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Mr Hudson Wanted Song With Tv Character Luther

9th June 2014

Mr Hudson wanted Idris Elba's fictional character Luther on his new track.The singer-songwriter - who is signed to Kanye West's record label GOOD Music - became determined to enlist the actor-and-DJ on his comeback song,...

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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 a troubled detective in the crime series since 2010, and show producers are currently working...

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Warren Brown To Play First Person To Swim The English Channel

13th December 2013

Luther star Warren Brown is set to play the steamship captain who became the first person to successfully swim the English Channel.The Greatest Englishman will chronicle Captain Matthew Webb's 1875 swim from Dover, England to...

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Detective Drama Luther Gets Big Screen Treatment

28th August 2013

Hit British Tv drama Luther is heading for the big screen.Writer Neil Cross has written a prequel movie script featuring the fictional detective's rise to the top, and he wants to start shooting next year...

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Idris Elba's 'Luther' Hunting Fetishist Serial Killer In Season Three [Preview]

By Michael West | 2nd July 2013

It's finally here. The third series of BBC One's Luther will debut on Tuesday night (July 2, 2013) with the first of four 60 minute episodes. The lengthy instalments will please drama aficionadas, though perhaps...

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Idris Elba Wants To Make Luther Movie

24th June 2013

British actor Idris Elba is hoping to take his popular Tv detective series Luther to the big screen.The Wire star has played Detective Chief Inspector John Luther in the British crime drama for two seasons,...

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The Things They Say: 3731796

24th June 2013

"We pushed the envelope when it came to artistic licence with Luther. He... never changes his clothes. No one ever mentions that!.. Columbo... I was a big fan of him. The idea that Luther doesn't...

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Idris Elba To Become Next James Bond?

26th October 2012

Idris Elba has been tipped to replace Daniel Craig as James Bond.The 'Prometheus' actor is in talks with producer Barbara Broccoli to take over from Daniel as the iconic British spy in the future, making...

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Uncle Luke Enters Miami Mayoral Race

4th February 2011

Veteran hip-hop star LUTHER 'LUKE' CAMPBELL is turning his political dreams into reality - he's officially announced his candidacy for Mayor of Miami-Dade, Florida.The former 2 Live Crew member recently expressed his disappointment with the...

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Rap Veteran 'Luke' Campbell Considering Running For Miami Mayor

18th January 2011

Hip-hop veteran LUTHER 'LUKE' CAMPBELL is preparing to swap rap for politics - he's "seriously" considering running for office as a mayor in Miami, Florida.The former 2 Live Crew member admits he is unsatisfied with...

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Campbell: 'I'm Not A Deadbeat Dad'

1st July 2010

LUTHER 'UNCLE LUKE' CAMPBELL has spoken out to dismiss accusations he's a "deadbeat dad" - insisting his comments were "taken out of context" when he allegedly referred to his children as "sperm donation kids".The rapper-turned-record...

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Unreleased Vandross Duets To Be Released

11th August 2007

Unreleased duets beloved R+B star LUTHER VANDROSS recorded with BEYONCE KNOWLES and FRANK SINATRA are to feature in a new box set of the late star's hits. The comprehensive new four-CD collection, LOVE, LUTHER, features...

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Bosworth To Play Lois Lane

5th January 2005

Movie beauty KATE BOSWORTH will play LOIS LANE in the new SUPERMAN movie, after beating BEYONCE KNOWLES to the much sought-after part. The 21-year-old WONDERLAND actress - the girlfriend of ORLANDO BLOOM - will...

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Oprah Lands Luther Chat

5th May 2004

OPRAH WINFREY has landed the first interview with soul legend LUTHER VANDROSS since he suffered a massive stroke a year ago (APR03). The talk show queen has kept the details of the chat, which...

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Timberlake's Forced Apology

10th February 2004

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE's SUPER BOWL apology at the GRAMMY AWARDS wasn't quite as sincere as it seemed - he was forced to say sorry by TV bosses. The pop star was told he could only...

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Missy Accused Of Poking Fun At Overweight Fans

8th January 2004

Hip-hop star MISSY ELLIOTT has hit back at accusations from her fans she poked fun at overweight people in the video for her latest single PASS THAT DUTCH. The promo, which features a large woman...

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Ailing Luther Tops Radio Airplay

22nd May 2003

As soul singer LUTHER VANDROSS lays in hospital recovering from his stroke, the star's tribute to his late father has become the most requested adult song on radio. On DANCE WITH MY FATHER, Vandross...

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Aretha Prays For Luther

19th May 2003

Soul legend ARETHA FRANKLIN is to stage a candlelit vigil for pal LUTHER VANDROSS, who has been in a coma since suffering a stroke on 16 April (03). Vandross started his career as a...

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