"I was very tall and skinny", recalled Elba, who stands at 6-foot-3. "And my name was Idrissa Akuna Elba, okay?" But again, as soon as I could grow a mustache, I was the coolest kid on the block.
USA drops the sanctions hammer on Iran ... again
We are prepared to resist any pressure", Rouhani said. "Until then, our historic sanctions will remain in full force", he said. Right now they just want to survive", he told a rally in Tennessee, Reuters reported .
When news was out that Elba had been selected, a flurry of tweets went up with people giving their views on why he is "the sexiest man", while other tweets appreciated and congratulated him. He shared an image on Instagram with the caption: "Who'd have thought it!"
According to People magazine, the 46-year-old actor was dumbfounded after discovering the crown of the "Sexiest Man Alive" upon his head.
The star was preceded by Blake Shelton who won last year's coveted title much to the surprise of many. Or at the very least, can we get Idris Elba as James Bond? There's more of that really complex character that I love to play'.
No matter how many projects the star - who is now working with former Sexiest Man Alive Dwayne Johnson on a Fast & Furious spinoff movie - has taken on, the dad of two says fatherhood is the biggest joy of his life.
A screen grab of actor Idris Elba's Twitter handle after he was named the sexiest man of the year.
Americans Prepare to Render Midterm Verdict on Trump
Another way to read the tea-leaves is to look at the popularity of the two parties themselves, as revealed in the generic ballot. Having elected someone president, Americans are collectively ready to punch him on the nose after just 24 months.
Raptors' Kawhi Leonard sits vs. Lakers with foot soreness
James said his Lakers could've played better in certain areas against the Raptors , especially on the defensive end of the floor. Though the final scoreline saw the Raptors win by just 14 points, the Lakers never really threatened to win the game.
One killed, one missing after Amazon building collapse
Two people were killed after a wall collapsed at an Amazon distribution center as a storm rolled through the area on Friday. They were told Friday night that one person was unaccounted for after they responded to the scene.
Download iPad Pro 2018 QHD Official Stock Wallpapers
As you can see from the pictures, Apple has littered the new 2018 iPad Pro with numerous magnets to ensure a ideal fit every time. A handful of the new A12X iPads on Geekbench clock up a single-core score of around 5,000 and a multi-core score of about 18,000.