Articles Tagged 'Idris Elba'

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WATCH: Idris Elba Makes History with Double Win at SAG Awards

Just a couple of weeks ago Idris Elba was honored at the Critics’ Choice Awards for his role on Luther, winning the Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries. He wasn’t able to accept the Critics’ Choice award in-person, but that wasn’t the case this past weekend (January 30) when winning not just one, but two awards, […]

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WATCH: Idris Elba Delivers Speech on Diversity in TV

Idris Elba is having an impactful week. He won a Critics’ Choice Award on Sunday night and addressed Parliament on Monday (January 18). The British actor spoke to over 100 MPs, including Ed Vaizey, Minister of State at the Department for Culture, about diversity in British television, reports The Guardian. Elba moved to the U.S. in the 1990s […]

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‘Luther’ Star Idris Elba Wins Critics’ Choice Award

He aims, he shoots, he scores … a Critics’ Choice Award for his role as DCI John Luther. Okay, let’s backtrack: Idris Elba of course doesn’t go into roles or act for the accolades, but hey, he’s not going to say no when being awarded for his work. Elba won the Critics’ Choice award for […]

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Idris Elba’s Reaction to OBE Honor

Luther star Idris Elba is rounding off 2015 on a high note, having been awarded an OBE (Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire) by Queen Elizabeth II for service to drama. And he’s chuffed. Each year the Queen releases a list of honorees as part of the New Year celebration. This year’s […]

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Idris Elba: A Life So Far in Quotes

Where did Idris Elba come from? Yes, we know he was born in East London, but we’re keen to find out what made him into the fine actor he is today. Let’s hit the rewind button and get to know the man behind the acclaimed detective series Luther, returning to BBC AMERICA on Thursday, December 17. In his own […]

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WATCH: ‘Star Trek Beyond’ Trailer

While the world focuses its attention on that other Star franchise, Paramount has not-so-quietly dropped the trailer for the next installment in the rebooted Star Trek film series. In this sneak peek set to The Beastie Boys‘ “Sabotage” (naturally), we see a lot of things blown to smithereens, and the crew stranded. (What do you […]

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Idris Elba Gets Double Nomination in Golden Globes List

Idris Elba is having a very good week. After securing an NAACP nod on Tuesday and three SAG nominations less than a day ago, the star of BBC AMERICA’s Luther has his name down for two Golden Globes. This year’s nominations have just been announced, and he’s listed in the best supporting actor category, for […]

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‘Luther’ Star Idris Elba Scores Three SAG Nominations

We’re knee-deep in awards season, with the Screen Actors Guild Award nominations being announced this morning (December 9). Congratulations to Idris Elba, star of BBC AMERICA’s Luther, who received a Best Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries nomination for his role as DCI John Luther in the upcoming Luther special event. You can watch […]

BBC America’s “Luther” Screening – Red Carpet

Idris Elba: ‘Luther is My Bond’

Idris Elba appeared at New York City’s Roxy Hotel last night (December 2) to launch the next installment of BBC AMERICA’s Luther, premiering on Thursday, December 17 at 9pm Eastern Time. The British actor was keen to hang out after the screening, taking part in a Q&A. Elba brought a lot to the table with his thoughts on Luther, and he set […]

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BBC America Reveals ‘Luther’ Premiere Date for One-Off Special

We’ve known that Luther is making its return to BBC America, but up until now it was listed as “coming soon.” The day has come, and the premiere date has been revealed. You can look forward to watching Idris Elba as Detective Chief Inspector John Luther on Thursday, December 17 at 9/8c in the BBCA special: […]

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