Tag Archives: Idris Elba

Idris Elba is ‘That Guy’

Idris Elba

Idris Elba thinks he’s “that guy” few people recognize on the street despite his fame.The 41-year-old actor has starred in numerous blockbusters over the years, including Thor: The Dark World and Prometheus.But even though he’s super famous, Id... Read More »

Idris Elba is father again

Idris Elba

Idris Elba has welcomed a son.The 41-year-old actor announced he has become a father for the second time via Twitter earlier today. He confirmed the news with a picture of the newborn grasping his finger.“My son Winston Elba was born yesterday. Truly... Read More »

Léa Seydoux: Sex scenes are tough

Léa Seydoux

Léa Seydoux is not a fan of sex scenes.The French actress caused a stir when she starred in Abdellatif Kechiche's Blue Is the Warmest Color, a tale that followed the lesbian love affair of an art student and a teenager. The graphic sex scenes were a m... Read More »

Idris wants a Girls cameo

Idris Elba

Idris Elba has begged to appear in Girls.The actor is best known for serious roles, such as drug dealer Stringer Bell in cult TV show The Wire and late political figure Nelson Mandela in Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.He's now hinted he is ready for som... Read More »

Elba remembers car crash

Idris Elba

Idris Elba "never" wants to flip his car again.The 41-year-old Mandela star lost contact with a gravel road behind the wheel in Finland while filming a racing documentary for BBC2.Although he escaped injury, the moment the wheels flew off the roadway i... Read More »

Perry ‘lands Bizarre gong’

Katy Perry

Katy Perry has been named as 2013’s top Female Icon.The 29-year-old Roar singer received the Bizarre Award from British newspaper The Sun and she is excited about the acknowledgment.Although she is honored, Katy says empowering her female fans is one... Read More »

Idris Elba reflects on 2013

Idris Elba

Idris Elba is happy he "made it through" 2013.The year has been one of mixed emotions for the star, with highs including his casting as Nelson Mandela in Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom and finding out his girlfriend Naiyana Garth is pregnant.He also had... Read More »

Idris: I’ve sacrificed everything

Idris Elba

Idris Elba has sacrificed time with his family for acting roles.The British star can currently be seen playing late anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela in a film adaption of the late South African leader's life.But often Idris' work comes at the expen... Read More »

Idris’ dad cried at Mandela role

Idris Elba

Idris Elba based his portrayal of Nelson Mandela on his late father.The actor stars as the political hero in Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, with the news of Mandela's passing at the age of 95 announced during last night's London premiere.As the actor i... Read More »

Nelson Mandela dead

Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela has passed away.The South African civil rights activist perished in Johannesburg at the age of 95 surrounded by loved ones, according to Deadline.Nelson’s health has been ailing of late and now the nation he led out of apartheid is gri... Read More »