Idris Elba


Studio Pulls Ads for ‘Bastille Day’ Action Movie after Nice Terror Attack

Studiocanal has pulled all advertising in France for its latest film Bastille Day, an action thriller that centers around a bombing attack in Paris, in the wake of the terrorist attack in Nice, France on Thursday that claimed the lives of 84 people and injured more than 100 others.

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The Jungle Book Rocks All Ages at the Book Office

The Jungle Book, a remake of the 1967 Disney classic, grossed the sixth-highest opening weekend for a children’s movie last weekend, as the beloved tale of a boy adopted by a wolves and his journey to manhood dazzled all ages of viewers and earned top critic reviews.

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007 Author: Idris Elba ‘Too Street’ to Play James Bond

In today’s sensitive political landscape, Daniel Craig’s James Bond has thrived as a beta male. While Craig hopes to leave the role less “misogynistic,” Idris Elba, a fan favorite to succeed as the first black 007, is “too street” to play the character, according to franchise author Anthony Horowitz.

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Pierce Brosnan Open to Gay James Bond

It’s been thirteen years since Pierce Brosnan last played James Bond in a 007 movie, in 2002’s Die Another Day – but that didn’t stop the actor from speculating about who could take the reins as the world’s most famous spy when Daniel Crag eventually hangs up the tux.


Idris Elba Breaks 88-Year-Old Land Speed Record in a Bentley

Englishman and award-winning actor Idris Elba went for a drive on a stretch of Welsh beach Sunday afternoon in his Bentley Continental GT, and shattered a nearly 90-year-old British land speed record in the process.