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Idris Elba seeks money for rural farmers affected by coronavirus

Apr 21, 2020 - 9:58 AM

Elba is seeking another $200 million in donations to help small-scale farmers so that the coronavirus lockdown 'doesn't spark a hunger crisis'

Idris Elba tests positive for coronavirus

Mar 17, 2020 - 7:23 AM

'Now is the time to really think about social distancing, washing your hands,' says the actor

'SERIOUS THREAT.' The actor urges followers to take the novel coronavirus threat seriously after he tests positive – even if he hasn't shown symptoms. Photo from Idris Elba's Instagram

LOOK: Rachelle Ann Go meets Idris Elba

Dec 19, 2018 - 7:00 AM

The Schuyler sisters and the Sexiest Man Alive share a moment at Hamilton West End

PHOTO OP. 'Hamilton' stars Courtney Mae Briggs, Allyson Brown, and Rachelle Ann Go snap a photo with Idris Elba, who watched the show on West End. Screenshot from

Idris Elba in final talks to play baddie in 'Fast and Furious' spinoff

Jul 07, 2018 - 6:35 PM

The British actor will act opposite Jason Statham and Dwayne Johnson in 'Hobbs and Shaw'

IDRIS ELBA. The actor is in negotiations to play the main villain in 'Hobbs and Shaw.' Screenshot from

'The Dark Tower' review: Flaccid fantasy

Sep 03, 2017 - 4:40 PM

[Stephen] King s mythology is sorely wasted

Berita selebriti hari ini: Kamis, 4 Mei 2017

May 04, 2017 - 9:41 AM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

WATCH: Idris Elba auctions off a date with himself

Jan 13, 2017 - 10:26 AM

Hi there Idris Elba here I d like you to be my Valentine That s right love just you and me no one else around just us says Idris in a video for a charity auction

Screengrab from YouTube/Omaze

Idris Elba addresses James Bond rumors

Jul 23, 2016 - 10:28 AM

If it was to happen it would be the will of a nation says Idris on fans insistence that he will be the next James Bond

epa05434458 British actor/cast member Idris Elba arrives for the World Premiere of Star Trek Beyond at Embarcadero Marina Park South in San Diego, California, USA, 20 July 2016. The movie will be premiere in US theaters on 22 July. EPA/NINA PROMMER

Zoe Saldana blasts Bond writer over Idris Elba snub

Jul 14, 2016 - 10:20 AM

What kind of ignorant comment to make is that? Just say I don t see James Bond as a black man I would respect that more than hiding behind some cowardly stupid answer says Zoe Saldana

File photo by Paul Buck/EPA

'Finding Dory': 10 things you didn't know

Jun 20, 2016 - 8:38 PM

From easter eggs to Hollywood A listers giving their voices to sea creatures – here are things you didn t and should know about Finding Dory

Photo courtesy of Disney Pixar

‘The Jungle Book’ Review: More than just a fable

Apr 09, 2016 - 1:24 PM

The Jungle Book does not feel like it exists in the same universe as the rest of us It all feels imagined even dreamed which is not exactly a bad thing writes Oggs Cruz

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Feb 01, 2016 - 12:48 PM

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Jan 15, 2016 - 6:00 PM

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Roger Moore denies racism in comments on next Bond

Mar 29, 2015 - 11:32 AM

Moore who played Bond in the 70s insists that the meaning of his comments in an interview were lost in translation

Meet Mowgli from the upcoming 'Jungle Book' movie

Jul 17, 2014 - 12:20 AM

Ten year old Neel Sethi joins Idris Elba Ben Kingsley Scarlett Johansson and Lupita Nyong o in the cast of the upcoming Jungle Book adaptation

Hollywood 'exile' for black actors worries British government

Feb 25, 2014 - 10:34 AM

As black British actors migrate to Hollywood due to lack of roles available the British government takes action

LACK OF ROLES FOR BLACK BRITS? British actor Chiwetel Ejiofor poses with the award for a leading actor for his work on the film "12 Years a Slave" at the BAFTA British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Opera House in London on February 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO / CARL COURT

Smashing action, mayhem in 'Pacific Rim'

Jul 12, 2013 - 1:21 PM

Film revamps the Kaiju genre for a brand new generation of viewers

ROBOT ACTION. Jaegers deliver the mech combat badassery. Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures

'Thor: The Dark World' poster first look

Apr 20, 2013 - 12:31 PM

Check out the film s first poster and a behind the scenes video

SAME LOVE, NEW FOE. In 'Thor: The Dark World,' Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet. Poster from the 'Thor: The Dark World' Facebook page