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We Can Do Better Than Tom Hardy as James Bond

We Can Do Better Than Tom Hardy as James Bond

Idris Elba's name comes up every time people want to fancast Bond (though his age, like Tom Hardy's, might be a consideration), and he would undoubtedly be amazing, but Chiwetel Ejiofor is worth considering as well On the younger side, Henry Golding is worth looking at, as is Gina Rodriguez (I'd add Ana de Armas,[...]

DC FanDome: James Gunn Introduces Us To The Suicide Squad

DC FanDome: James Gunn Introduces Us To The Suicide Squad

Th cast includes Viola Davis as Amanda Waller, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang, Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flagg, David Dastmalchian as Polka-Dot Man, Steve Agee as King Shark, Daniela Melchior as Ratcatcher 2, John Cena as Peacemaker, Flula Borg as Javelin , Nathan Fillion as T.D.K., Mayling Ng as Mongal, Pete Davidson as Blackguard, Sean Gunn as Weasel, Joaquin Cosio, Juan Diego Botto, Storm[...]

James Gunn Reveals New Logo For The Suicide Squad For His Birthday

James Gunn Reveals New Logo For The Suicide Squad For His Birthday

Of course, rumored to be in the cast and the roles that they have been linked to include Viola Davis as Amanda Waller, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang, Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flagg, David Dastmalchian as Polka-Dot Man, Steve Agee as King Shark, Daniela Melchior as Ratcatcher, John Cena as[...]

Was Cats as bad as everyone says it is

Was Cats as bad as everyone says it is?

The cats are all trying to sing and hump their way to the top, while also thwarting the efforts of the evil Macavity (Idris Elba) from winning the top prize and/or kidnapping Old Deuteronomy Oh, and this entire show is based off of T.S Eliot's Old Possom's Book of Practical Cats from 1939 I'm willing[...]

Taylor Swift Loved the Weirdness of Making CATS

Taylor Swift Loved the "Weirdness" of Making 'CATS'

For those who have not heard it yet, here is the song from the film Taylor Swift wrote with Webber for the film "Beautiful Ghosts".https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=trIjpVH8h88CATS, starring Jennifer Hudson, Judi Dench, James Cordon, Idris Elba, Sir Ian McKellan, Rebel Wilson, Francesca Hayward, and Taylor Swift opens on December 20th.[...]

Idris Elba Headlines Cast for Jay-Z Produced Netflix Western The Harder They Fall

Idris Elba Headlines Cast for Jay-Z Produced Netflix Western 'The Harder They Fall'

Idris Elba will star in a new western film from Netflix titled The Harder They Fall The film will also stars Johnathan Majors Jeymes Samuel, aka The Bullitts, will direct It will mark his directorial debut Also part of all this is Jay-Z, who will produce alongside James Lassiter, Lawrence Bender, and Samuel.[caption id="attachment_939446" align="aligncenter"[...]


Die Hard Predator Superman Film Franchises that Should Be Rebooted [OPINION]

"Die Hard", "Predator", "Superman" Film Franchises that Should Be Rebooted [OPINION]

Superman: Dawn of Justice (2015) combined for a total of $2.23 billion globally.There are many very capable actors for this role with Jordan, Boseman, Idris Elba, Jamie Foxx, Will Smith, Dave Bautista, Dwayne Johnson Also you can take the Spider-Man: Homecoming approach and not have to retell his origin story for the 234th time.[caption id="attachment_513819" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]


Luther S05 Ep03: Alice Lights a Fire (SPOILER REVIEW)

"Luther" S05, Ep03: Alice Lights a Fire (SPOILER REVIEW)

John Luther (Idris Elba) is desperately searching for Alice (Ruth Wilson), who has triggered a bit of hostility from gangster George Cornelius (Patrick Malahide) George's son has something in his ear, which has lead to a terminal headache, and Alice saunters away from the crime scene, quite pleased with her efforts.[caption id="attachment_1048252" align="aligncenter" width="1256"] //Credit:[...]

Luther S05 Ep2: George and Alice Face Off (SPOILER REVIEW)

"Luther" S05, Ep2: George and Alice Face Off (SPOILER REVIEW)

There is absolutely no finesse to the beat-down, it's just brutal and quick.[caption id="attachment_1045264" align="aligncenter" width="1274"] //Credit: BBC America[/caption]Flash forward to present day London, and Alice is the bad penny at John Luther's (Idris Elba) doorstep She just wants a place to hide And maybe a cup of tea.It looks like Alice is still tied[...]

