*Actor Idris Elba dropped by Detroit radio station 97.9  WJLB mornings with Coco Foolish and Mr. Chase to promote his new movie “Takers” dropping this Friday, August 13. The movie stars Elba along with Chris Brown, T.I., Hayden Christensen, Paul Walker, Michael Ealy, and Matt Dillon.

He had the ladies from the office going crazy and people coming all over metro Detroit for the chance to meet the actor.

Although he was at the studio the discuss “Takers,” he delved into everything from who he was dating to a little bit of freestyling,

Scroll below for a photo of Elba and the radio crew and videos of the interview and Elba’s freestyling:

Idris Elba (second from right) with the 97.9 WJLB radio crew

Idris Elba (second from right) with the 97.9 WJLB radio crew

Listen to the audio of the rest of Elba’s time in the studio:

PART 2-Idris talks to some female listeners

Scroll down for promo shots of “Takers”: