It looks like actor Idris Elba has definitely caught the music bug. The part time DJ, also known as Big Driis, has confirmed that he is at work on a new album based upon detective John Luther, his character from the BBC crime drama “Luther.” “Detectives carry a lot of stuff. They meet someone who’s […]
Fresh off his critically acclaimed turn as Nelson Mandela in the film Long Walk to Freedom, Idris Elba is using another artistic medium to celebrate the beloved South African president. Elba, who is a sought after DJ and now records under the name Driis, recently announced plans for an album entitled Mi Mandela to feature […]
here is serious Oscar bait coming from some notable black actors, as well as a bevy of interesting romantic comedies. And two Nelson Mandela-themed movies are hitting theaters before year’s end.
Nelson Mandela, a former president of South Africa, was arguably one of the world’s most influential leaders. Click continue for a summary of great movies and documentaries that have honored his life to date. –ruthie hawkins