Idris Elba

THE SOURCE MAGAZINE FRONT COVER (MAY ISSUE) – IDRIS ELBA

Via The Lala Report An actor on the front cover of the Source Magazine. Hmmmm…. Interesting… times have really changed. Wouldn’t it have been a good idea to feature the late Nate Dogg on the front cover??? What the hell is Simon Cowell’s name doing there???? And don’t even get me started on Jessie J. The Source must be desperate for content these days.

WHITE SUPREMACISTS URGE THOR BOYCOTT OVER CASTING OF BLACK ACTOR (IDRIS ELBA) AS NORSE GOD

 Source Via The Guardian A US white supremacist group has called for a boycott of the Kenneth Branagh-directed superhero movie Thor on the grounds that a black actor has been cast in the role of a Norse god. The Council of Conservative Citizens is upset that London-born Idris Elba, star of The Wire and BBC detective series Luther as well as a number of Hollywood films, is to play deity Heimdall in the Marvel Studios feature. The group, which opposes inter-racial marriage []

UK NEWS: IDRIS ELBA NOMINATED FOR A GOLDEN GLOBE

Idris Elba has received a Best Actor Golden Globe nomination for his role in the hit BBC crime drama Luther. In response to the news the actor told USA Today, “I’m flabbergasted and in shock. But at least I’m on set and I can channel that emotion back into my work.” Congratulations Idris.

MERRY DRIISMAS: IDRIS ELBA SET TO HOST CHRISTMAS EVENT IN LONDON

Come join me & @headshell for DriisMas in London on 18 Dec TIX @ http://bit.ly/driismas — Idris Elba (@idriselba) December 4, 2010 Actor Idris Elba will host the event Merry Driismas and a Dance Off New Year on Saturday 18 December at the Maze Inn, 95 Bramley Road, Oakwood, London, N14 3EY, 11:00pm til 3.00am. Ticket price £25.00. Click HERE to purchase tickets. ……………………………………………….. I predict that this event will go down a storm. I also predict that the event will attract []

FILM TRAILER – LEGACY

It’s good to see British born actor Idris Elba in yet another Hollywood blockbuster. The less time Idris has to make ‘music’ the better! Film synopsis via Social Writers Blog Black Ops operative, Malcolm Gray lives in a run-down apartment in Brooklyn after he and his team mates were captured and tortured when they were sent to hunt down an elusive arms dealer. Now back home, he has a new mission which is to take down the man responsible for his capture, []

UK MUSIC: IDRIS ELBA – ‘HOLD ON’

British actor Idris Elba has been out there promoting his musical endeavours for sometime now, but this is the first time I’ve actually bothered to listen to one of his tracks, and I’m now wishing I hadn’t bothered clicking on the play button. Idris should stick to what he is good at  – ACTING!!! I am guessing that he  surrounds himself with a bunch of sycophant ‘yes men” because Hold On is hilariously bad. And can somebody please tell me when Idris []

VIDEO: INTERVIEW WITH IDRIS ELBA

Check out PunchBowl Blog’s exclusive interview with actor, singer and DJ  Idris Elba.  The man really is a jack of all trades. Soon we will be able to add director, producer and brain surgeon to that list.