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But I’m sure they’ve had conversations saying, ‘Well, marketing thinks there are certain areas this might not play.’ But that’s never been brought up to me.” Next, on Nov. The film is based on the true story of a Mob-connected poker-ring felon (played by Jessica Chastain) and Elba plays her reluctant attorney with his typically flawless American accent.Sorkin’s film and its rat-a-tat dialogue challenged the actor like no other. I’m a London lad with a lisp.” emerged from last month’s Toronto International Film Festival as a serious Oscar contender – something Elba is just getting used to wrapping his head around. Elba, who just celebrated his 45th birthday by undergoing ACL surgery, also allowed .And he’s still stumped, albeit pleasantly, why Sorkin cast him. It’s a gangster flick about Jamaican drug runners in the ‘70s that will mark his first film as a director.
It’s been a different story for Sabrina, who has uploaded several pictures of Idris to her Snapchat account.” The model, who is of Somali descent, is Elba’s latest romantic partner.
The first of those films to hit theaters is — a sort of Harlequin romance by way of Jack London in which Elba and costar Kate Winslet play the lone survivors of a plane crash in the Rockies, fighting to beat the elements.
Elba had nothing but praise for his costar, even though they couldn’t work more differently.
, Idris Elba has been on a remarkable rise to becoming one of the planet’s biggest (not mention most charismatic and most handsome) A-list movie stars.
Now, on the eve of three splashy — and very different — fall films, EW sat down with the 45-year-old British actor in his native London to get the inside story on his latest projects, how race is talked about (and not talked about) in Hollywood, his boundless ambitions in the industry, and the unlikely career that only took off when he was living out of a van and on the verge of giving up.