Idris Elba To Play The Villain in Dwayne Johnson's HOBBS AND SHAW
It looks like Idris Elba is going to play the main villain in the upcoming Fast and Furious spinoff film Hobbs and Shaw. According to Variety, the actor is currently in negotiations. It would be great to see Elba play a villain in this film! There's no doubt he'd be awesome so I hope everything works out.
There's no information on his character but Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham will be teaming up to take him on and stop him from whatever evil plan he has concocted.
Deadpool 2 director David Leitch is on board to helm the film from a script written by franchise writer Chris Morgan. Idris will also join the recently cast Vanessa Kirby, who will be taking on the role of Shaw's sister. She happens to be an MI-6 agent that will help the duo in their latest adventure.
The production is set to commence this fall and will hit theaters on July 26th, 2019. What do you think about Elba taking on the role of the villain in this movie?