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  • Kim Elba, Idris Elba’s Ex-Wife, Speaks Out … About Her New Marriage!

    Apr 14, 14 by Carlton Jordan 1 Comment


    *Kim Elba, former wife of heartthrob Idris Elba has found a new love and a new life, going in a whole new direction. Glowing as she comes across her first year wedding anniversary to the esteemed Pastor Andrew L. Friar, II, Kim Elba is happy. Balancing the numerous tasks of motherhood, businesswoman and soon-to-be first lady […]

  • Idris Elba Aligns With Samsung To Discover The Next Big Talent

    Mar 26, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Idris Elba is doing his part to give others a big break. According to reports, the actor has teamed with Samsung as a mentor for the company’s online talent competition. Potential competitors that were invited had until March 6 to apply for the competition via Facebook with a two-minute film that highlighed their particular project. […]

  • Idris Elba Wins Top Award from Britain’s Royal Television Society

    Mar 19, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Idris Elba picked up one of the top prizes at Britain’s Royal Television Society Awards in London on Tuesday. The “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” star landed the Best Male Actor Award for his role in U.K. detective series “Luther.” Olivia Colman picked up the Best Actress accolade for crime drama “Broadchurch.” Other winners at […]

  • Idris Elba to Voice Killer Tiger in Disney’s ‘Jungle Book’ Reboot

    Mar 7, 14 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment


    *Idris Elba is in final negotiations to perform the role and provide the voice of the killer tiger Shere Khan in Disney’s update on “The Jungle Book.” Directed by Jon Favreau, the film will be a mix of live action and VFX that is being overseen by Rob Legato, whose VFX credits include “Avatar,” “The […]

  • Idris Elba Joins Thriller ‘Alive Alone’

    Feb 10, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Idris Elba has lined up his next film project. The star of BBC’s “Luther” and “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” has joined Noomi Rapace, Matthias Schoenaerts and Sam Worthington in the thriller “Alive Alone.” Elba stars as an ex-detainee of Guantanamo Bay working as a taxi driver, and Rapace plays a prostitute on the run […]

  • Famous Black Actors Cover the ‘Vanity Fair’ Hollywood Issue (Photos)

    Feb 5, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *Check out Vanity Fair — much props to the diversity on its Hollywood cover. 2013 was a great year for black films: Fruitvale Station, Lee Daniels’ The Butler, 42, The Best Man Holiday, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom and 12 Years a Slave. And some of the films’ actors are featured on Hollywood’s hottest ensemble […]