A film version would transfer quite easily to cities in europe but who knows wherever there is crime luther will go. Idris elba confirms a luther movie is in the making the national. Jul 03, 2019 idris elba was born in 1972, on the heels of multiple african and caribbean exoduses to england. Luther movie is in the works, confirms star idris elba film. Golden globe best performance by an actor in a miniseries or motion picture made for television luther season 1 2012.
Dci john luther is a neargenius murder detective whose brilliant mind cant always. Anthony horowitz apologises after calling idris elba too. Luther creator neil cross working on movie version, idris elba. Idris elba will make a return to our screens for another instalment of the show, bbc america.
Elba surprised dhowre by popping the question at a film screening in london. His father, winston, is from sierra leone and worked at ford dagenham. Dci john luther idris elba, ds halliday wunmi mosaku. Idris elba is bringing back luther for another season unilad. Idris elba takes on race car driver in new unscripted.
Creator neil cross on future, including alice morgan series. Brilliant but flawed murder detective john luther elba sees it as his personal crusade to track down the depraved killers it is his job to identify. Idris elba lifestyle, wiki, net worth, income, salary. There are not many actors in the world who project cool as much as idris elba. Idris attended school in canning town, where he first became involved in acting, before he dropped out. We love you, idris elba but this embarrassing uncle. Given the fact that the remarkably busy and remarkably cool idris elba is a hard man to pin down, were incredibly happy.
His father, winston, is from sierra leone and worked at ford. Idris elba confirms a luther movie is in the making season five of luther is about to hit screens. Top 10 male tv actors turned movie stars 2015 see more. Way back in 20 following its third series, luther creator neil cross ruled out a return to the small screen for idris elba s detective john luther, revealing instead that he was planning a movie. Its classic luther, elba told as he prepared to film series five. Jan 01, 2019 could luther be heading to the big screen. Idris elba is an english actor, writer, producer, musician, dj, rapper and singer. Idris elba is an english actor, producer, musician and dj, known for playing drug trafficker stringer bell on the hbo series the wire, dci john luther on the bbc one series luther and nelson mandela in the biographical film mandela.
Luther reunites idris elba and ruth wilson in season 5 cnn. He deals with murder cases, often involving serial killers, and has a knack for getting inside the mind of the killer. Luther season 5 marked ruth wilsons return as alice morgan, the lovable killer and love interest of idris elbas john luther. Idris elbas detective series returns with feature film ambitions. Though they only had mild symptoms, elba told associated press last week that their. Luther creator neil cross working on movie version, idris. The hunt and 10 other film releases affected by reallife tragedies. Luther is a british crime drama television series starring idris elba as dci john luther and ruth. All six episodes from the first season of the bbc crime thriller series starring idris elba. He also found success in film, appearing in the thriller 28 weeks later 2007, the marvel franchise thor, and the biopic mandela. Whats the luther movies uk release date and will ruth.
An only child, idrissa akuna elba was born and raised in london, england. Aug 28, 20 luther to get the big screen treatment as writer confirms idris elba and sidekick warren brown will both star in prequel film. Luther season 5 comes to an end on bbc america tonight, but is that it for the idris elbaled drama. We meet its star, idris elba, and discover the film version will echo classic movies such as se7en. Idris elba is rejecting rumors that hes in intensive care in critical condition after testing positive for the coronavirus. A movie version of crime series luther is moving forward, with writercreator neil cross working on the script, the shows star idris elba confirmed at the launch of season 5 in london. Idris elba is an english actor, producer, musician and dj, known for playing drug trafficker. Idris elba returns as the maverick dci john luther on 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th january luther week on bbc one and bbc iplayer. Luther is the best at what he does and he pays a price for it. Idris elba will once again don his tweed coat for the fourpart season, which has been. Idris elba has put the coat back on to play dci john luther in four more episodes. In december 2018 idris elba hinted that luther bosses have plans to take it to the big screen. Search, discover and share your favorite idris elba gifs.
