Actor Idris Elba who is soon to be a father has something else to be excited about he has a film coming out soon as well. Idris and the film’s co-star Actress Naomie Harris were snapped up at the premiere.
‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom’ chronicles Nelson Mandela’s humble beginnings in Qunu, Eastern Cape, to his 27-year prison sentence on Robben Island and his fight to end apartheid in South Africa.
The film features Idris Elba, Naomie Harris, and local established actors Jamie Bartlett, Sthandiwe Kgoroge and Zenzo Ngqobe.
Directed by Justin Chadwick, the film is being hotly tipped to scoop an award at this year’s Oscar’s and is due to be released in South Africa and the US on November 28.