Beast review: A thrilling late summer surprise

Beast as a premise could be as ridiculous as Snakes on a Plane. Idris Elba fighting a lion sells itself as an over-the-top idea in the same vein as Jason Statham fighting a shark in The Meg. To this writer’s surprise, Beast is an unexpected thrill. Director Baltasar Kormákur is mostly known for throwaway action


Idris Elba really might be the next James Bond

With the release of No Time to Die in 2021, Daniel Craig ended his role as James Bond. As with the Bond movies, the franchise will continue on and a new actor will step into the role of 007 to move the series into the next generation. For many fans, the perfect choice for the


Idris Elba defends Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

Idris Elba has come out in defense of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry following the backlash over their controversial tell-all interview with Oprah on CBS. Elba, 48, told Entertainment Tonight that he supported Markle and Harry’s decision to sit down with Oprah for the interview. He said they have the right to speak up and


The Suicide Squad: Who is Idris Elba’s Bloodsport?

With the new trailer for James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad hitting the media, fans are getting their first good look at the Squad’s new members. That includes Idris Elba as Bloodsport, a deadly gun-for-hire whose unique comic book history shows how complex the character may become in the movie.  Who is Bloodsport? Created by John


Sylvester Stallone is playing King Shark in The Suicide Squad

Sylvester Stallone is playing King Shark in director James Gunn’s upcoming movie The Suicide Squad, a standalone sequel to David Ayer’s superhero film released in 2016. Stallone revealed on Instagram (see below) that he is voicing the CGI character King Shark shortly after Warner Bros. dropped the first trailer for the highly-anticipated DC superhero movie


The Cats musical trailer debuts and fans feel conflicted

The trailer for the much anticipated Andrew Lloyd Webber musical, Cats, debuted last night and fans are conflicted, to say the least. The film, which features Taylor Swift, Rebel Wilson, Jennifer Hudson, Judi Dench, James Corden, Jason Derulo, Idris Elba and Ian McKellen, has some fans proclaiming that the trailer looks fantastic, while others say


Idris Elba wows fans with DJ skills at Coachella 2019

Idris Elba made his debut at Coachella on Saturday night, wowing fans with his turntable skills. Although the British superstar actor is known to perform as a DJ under the stage name DJ Big Driis, he performed at Coachella under his real name, Idris Elba. Elba showcased his DJ skills to the delight of fans