know where to sit at the Golden Globe awards.The 41-year-old actor is nominated for Best Actor prizes...

The Things They Say: 4013463

8th January 2014

"I have a little bit of a crush on Jennifer Lawrence at the moment. Beautiful." Actor Idris Elba has the...

Chiwetel Ejiofor: Oscar Buzz Is Nice

8th January 2014

Chiwetel Ejiofor doesn't want to demean his role in '12 Years a Slave' by discussing awards buzz.The 36-year-old actor has...

Idris Elba Aroused By Bow Ties

6th January 2014

Idris Elba gets aroused by wearing a bow tie. The 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' actor joked that getting dressed...

Idris Elba Spent Hours In Make-up For Mandela Role

6th January 2014

Idris Elba spent hours in make-up every day for 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom'. The 41-year-old actor - who plays...

Idris Elba Wanted To Show 'Real' Mandela

5th January 2014

Idris Elba wanted to portray Nelson Mandela as a ''real'' person.The British actor was conscious of emphasising the human side...

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