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  1. Hugh Jackman: I Would "Seriously Consider" Playing James Bond

    8:10 pm 9/5/2015

    The actor turned down the role years ago, back when he was prepping for 'X-Men 2.'Read more

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  2. James Bond Should Always Be Classy, Not Classist

    4:57 pm 9/4/2015

    Can an actor really be "too street" to play 007?Read more

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  3. 'Beasts of No Nation' Trailer: Idris Elba's Warlord Commands an Army of Child Soldiers

    9:59 am 9/4/2015

    Newcomer Abraham Attah's Agu is shown learning to use a weapon in the first full trailer for Netflix's grim first original movie, directed by Cary Fukunaga.Read more

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  4. Venice: 'Beasts of No Nation' Director Cary Fukunaga Talks About the Power of Movie Audiences

    5:56 am 9/3/2015

    Newcomer Abraham Attah talks about how he was cast in the key role of a child soldier recruited and trained by Idris Elba's warlord.Read more

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  5. Idris Elba Takes High Road on "Too Street" Comments

    12:26 pm 9/2/2015

    The actor reveals what he "learned from the Street" after author Anthony Horowitz ignited an online uproar when he said Elba wasn't right for the role of James Bond.Read more

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  6. 'Beasts of No Nation': Venice Review

    11:18 am 9/2/2015

    Netflix's first original feature film, directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga, stars Idris Elba as a warlord who recruits an army of child soldiers in an unspecified African country.Read more

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  7. Idris Elba "Too Street" to Play James Bond, 007 Author Says

    2:02 am 9/1/2015

    "Is it a question of being suave? Yeah," says Anthony Horowitz, author of the upcoming novel 'Trigger Mortis.'Read more

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  8. Style Notes: Idris Elba Is First Lone Male on a 'Maxim' Cover; 'Tiger Beat' Nabs Big Name Investors

    5:15 pm 8/4/2015

    Tuesday fashion news (tequila not included). Read more

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  9. Netflix Sets Theatrical Dates for Cary Fukunaga's 'Beasts of No Nation'

    7:00 am 7/30/2015

    The Africa-set drama, starring Idris Elba, will debut theatrically in Landmark Theaters in 19 markets the same day it debuts on the streaming service in October.Read more

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