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  • Idris Elba Confirms Role in ‘Star Trek Beyond’…Then Breakdances (Watch)

    Jul 14, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Idris Elba all but confirmed he’s starring in the upcoming “Star Trek Beyond” movie by appearing in a charity video with his co-stars Chris Pine, Zoe Saldana, Zachary Quinto, Simon Pegg, Karl Urban, Anton Yelchin and John Cho. The video plugs a new initiative that will benefit organizations like Make s Wish, St. Jude Children’s […]

  • Idris Elba Namechecks Stringer Bell, Luther in Remix Rap (Listen)

    Jun 4, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *When he’s not acting or breaking sound barriers in cars, Idris Elba moonlights as a DJ and rapper. His latest offering is a guest appearance on a British grime track, where he raps about some of his most famous characters. The just-released remix to U.K. grime artist Skepta’s song “Shutdown” features the actor namechecking Stringer […]

  • Idris Elba Breaks U.K. Land Speed Record in Discovery’s ‘No Limits’

    May 8, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *As part of his Discovery Channel miniseries “Idris Elba: No Limits,” the “Luther” star broke the “Flying Mile” U.K. land speed record that was last set in 1927 by Sir Malcolm Campbell, according to a press release from Bentley, which provided the car. Elba got it done in Continental GT Speed, hitting a top speed […]

  • MC Lyte Compares Iggy Azalea to Idris Elba

    Apr 29, 15 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments


    *Eve and Jill Scott may take issue with Australian rapper Iggy Azalea and her “blaccent,” but MC Lyte has no problem with her rapping style, saying it’s not unlike British actor Idris Elba mimicking an American accent for a role. “Every time we see an English actor, they’re putting it on to act like an […]

  • Franz Drameh Joins CW’s Upcoming ‘Arrow’ and ‘Flash’ Spinoff

    Apr 23, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *The CW is squeezing yet another spinoff into its DC Comics lineup, with British actor Franz Drameh scoring a plum role. “Arrow” and “Flash” will be joined by an as-yet-untitled show described by the network as a supehero team-up series. Brandon Routh will appear as Ray Palmer/the Atom; “The Flash’s” Victor Garber will pop up as Dr. Martin Stein; […]

  • Guess Who K. Michelle Wants Back?!

    Apr 20, 15 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *She wants him back! K. Michelle revealed in a Q&A interview which of her exes she wants to rekindle a relationship with. Annnd the lucky feller is none other than …. Idris Elba! “I make it very clear with my exes from the beginning, they know me, they know I write songs about them,” she […]