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Idris Elba launching new relationship podcast with wife Sabrina

Idris Elba is taking some time away from screens big and small to tackle relationships in a new medium with wife Sabrina Dhowre. The Luther star and his spouse have signed up for an Audible-exclusive podcast called Coupledom, where they will discuss the trials and tribulations they have faced throughout their relationship.
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Idris Elba Joins the Fast and Furious Spinoff, GUNDAM Gets Live-Action Treatment, and More!

Read below for today’s headlines from the world of geek news, or listen along through Alexa or iTunes. Idris Elba is set to join the upcoming Fast and Furious spinoff “Hobbs and Shaw” as the movie’s main villain. The film stars Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham returning to their roles as special agent Luke Hobbs and criminal mastermind Deckard Shaw, an unlikely team-up in the Fast and Furious universe. Hobbs and Shaw opens in theaters on July 26th, 2019.

Black Superman Is 'Lazy'; Detests Idris Elba In Role Says Marvel Writer

Nnedi Okorafor, a Nigerian-American writer of fantasy and science fiction for both children and adults and who has written for Marvel, states the Black Superman is "a lazy sad useless idea." Okorafor has written Shuri comics for Marvel as well as worked on the Marvel 616 documentary for Disney Plus...
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The Suicide Squad: See Idris Elba as Bloodsport in Director James Gunn's Supervillain Sequel

DC fans are ready to return to the theaters to see The Suicide Squad on the big screen. Writer and director James Gunn gave them a taste of what's to come Friday, posting an image from a scene featuring Idris Elba and costars. "Squad Undercover in Corto Maltese, he captioned the photo of Elba as Bloodsport, Daniela Melchior as Ratcatcher 2, Peter Capaldi as The Thinker and David Dastmalchian as Polka Dot Man.

James Gunn Reveals New Image of Idris Elba as Bloodsport in 'The Suicide Squad'

The Suicide Squad director James Gunn recently took to Instagram to share a new image from the highly-anticipated DC Comics film. The shot was accompanied by the caption, “Squad Undercover in Corto Maltese: Ratcatcher 2, The Thinker, Bloodsport, & Polka Dot Man in #TheSuicideSquad,” seemingly alluding to other characters from the film played by Daniela Melchior, Peter Capaldi, Idris Elba and David Dastmalchian.

Idris Elba Universal Thriller ‘Beast’ Adds Trio, Production Starts In South Africa

South African actor Sharlto Copley, Iyana Halley and Leah Sava Jeffries have joined the Idris Elba Universal-Will Packer movie Beast, which started production in South Africa. Elba stars as Dr. Nate Samuels, a recently widowed husband who returns to South Africa, where he first met his wife, on a long-planned trip with their teenage daughters to a game reserve managed by an old family friend and wildlife biologist. But what begins as a journey of healing jolts into a fearsome fight for survival when a rogue lion, a survivor of blood-thirsty poachers who now sees all humans as the enemy, begins stalking them.

New ‘The Suicide Squad’ Image Teases Idris Elba, Peter Capaldi, and David Dastmalchian Undercover

Today, James Gunn posted on his Twitter account another sneak peek at his upcoming film, The Suicide Squad. In his tweet, he attached a picture of actors Idris Elba (Bloodsport), David Dastmalchian (Polka-Dot Man), and Peter Capaldi (The Thinker) strutting through what looks like some sort of nightclub. The lighting is low, there's a pillar-esque statue covered in some tacky wallpaper, and a woman in the background is either deeply concerned by their appearance, or harshly judging Dastmalchian's clashing clothing patterns.
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Idris Elba reveals start date for upcoming ‘Luther’ movie

If you’ve been patiently waiting for updates on Idris Elba‘s new Luther movie, have we got good news for you!. According to a report by Variety, Elba has recently revealed the long-awaited film adaptation of his uber-popular BBC series “Luther” is set to start production later this year. While speaking...

Idris Elba reveals when Luther movie will begin filming

Idris Elba has given a promising update about the long-awaited movie adaptation of the popular BBC series Luther. Speaking to Variety, the series star (as well as actor and executive producer for the movie) announced that the film will start filming later this year. "We go into production, fingers crossed,...

Idris Elba Confirms Luther Movie Begins Filming This Year

Idris Elba says that the Luther movie is going into production this year. The BBC star talked to Variety about the beloved series. People have been wondering about the status of this project for years now. But, Elba had some good news to send them off into the weekend. People continue to ask the Hobbs & Shaw actor at every turn about everyone’s troubled detective. BBC obviously couldn’t forget about this size of a crossover hit. Doctor Who and other programs can help carry the torch. But, Luther would be an immense draw on any streaming service. There was some fear that viewers might have forgotten, but the response to this news online seems to indicate that people love Elba in this role and would like as much as they can get.

Luther Movie To Begin Filming In September, Idris Elba Reveals

The much-anticipated Luther film will go into production in September, Idris Elba has revealed. The actor, who plays the titular character DCI John Luther, said he's 'so excited' to get to work on the movie. "We go into production, fingers crossed, in September," the 48-year-old told Variety yesterday (21 May).