Idris Elba Talks Yardie, Acting & Directing + More w/ Hemah K

It’s almost upon us! Idris Elba makes his directorial debut tomorrow with the release of hotly anticipated film, Yardie – based on a novel largely set in the 1980’s. Following the premiere and all of the press around the new film our very own Hemah K caught up with Idris to talk everything Yardie, his acting career so far and future plans to possible act and direct (at the same time if possible).

We’re all buzzing about the release of Yardie right now! Check out the insightful interview with Idris elba above and let us know your thoughts via the comment section and our socials. Make sure you grab your tickets to watch the film now because unless you’ve been sleeping under a rock we all know by now that Yardie will be released in a cinema near you – nationwide tomorrow August 31st! It’s definitely worth every penny and is easily one of Aml Ameen’s most inspired performances to date. Along with some moving scenes, warm messages and and an abundance of culture all embedded comfortably in this dope offering, it’s a UK film with a UK director and a UK lead cast, let’s get behind this one as much as we can.