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Culture

Tons of Stars Will Play Singing, Dancing Furries in 'Cats' for Some Reason

This cursed movie-musical is clawing its way into theaters next year.
Kara Weisenstein
11.21.18
Film

Why I Was Never Excited for a Black James Bond

Simply copying and pasting black skin on a white character would trivialize the whole point of a black Bond.
Noel Ransome
8.28.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch the Trailer for Aaron Sorkin's Directorial Debut 'Molly's Game'

The drama stars Jessica Chastain as Molly Bloom, the real-life "Poker Princess" who organized high-stakes games for the rich and famous.
VICE Staff
8.15.17
Features

IDM Idioms & 9 More Things We Love on the Dance Music Internet

Idris Elba, Moogfest, Bookworms and more made our list of the week's best things.
Britt Julious
6.10.17
Early Works

Idris Elba Once Bagged Peanuts for Money, Just Like You

The actor wasn't always the perfect, godlike star he is now. We caught up with him about his new film '100 Streets' and his challenging early days.
Chloé Cooper Jones
1.13.17
thump news

Fatboy Slim and Idris Elba Have Recorded a Song Together Because Why Not

Unfortunately the collaboration isn't the next James Bond theme song.
Max Mertens
4.12.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Current Author of the James Bond Books Said Idris Elba Is Too 'Street' to Play the Spy

Author Anthony Horowitz claimed that the British actor wasn't "suave" enough for the role, but c'mon dude, remember Roger Moore?
River Donaghey
9.1.15
This Week in Racism

A TV Talent Show Made Racist Jokes at the Expense of a Chinese Contestant

The Dutch version of <i>America's Got Talent</i> took their habit of mocking weirdos to a whole new level when one of the hosts chose to make fun of a Chinese contestant with a series of poorly timed, awkward racist jokes.
Dave Schilling
11.22.13
Stuff

Crush Cakes: Idris Elba

There's no better way to express your feelings than baking a cake for your celebrity crush and eating it by your lonesome.
Laura Vincent
6.5.13