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Mumford And Sons Praise Idris Elba

Mumford & Sons are ''big fans'' of Idris Elba.The 'Little Lion Man' musicians worked with the 'Prometheus' actor on their 2012 video 'Lover of the Light', which he directed and starred in as a blind...

The Queen Mingles With Idris Elba, Daniel Craig At British Film Celebration

The Queen invited many of her closest friends and some of the world's biggest movie stars to Windsor Castle for a special celebration of the British film industry on Thursday night (April 4, 2013). Among...

Idris Elba Stunned By Mandela Role

Idris Elba was ''blown away'' when he was offered the role of Nelson Mandela. The London-born actor was stunned to be told he had won the part of the legendary anti-apartheid activist and former President...

Idris Elba Slept In Car To Avoid 'Bad Energy'

Idris Elba slept in his car for six weeks instead of going home because there was ''bad energy'' in his house. The 'Thor' actor used to drive his car near to his home in New...

Idris Elba Finds Feet Sexy

Idris Elba has a foot fetish. The 40-year-old actor finds the body part particularly sexy and he decided to include his unusual erotic obsession in his script for TV drama 'Pavement Psychologist' - which he...

Can Kylie Minogue Outdo Sienna Miller As Edie Sedgwick?

Kylie Minogue has landed a starring role in a Sky Arts TV comedy based on Andy Warhol's muse Edie Sedgwick. The Australian pop princess - who is dedicating more time to the acting side of...

Idris Elba Lands Dj Residency

The Wire star Idris Elba has signed up for a seven-week residency as Dj in a London nightclub.The British actor, who Djs under the name Driis, will hit the decks at the Love & Liquor...

Quentin Tarantino Ruled Out Brit Idris Elba For Django Role

British actor Idris Elba missed out on starring in Django Unchained because director Quentin Tarantino felt the lead should be played by an American.The moviemaker met with a string of stars including Tyrese Gibson, Terrence...

New Pacific Rim Trailer Pits Humans Vs. Aliens (Again)

Aliens have a pretty nasty habit of generally getting up in earth’s face and attempting to, well, end all existence. However as the new trailer for Pacific Rim shows their constant invasions haven’t got boring...

Pictures: Stars Come Out As Jude Law Honoured Whilst Andrea Riseborough's Outfit Stands Out At The British Independent Film Awards

Jude Law was undoubtedly the biggest star on show at the British Independent Film AwardsThe stars came out in style for the annual British Independent Film Awards at the Old Billingsgate and there were fewer...

Could Sam Mendes Direct The Next James Bond?

The success of Skyfall has been huge, both critically and commercially, with excellent performances on its opening weekend both in the U.K and the U.S. Given the warm reception of the 23rd Bond, portrayed by...

Daniel Craig Joins Johnny Depp As One Of World's Top Paid Actors

Daniel Craig, 44, is officially the highest earning Bond actor of all time and has now risen to become one of the top paid actors in the world. Though there had been murmurings that Craig...

Post Skyfall, Attention Turns To Daniel Craig's Fourth Outing (Or Idris Elba's First)

Skyfall is officially the most successful James Bond movie ever. A behemoth of a movie, directed by Oscar winner Sam Mendes and perhaps establishing Daniel Craig as the best 007 of all time. It's smashed...

James Bond Skyfall Set To Light Up The U.s Box Office

After great commercial and critical success in the U.K, the 23rd instalment of James Bond, Skyfall, is set to take the U.S Box Office by storm, passing the impressive hauls raked in by former Bond...

Idris Elba And Mumford And Sons Collaborate In Beautiful Video For 'Lover Of The Light'

Both Idris Elba and Mumford & Sons are absolutely at the top of their game, so their collaboration in a music video for the band, though somewhat unexpected, is a really good idea on paper....

Luther Returning For "Perfectly Dark, Chillingly-formed" Third Series (Video)

Luther - the BBC's hugely popular crime drama series starring Idris Elba - will return to screens for its third outing in 2013. The news was revealed in a special YouTube video that spoke of...

Emily Blunt The Star Of The 2012 Bazaar Women Of The Year Awards

Emily Blunt at the Bazaar Women Of The Year AwardsThere was an Olympic feel on the red carpet of the Harper's Bazaar Women Of The Year Awards (not to be confused with the Bizarre Women...

Is Idris Elba The Next Man To Take The James Bond Mantle?

Daniel Craig as James Bond - it seems to have worked well, and will continue for another two films after Skyfall, but who can fulfil 007's shoes when Craig's done with the job?Well, Idris Elba...

Could Idris Elba Be The Next James Bond?

With Skyfall already proving to be a hit with audience and critics alike, speculation is already being place on who might replace Daniel Craig as James Bond, with The Wire's Idris Elba the front-runner to...

Idris Elba, Damian Lewis's Odds Slashed To Become Next James Bond

The bookmakers have responded to Naomie Harris' claims that close friend Idris Elba has already met with Barbara Broccoli regarding becoming the next James Bond, after Daniel Craig - who currently stars in Skyfall -...

Idris Elba To Become Next James Bond?

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...

Idris Elba To Replace Daniel Craig As James Bond?

Daniel Craig’s already signed up for two more Bond films, though that hasn’t stopped Bond fanatics pondering who might eventually replace the gruff English gent when he eventually grows tired of being 007. A bit...

So, Just How Bad Is Alex Cross?

Alex Cross, the crime-thriller starring Tyler Perry, hits theaters this weekend on the back of some of the worst reviews of the year. The film, based on the novels of James Patterson, follows Cross, a...

Unprepared Idris Elba Worried About Nelson Mandela Biopic

British actor Idris Elba fears his portrayal of South African civil rights icon Nelson Mandela in an upcoming biopic will be a disaster because he hasn't had enough time to prepare for the role.The Wire...

Thor 2 To Feature 'Major Villain'

'Thor 2' is to feature a ''major, major new antagonist''. The comic book movie will see Chris Hemsworth reprise his role as the titular character, and Marvel Studios President of Production Kevin Feige has revealed...

Idris Elba Shortened Name Because Of Bullies

British actor Idris Elba shortened his first name when he was a teenager because bullies refused to quit taunting him over the feminine-sounding moniker.The Wire star, real name Idrissa Elba, was born to two West...

Downton Abbey On Pair With Kim Kardashian In Tv Ratings

Downton Abbey has triumphed over some of the biggest home-grown shows in the USA, according to Reuters, today (February 8, 2012). The first show of the second series of Downton Abbey attracted around 4.2 million...

Idris Elba Was Inspired By Spider-man

Idris Elba was inspired to become an actor by Spider-Man.The 39-year-old star - who recently won a Golden Globe award for his performance in TV series 'Luther' - claims he was first inspired to take...

Idris Elba Joins U.k. Wrestling Show

Idris Elba has traded The Wire for the ring after signing up to produce a show about wrestling.The actor, best known for playing The Wire's Stringer Bell, is working behind the scenes on upcoming U.K....

Bradley Cooper Named People's Sexiest Man Alive

Bradley Cooper has been named the Sexiest Man Alive by People magazine.The 'Hangover' star has been awarded the annual title by the publication and although he is honoured to win he admits he is shocked...

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