Comscore

Idris Elba News

Netflix Announces New Drama Series THE OANetflix Announces New Drama Series THE OA
by TV News Desk - Mar 5, 2015

Netflix, the world's leading Internet TV network, has ordered The OA, a new drama series starring Brit Marling. (more...)

Idris Elba Begins Production of BBC America's Two-Part Special LUTHERIdris Elba Begins Production of BBC America's Two-Part Special LUTHER
by TV News Desk - Mar 4, 2015

Luther's back. Pitted against his most chilling adversary yet, haunted by the ghosts of his past and hell-bent on retribution, he's drawn into a terrifyingly complex case that pushes him closer to the edge than he's ever been. (more...)

Netflix to Release BEASTS OF NO NATION, Starring Idris ElbaNetflix to Release BEASTS OF NO NATION, Starring Idris Elba
by TV News Desk - Mar 3, 2015

Beasts of No Nation, a powerful new film written and directed by Emmy Award winner Cary Fukunaga (True Detective, Sin Nombre) and starring Idris Elba (Luther, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom) will debut later this year in select theaters in the U.S. and worldwide on Netflix (more...)

Photo Flash: Gaga, NPH, Idina & More Among Highlights of the 87th ACADEMY AWARDSPhoto Flash: Gaga, NPH, Idina & More Among Highlights of the 87th ACADEMY AWARDS
by BWW Special Coverage - Feb 23, 2015

The 87th annual Oscars took place last night, Sunday, February 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and were televised live on the ABC Television Network. (more...)

Nicole Kidman, Channing Tatum & More Join OSCARS Presenters ListNicole Kidman, Channing Tatum & More Join OSCARS Presenters List
by TV News Desk - Feb 13, 2015

Jason Bateman, Idris Elba, Ansel Elgort, Nicole Kidman, Liam Neeson, Gwyneth Paltrow and Channing Tatum will be presenters at this year's Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. (more...)

FOX Orders Pilot Based on BBC Crime Drama LUTHER; Sci-fi Drama FRANKENSTEIN Also on TapFOX Orders Pilot Based on BBC Crime Drama LUTHER; Sci-fi Drama FRANKENSTEIN Also on Tap
by TV News Desk - Jan 21, 2015

FOX Television has greenlit a pilot based on the popular BBC crime-drama LUTHER, along with three other projects the 2015-2016 season. (more...)

Fox Orders Four New Pilots, Including LUTHER RemakeFox Orders Four New Pilots, Including LUTHER Remake
by TV News Desk - Jan 20, 2015

Deadline writes that Fox has nabbed four pilots, including the drama FRANKENSTEIN, a remake of the UK series LUTHER, ROSEWOOD, and a comedy called 48 HOURS 'TIL MONDAY. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Sean Penn Stars in Action Thriller THE GUNMANVIDEO: First Look - Sean Penn Stars in Action Thriller THE GUNMAN
by Movies News Desk - Jan 20, 2015

Sean Penn stars in the gripping action-thriller from the director of Taken and the producer of The Matrix and Non-Stop, THE GUNMAN. (more...)

K. Michelle Announces 'My Twisted Mind' Headlining Tour, Launching 2/5K. Michelle Announces 'My Twisted Mind' Headlining Tour, Launching 2/5
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2015

Atlantic recording artist K. Michelle has announced details of her upcoming, headlining tour, dubbed 'My Twisted Mind Tour.' The first leg (Part One) kicks off February 5th at San Francisco's Mezzanine (more...)

Idris Elba Addresses James Bond Speculation Via Humorous Twitter PostIdris Elba Addresses James Bond Speculation Via Humorous Twitter Post
by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2014

With the recent speculation about the casting for the title character in the newest JAMES BOND film, Idris Elba has been at the top of the rumor mill. (more...)

Richard Sherman Set To Pen New Songs For Disney's THE JUNGLE BOOK Movie RemakeRichard Sherman Set To Pen New Songs For Disney's THE JUNGLE BOOK Movie Remake
by Pat Cerasaro - Dec 23, 2014

THE JUNGLE BOOK swings and sings again! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Concept Art, Logo for Jon Favreau's JUNGLE BOOKPhoto Flash: First Look at Concept Art, Logo for Jon Favreau's JUNGLE BOOK
by Movies News Desk - Dec 12, 2014

Disney's all-new, live-action retelling of THE JUNGLE BOOK, helmed by Jon Favreau, just unveiled a new logo and concept art on the film's Facebook page. Check it out below! (more...)

