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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘No Good Deed’ Is No Good At All

Film: No Good Deed Starring: Idris Elba, Taraji P. Henson Directed by: Sam Miller Genre: Thriller There is a difference between adding a twist to a film and omitting information from the first half of your story in order to make the second half more compelling. No Good Deed falls victim for confusing the latter […]


Idris Elba Confirms He Was In Talks For ‘Luke Cage’

Although development has now halted on the proposed Luke Cage Marvel film adaptation, British actor Idris Elba has confirmed that he did in fact speak with Marvel about playing the character. “There was talk about Luke Cage at one time — I thought Luke Cage was a pretty interesting character,” says Elba, “They were going […]


U2 Preview First New Song In Three Years In ‘Mandela’ Trailer

There’s no denying that U2 is one of the biggest rock bands in the world. Their 360 Tour, which ran from 2009 to 2011, holds the records for the highest-grossing and highest-attended concert tour in history, and all of their full-length records have been certified platinum. Their music has always matched the grand scope of […]


MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom’

Film: Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom Director: Justin Chadwick Writer: William Nicholson Stars: Idris Elba, Naomie Harris There are basically only two types of biopics. They either attempt to tell a person’s entire life story over the course of a runtime often approaching 3 hours, or focus on one small but pivotal period in its […]

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MUSIC VIDEO: Mumford & Sons – “Lover of the Light”

Riding high on the greatest success an indie album has seen in two decades, Mumford & Sons just released the video for their latest single, “Lover of the Light.” Serving as the second single off Babel, the folk group recruits actor Idris Elba as director and star of their latest visuals. You can view the […]

Prometheus Movie Poster


A new trailer for Ridley Scott’s upcoming Prometheus has made its way online. This teaser follows a preview that appeared late last year, and features further tantalizing shots of the titular craft and its crew as they explore an alien civilization.


The Bullits, Lucy Liu, Idris Elba, Jay Electronica track

The Bullits, Lucy Liu, and Idris Elba have recently debuted a new track at The Big Chill Festival in Herefordshire, England. You can see the video here. Watch for Jay Electronica, who appears around the 4:20 mark and recites a brand new verse.