Luther S05 Ep02: John Needs a Nap But Someones at the Door (Preview)

"Luther" S05, Ep02: John Needs a Nap, But Someone's at the Door (Preview)

 When we left John Luther (Idris Elba) during the season 5 finale, he was slumped over his dining room table, finally giving in to the exhaustion that is threatening to consume him.[caption id="attachment_1043322" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] //Credit: BBC America[/caption]Little does he know that George Cornellius (Patrick Malahide) is on his way with a bunch of goons[...]

Luther is Back with Squirm Inducing Season 5 Premiere (REVIEW)

'Luther' is Back with Squirm Inducing Season 5 Premiere (REVIEW)

It's striking how little has changed for John Luther (Idris Elba) since the last time we saw him, five long, horrifying years ago He's still a dedicated lawman, doing whatever he has to to bring killers to justice He's still driving that old Volvo, and he still stalks the streets of London like the swagger[...]

Ron Howard Says The Dark Tower Film Should Have Been Horror

Ron Howard Says 'The Dark Tower' Film "Should Have Been Horror"

We always felt like we were kind of holding back something, and I think at the end of the day it was that.” https://youtu.be/GjwfqXTebIYThe Gunslinger (Idris Elba), is the main protagonist featured in The Dark Tower book series whereas the film adaptation shifted toward Jake (Tom Taylor).Howard also believes for such an expansive book series, television[...]

Luther Coming Back to BBC America THIS SUNDAY

'Luther' Coming Back to BBC America THIS SUNDAY!

The BBC series will be returning with an all-new season of episodes starting on Sunday, June 2nd, and I know I'm more than ready for this show to kick my teeth in.[caption id="attachment_1039416" align="aligncenter" width="2000"] Idris ElbaPhoto by Denis Makarenko / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Idris Elba returns as John Luther, the long suffering Detective Chief Inspector, who struggles[...]

Wanna Know Who Chris Hemsworth Wants to Play James Bond

Wanna Know Who Chris Hemsworth Wants to Play James Bond?

But perhaps the most reoccurring version of this is who's name gets mentioned the most.Idris Elba has been flirting with the role for sometime, and Thor co-star Chris Hemsworth thinks he'd be perfect (Hemsworth himself is oftentimes rumored for the part, too)“My vote would be Idris,” Hemsworth told Variety while asking their question about who he'd like[...]

Mouse Guard Film Stopped By Disney 2 Weeks Before Production Start

'Mouse Guard' Film Stopped By Disney 2 Weeks Before Production Start

The outlet does say the studio is "allowing producers to shop the film elsewhere."[caption id="attachment_490624" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Idris ElbaPhoto by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File ORG XMIT: NYET515[/caption]Last we heard about the film, Idris Elba was being touted to play Celanawe, an aged former champion of legend in the warrior order of mice sworn to protect their[...]

New Hobbs and Shaw Trailer: Actions Perfect Odd Couple

New 'Hobbs and Shaw' Trailer: Action's Perfect 'Odd Couple'

What’s brilliant about the contrived scene is each hallway has see-through glass separating them so one can observe the other in action.[caption id="attachment_998223" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Universal Pictures[/caption]You also see more shots of Brixton (Idris Elba), a supervillain with the typical megalomaniac tendencies and badass in his own right He seriously needs to be the next[...]

Idris Elba NOT Playing Deadshot in The Suicide Squad

Idris Elba NOT Playing Deadshot in 'The Suicide Squad'?!?

Most recently Viola Davis- why would Amanda Waller be back if this film isn't connected to the previous one?We digress.[caption id="attachment_939446" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Actor Idris ElbaPhoto by Denis Makarenko / Shutterstock.com[/caption]The newest bit of information comes from Variety, who now say Idris Elba, thought to be replacing Will Smith as Deadshot in the film, is not actually[...]

Idris Elba May Possibly Star in Mouse Guard Film Adaptation of Comic

Idris Elba May Possibly Star in 'Mouse Guard' Film Adaptation of Comic

Boom! Studios comic "Mouse Guard" is getting a feature film adaptation, and it sounds like Idris Elba may be finalizing talks to star in the feature.[caption id="attachment_490624" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Idris Elba at the Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala in Palm Springs, Calif.,Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File ORG XMIT: NYET515[/caption]According to The Hollywood Reporter, Elba[...]