He was part of a generation of britishborn blacks whose identities seemed multiply bound to each part of those migrationsnot to mention, in elbas case, of his workingclass upbringing. Hobbs idris elba and wunmi mosaku in luther 2010 idris elba in luther 2010. The star of the wire, luther and a string of hollywood movies is also a dj, musician, writer and entrepreneur among other things. With idris elba, dermot crowley, michael smiley, warren brown. Oct 24, 2019 something peculiar is happening to idris elba. He has starred in both british and american productions. Idris elba says he and wife are stuck in limbo after coronavirus diagnosis. Idris elba on luther, movie possibilities, neil cross, more. Idris elba shares coronavirus update, denies hes in. Expect scenes from the wire, luther, thor, prometheus, pacific rim, star trek, the jungle book and zootropolis. Star idris elba has called this season classic luther, and it very much is. Idris ellba will star in a movie spin off of hit detective drama luther cross has revealed that it didnt feel right doing a movie without browns character, so it made.
The star of the stillrunning bbc crime drama confirmed that a luther movie is in the works. Idris elbas daughter isan, 17, reacts to his sexiest man. Even though season 3 or series, if youre in the uk more or less wrapped things up, elba returned for a twoepisode season 4. The first season is composed of six episodes which ran in may and june 2010. Expect scenes from the wire, luther, thor, prometheus. Idris elba s daughter isan, 17, reacts to his sexiest man alive title.
Idris elba, formerly stringer bell in the wire, is a method actor. Black is beautiful gorgeous men beautiful people beautiful smile look at you how to look better actor idris look girl hot guys. Idris elba appears as dci john luther in bbc america series, luther. We meet its star, idris elba, and discover the film version will echo classic movies such. Dec 10, 2015 christina speaks with idris elba about luther series 4, the possibility of john luther on the big screen, neil cross, his music career, and much more. The best rated item with idris elba on netflix is luther and appeared on screen in 20. Idris elba lifestyle, wiki, net worth, income, salary, house.
Idris elba became synonymous with cool in 2002, when the actor broke hollywoods ranks as drugdealing gangster stringer bell in hbos the. Similarly to the way bond, and every film franchise character, uses a city to be the backdrop, i think what we do with luther and london is transferrable to other cities. Dec 19, 2018 a film version of bbc series luther is looking ever more likely, with idris elba confirming a script is being written by creator neil cross. Idrissa akuna idris elba, fodd 6 september 1972 i hackney i london, 1 ar en brittisk skadespelare, producent, sangare, rappare och dj. Luther creator neil cross working on movie version. Jan 02, 2018 for this list were counting down the greatest idris elba performances from film and tv. Pacific rim star idris elba has said that there is renewed focus on making a luther movie speaking to digital spy, elba said that the critical and ratings success of the crime dramas return to. No matter how many big budget films he lands or music festivals he books, he will always keep putting on that. The wire and luther actor idris elba on pacific rim and his d. Elba the wire, the big c, the office, 28 days later is a nuanced, tortured presence as dci john luther, a detective focused on understanding the. The actor, who has for almost a decade, enjoyed one of hollywoods least turbulent careers, and maintained one of the industrys sturdiest, most. Luther season 5 comes to an end on bbc america tonight, but is that it for the idris elba led drama.
Idris elba teases movie version taking place after. He is known for roles including stringer bell in the hbo series the wire, dci john luther in the bbc one series luther and nelson mandela in the biographical film mandela. Idris elbas luther set for big screen prequel film the. The actor discussed what fans can expect to see in season 5 of the show, which will premiere on june 2, 2019. Bbc tv shows movies and tv shows idris elba luther luther bbc idriss elba. Bell on the hbo crime drama series, the wire 2002 2004, and currently stars as john luther on the bbc psychological crime drama series. We are really advancing on getting a movie version. Luther series 5 when is idris elbas bbc drama back on tv. Murdah loves john the john luther character album by idris elba duration.
In addition to having a side gig as a dj, elba is somewhat of an adrenaline junkie. Idris elba has suggested that luther could be a series of films joe. Idris elba confirms a luther movie is in the making. Its a celebration of whats come before with deliberate connections to the very first season.
The actor, 47, revealed he tested positive for covid19 this week. One of his series with discovery networks uk was called idris elba no. He has been nominated four times for a golden globe award for best actor. Speaking with the radio times, elba has said that the idea of making luther into a film has taken on some different legs, but it definitely feels like it would be. Idris elba marries model sabrina dhowre in morocco cnn style. Bbc hit bbc crime drama luther could return as a big screen prequel telling the story of the crime fighting east london detective chief inspectors rise through. However, his methods, personality and troubled private life often get him into strife with his superiors, leading some to. Film will echo neonoir films of the 90s like seven and along came a spider. It seems the show hasnt been canceled or renewed yet. Idris elba is the magnetic star of the thrilling bbc police series luther, a gritty, captivating drama that will impress fans of british tv, police procedurals, and knotty character studies. He has been nominated four times for a golden globe award for best actor miniseries or television film, winning one, and was nominated five times for a primetime emmy award.
