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Get the Popcorn Ready to Enjoy Your Internet Crush in Their Lesser-Known Work!

We don't watch What's Your Number? on repeat for the plot.

The idea of the Internet Crush is not lost upon the world. We love our actors and want to support them in any endeavor they embark on. That being said, some of our favorites have made less than favorable movies in the eyes of critics. That doesn't mean we, as fans, think any less of these films, though.

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Everyone’s Favorite Bond Says the Next James Bond Should Be a Woman

Even though he has never been cast officially in the role, I think in the eyes of many Idris Elba is our Bond. Or at least the Bond we deserve. Elba further proved that by saying that the next person to be Bond should be a woman.

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Blake Shelton: Sexiest Man Alive 2017—That’s Gonna Be a No For Me, Y’all

How many cousins, uncles, brothers, and family friends do you have that are objectively better looking than Blake Shelton? And less homophobic and racist, too?

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Sounds Like The Dark Tower TV Series Is Still Happening

In a recent interview with Vulture, Stephen King mentioned that developing Dark Tower TV series, which will reportedly be a "complete reboot" from the movie.

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Bring Me This Tape of Idris Elba Auditioning for Gaston NOW

In a recent interview with People, Idris Elba revealed that he auditioned for the role of Gaston in Disney's live-action Beauty and the Beast. And I demand to know who was responsible for depriving us of this performance! 

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I’m Really, Really Nervous About The Dark Tower

As we approach the release of The Dark Tower adaptation on August 4th, all signs point to trouble for the movie, which stars Idris "I love you too, Kaila" Elba as the Gunslinger and Matthew McConaughey as the Man in Black.

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I Still Don’t Know How to Feel About This Dark Tower Adaptation

The new Dark Tower trailer has landed, and it ... looks a lot like the first one. Is this a good sign or a bad one?

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The First Trailer for The Dark Tower Shows Us the Whole Movie, so I’m Nervous

It is a truth universally acknowledged that when a trailer is packed too full and seems to reveal all of a movie's cool moments, the resulting film itself is not that great.

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Idris Elba Gets Dating Advice From Some Adorable Kids, We Can’t Handle How Cute This All Is

The video, which promotes Omaze's charity campaign where you can win a date with Elba himself, features a bunch of schoolchildren offering their own dating advice to Idris Elba.

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Three Scenarios For My Valentine’s Date With Idris Elba to Support Girls’ Education

Listen, Idris, you don't have to impress me. I'd let you be my Valentine without you having to do anything for it. But you just can't help being socially conscious AF, can you? *sigh* Well, I'll tell you something right here and now, Mr. Elba...nothing gets me hotter than raising money for girls' education.

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The Dark Tower Movie Has Been Delayed, but for Good Reason

The film adaptation for Stephen King's Dark Tower series has been pushed back by a few months, but fans have nothing to worry about. The release date will reportedly move from February 17, 2017 to sometime during the summer as the production team takes the time to put finishing touches on visual effects.

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Things We Saw Today: Trailer for Maya Angelou Documentary, And Still I Rise

This upcoming documentary, Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise, promises to be an incredible look into the life of one of humanity's greatest voices.

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Idris Elba is Already Practicing His Punching Technique for New Kickboxing Documentary

The three-hour documentary has Elba training to fight one of the pros.

Is there anything Idris Elba can’t do? (Other than play James Bond, much to our disappointment.) While most know Elba from his acting career, it turns out that he’s apparently not content unless he tries his hand at every other profession possible. He’s also discussed being a DJ (and showed off his impressive dance moves) […]

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We’re Just Really Happy About This Clip of Idris Elba Dancing on The Tonight Show

You're welcome.

The world's kind of out of control right now, I know. So, as a kind refresher on the good things this earth has to offer, why not watch this clip of Idris Elba on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon?

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Things We Saw Today: New Zealand Man Quits Job To Play Pokémon GO Full-Time

A man who originally worked as a barista and bartender in New Zealand has quit his job to hunt Pokémon full-time. He's currently relying on friends and family for money, but says that he's also caught 91 of the 151 available Pokemon in the game so far. The best part, he says, is traveling around instead of having to go to work every day like the rest of us peons. "I get to walk around and explore towns I've never been to."

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The Dark Tower Movie Is a Somewhat-Sequel to the Books, Will Not Feature Susannah or Eddie

Roland's ka-tet might be a little smaller than we thought.

The Dark Tower book series is, in many ways, a love letter from Stephen King to cinema, but it might also be the work of his that will be the most difficult to faithfully adapt for the screen.

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Things We Saw Today: God Bless You, Idris Elba

There is absolutely nothing substantial about this. I mean, sure Idris Elba is starring in basically everything that is geeky and awesome, like the upcoming Star Trek Beyond, The Dark Tower, and Thor: Ragnarok, but this photo shoot he did with Interview Magazine is just pure, unadulterated eye candy that I am unashamedly linking to here for your enjoyment. You're welcome.

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New Star Trek Featurette Introduces the Complex Villainy of Idris Elba’s Krall

In a new featurette for Star Trek Beyond, Idris Elba, Simon Pegg, Justin Lin, and Chris Pine talk about Elba's never-before-seen character Krall, "the Federation's most deadly new enemy."

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Latest Star Trek Beyond Promo Actually Captures the Franchise’s Unabashed Optimism

I've always loved Star Trek, because of the show's inherent optimism. Even in its darkest moments on shows like Deep Space Nine and Voyager, there was always the sense that a certain code of ethics would win out, and that this code was the product of humanity finally having achieved a certain level of unity. The latest promo for Star Trek Beyond, appropriately titled "Unity," captures that essence.

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Things We Saw Today: Idris Elba Spotted as the Gunslinger on The Dark Tower Set

IDRISSSS. The actor was spotted in New York City filming shortly after photos were revealed of Matthew McConaughey as Randall Flagg (although I'm not the only one who noticed a slight Zoolander resemblance, am I?). Director Ron Howard tweeted the above image from the set.

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