Idris Elba cast as a radical activist in new political drama

2016-04-23 18:00

Idris Elba will star as a radical activist in a new six-part drama called 'Guerrilla' on Sky Atlantic.

The Jungle Book

2016-04-08 08:03

A visual rollercoaster of beauty and splendour as we revisit The Jungle Book in live action glory, but it’s not what you remember from the 1967 animation.

Idris Elba makes surprise appearance at jazz fest!

2016-04-04 07:14

Look who is in South Africa and even stopped by the Cape Town International Jazz Festival!

You have to see these jaw dropping pics from the new Jungle Book movie!

2016-03-23 13:35

Meet the voice cast and their life-like CGI animal characters.

Matthew McConaughey and Idris Elba to film in SA

2016-03-02 08:54

In seven weeks Matthew McConaughey and Idris Elba will begin filming their new movie, Dark Tower, in South Africa.

Idris Elba in talks for survival drama

2016-02-13 08:00

Beasts of No Nation actor Idris Elba is in talks to star in The Mountain Between Us.

Kate Winslet and Idris Elba set to star in spy thriller

2016-01-20 05:00

Kate Winslet and Idris Elba are reportedly set to star in new spy thriller All the Old Knives - but will only take on their respective roles if they both sign up.

From Charlize Theron to Chris Hemsworth - Our 10 biggest interviews of 2015

2015-12-21 13:39

Channel24, South Africa's largest entertainment news website, bagged some great interviews with mega-celebs. Check it out here.

Idris Elba apologises to SA fans

2015-11-27 07:00

Idris Elba promises to return to South Africa soon in video message to local fans.

Idris Elba tells us he wants to hear AKA & Cassper's music

2015-11-25 09:26

It's true! He's a keen hip-hop fan!


Idris Elba's ex claims he dumped her for his career

2016-04-19 06:00

Idris Elba's second wife - who he was married to for just a few weeks in 2006 - claims he dumped her for the sake of his career.

This selfie of Thuli Madonsela and Idris Elba is giving us life!

2016-04-04 10:50

The advocate and the actor's Twitpic will have you wishing that you were there.

Naomi Campbell laughs off Idris Elba romance rumours

2016-04-02 16:00

Naomi Campbell loves Idris Elba "dearly" but insists they are no more than just friends.

Idris Elba says playing Nelson Mandela is the highlight of his career

2016-03-22 22:00

British actor Idris Elba has claimed it will be the "will of the nation" if he plays James Bond.

Rebel Wilson has a super-huge crush on Idris Elba

2016-02-15 20:00

Rebel Wilson candidly admitted to having a crush on Idris Elba at the BAFTAs on Valentine's Day.

Idris Elba is back on the market just in time for Valentine's Day!

2016-02-10 21:00

Idris Elba and his long-term girlfriend Naiyana Garth, who have 22-month-old son Winston together, have reportedly split up.

#OscarsSoWhite: Why Jada Pinkett Smith's boycott should be supported

2016-01-19 12:31

Famous actress takes to social media to express disappointment at lack diversity of Oscar nominations – vows to boycott awards.

FIRST LOOK: Star Trek Beyond trailer

2015-12-15 14:59

By the looks of the trailer, Star Trek Beyond looks like it’s going to be uhm ... fun with some explosive action scenes.

Visa rules apply to all, even superstars - Gigaba

2015-11-25 12:13

If President Jacob Zuma has to respect the country's visa regulations, then surely a superstar such as Idris Elba, has to respect them too, says Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba.

Our deeply moving (and funny) Q&A with Idris Elba

2015-11-25 08:45

We spoke to the actor about losing his father, getting lost in a character and Arsenal!

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