Idris elba and matthew mcconaughey confirmed for the dark tower heres everything we know so far. Idris ilba, and more, the film is a sequel to 2016s suicide squad. The 46yearold actor has teased that plans are already in motion for a movie version. Idris elba on luther season 5, ruth wilson as alice morgan. Sep 01, 2015 james bond author anthony horowitz has apologised for his comments about the prospect of idris elba being cast as 007, saying he clumsily chose the words too street to describe the.
Idris elba celebrity profile check out the latest idris elba photo gallery, biography, pics, pictures, interviews, news, forums and blogs at rotten tomatoes. Idrissa akuna idris elba obe born 6 september 1972 is an english television, theatre, and film actor, producer, musician and dj who plays the titular role of john luther in the bbc hit crime drama luther. I will go down with this ship in no particular order. However, his methods, personality and troubled private life often get him into strife with his superiors, leading some to regard him as. Following the fifth series, elba stated that a film is intended rather than a further television series. Idris elba reveals the next step is to make a film rather than a sixth series following the bbc dramas return this new year.
A luther movie is in the works, confirms star idris elba. Jun 12, 2017 luther fans, your prayers have been answered the huskyvoiced detective is returning for a fifth series. Idris elba says luther season 5 is particularly gnarly. Luther bbc ruth wilson his dark materials actor studio movie scene idris elba films movies art music film film luther uncapedcrusader. Over drinks in his native east end, idris elba reflects on the. For example, luther is fairly unorthodox, but he is also troubled and dedicated so the character grows on you like the series. Idris elba was appointed officer of the order of the british empire obe by queen elizabeth ii in the 2016 new years honours for his services to drama.
Luther is a british crime drama television series starring idris elba as dci john luther and ruth wilson as alice morgan, written by neil cross. Luther fans, your prayers have been answered the huskyvoiced detective is returning for a fifth series. Idris elba and ruth wilson reunite in tired fifth season of bbc america crime show. For this list were counting down the greatest idris elba performances from film and tv. Idris elbas detective series returns with feature film ambitions the highlight of the season is the return of the maniacal alice morgan moriarty to luthers. John luther is a police detective, and a very good one. Luther season 5 star idris elba says film version of bbc. Idris elba, who has starred in the luther tv series since 2010, confirmed that writercreator neil cross is working on a luther movie. Idris elba on luther movie, alice morgan digital spy. James corden, judi dench, jason derulo, idris elba, jennifer hudson, ian mckellen, taylor swift, rebel wilson, francesca hayward uk release. Idris elba born 6 september 1972 is a british television, theatre, and film actor who has starred in both british and american productions.
We love you, idris elba but this embarrassing uncle phase. He is known for roles including stringer bell in the hbo series the wire, dci john luther in the bbc one series luther, and nelson mandela in the biographical film mandela. Idris elba marries model sabrina dhowre in a secret ceremony in morocco. Mar 16, 2020 idris elba is an awardwinning british actor known for roles in screen projects like the wire, luther, thor, mandela. After being declared dead at the beginning of season 4, luther season 5 marked ruth wilsons return as alice morgan, the lovable killer and love interest of idris elba s john luther. Idris elba may be donning his famous grey trenchcoat one more time but this time, on the big screen. Creator neil cross teases the future and an alice morgan spinoff series. A film version of bbc series luther is looking ever more likely, with idris elba confirming a script is being written by creator neil cross. Idris elba, british actor who was perhaps best known for his work on the television series the wire and luther.
The star of the stillrunning bbc crime drama confirmed that a luther movie is in the works, following up the upcoming fifth season of the neil cross series. Idris elba how idris elba became the coolest man in hollywood. Idris elba on luther, movie possibilities, neil cross. Im grossed out this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. Since shooting to fame as drug kingpin stringer bell in the wire, elba has gone on to hollywood success as well as tv.1338 704 544 401 1033 391 272 93 123 824 1440 1501 489 245 42 1382 1026 1081 207 437 1418 1418 415 1127 1463 996 744 1358 1225 115 1188 1489 844 789 928 1113