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Idris Elba Mandela Long Walk to Freedom

'Ordinary Love' in Extraordinary Times

Idris Elba | Posted 04.26.2014 | Entertainment
Idris Elba

To be a Mandela is to understand the longings of the South African people. That is the first thing I learned when I set out to portray Nelson Mandela, the new nation's founding leader and inspirational visionary, in Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom.

Idris Elba Opens Up About Golden Globes Nerves

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

Idris Elba has a lot to think about before Sunday night's Golden Globes. After all, being nominated for two different projects can be stressful. T...

Idris Elba's Journey To Role As Nelson Mandela

AP | JESSICA HERNDON | Posted 11.28.2013 | Black Voices

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — When portraying South African revolutionary Nelson Mandela in the biopic, "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom," Idris Elba e...

What Nelson Mandela Thought Of His Biopic

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 11.03.2013 | Entertainment

JOHANNESBURG -- JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela was amused by the elaborate makeup process a British actor went through to play him in a film bas...

New Look At Nelson Mandela Film

Posted 10.16.2013 | Entertainment

Set for release on Nov. 29, "Mandela: A Long Walk To Freedom" stars Idris Elba as the title civil rights pioneer and future South African president. I...