BLACK-ISH, GET ON UP, Jennifer Hudson Among Nominees of 46th ANNUAL NAACP IMAGE AWARDSBLACK-ISH, GET ON UP, Jennifer Hudson Among Nominees of 46th ANNUAL NAACP IMAGE AWARDS
by Movies News Desk - Dec 9, 2014

Nominations have been revealed for the 46th annual NAACP Image Awards. The event will take place on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, and be broadcast live on TV One. (more...)

Idris Elba Set for New Discovery Series THE IDRIS ELBA PROJECTIdris Elba Set for New Discovery Series THE IDRIS ELBA PROJECT
by TV News Desk - Dec 1, 2014

Golden Globe-winning and Emmy Award-nominated actor and producer Idris Elba is to push his body, mind and engineering know-how to the limit by racing on land, water and in the air for a new 4x60 TV series for Discovery, announced today. (more...)

Book By You Releases Personalized Edition of Rudyard Kipling's Short Story CollectionBook By You Releases Personalized Edition of Rudyard Kipling's Short Story Collection
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2014

(more...)

BBC to Air Two-Part LUTHER Mini-Series in 2015BBC to Air Two-Part LUTHER Mini-Series in 2015
by TV News Desk - Nov 19, 2014

Golden Globe®-winning and Emmy-nominated Idris Elba makes a welcome return to BBC AMERICA in 2015 to reprise his role of DCI John Luther, the murder detective whose brilliant mind can't always save him from the dangerous violence of his passions. (more...)

Jon Stewart & Stephen Colbert Set for ROSEWATER Live Preview Event, Screening in Theaters TonightJon Stewart & Stephen Colbert Set for ROSEWATER Live Preview Event, Screening in Theaters Tonight
by Movies News Desk - Nov 13, 2014

Fathom Events and Open Road Films are partnering to present the exclusive 'Rosewater: Jon Stewart & Stephen Colbert LIVE' event, including the feature film Rosewater followed by a Live Q&A with Jon Stewart, the film's screen writer, director and producer, interviewed by Stephen Colbert, host of the political talk show 'The Colbert Report,' broadcast from New York City. Fans can join the conversation by Tweeting questions now via Twitter using the hashtag #RosewaterLive. This special event will be showcased in select cinemas nationwide for only one night tonight, November 13 live at 7:30 p.m. ET and tape delayed to 7:30 p.m. local time in all other time zones. Rosewater is based on The New York Times best-selling memoir 'Then They Came for Me: A Family's Story of Love, Captivity, and Survival,' written by the BBC journalist Maziar Bahari, which is now available in paperback and titled after the upcoming movie. Following the exclusive Fathom Events preview on November 13, Rosewater will be in theaters nationwide on November 14. (more...)

Stars of THE VOICE and X FACTOR Set for STREETS Party, Nov 7Stars of THE VOICE and X FACTOR Set for STREETS Party, Nov 7
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2014

Stars of THE VOICE and X FACTOR will perform alongside London's hottest up-and-coming talent at a spectacular underground street party for STREETS today, November 7, 2014. (more...)

Sharon Leal, Angela Lin, Brandon Scott and More Star in Pasadena Playhouse's STOP KISS, Beginning TonightSharon Leal, Angela Lin, Brandon Scott and More Star in Pasadena Playhouse's STOP KISS, Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

The Pasadena Playhouse presents STOP KISS, the second production of its 2014-2015 Season. Written by Diana Son and directed by Pasadena Playhouse Associate Artistic Director Seema Sueko, STOP KISS stars Sharon Leal (Bill Condon's Dreamgirls, Fox's 'Boston Public,' and Lionsgate's Addicted), Angela Lin (Broadway's Chinglish), John Sloan (Fox's 'Happy Hour'), Brandon Scott (ABC's 'Grey's Anatomy'), Amanda Carlin (Liar Liar), and Jeff De Serrano (A&E's 'Longmire'). The production is performed tonight, November 4 - 30, 2014 with the official press night on Wednesday, November 9, 2014. (more...)

Idris Elba Joins AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRONIdris Elba Joins AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2014

Idris Elba will be appearing in the next Avengers installment, AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON, set to hit theaters on May 1, 2015. The actor, who played Heimdall in Thor, told The Telegraph, 'I'm in Avengers,and I'm doing a scene with Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston.' Read the original article here. (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 15   

Save $$$ on Tickets to: