Idris Elba has already appeared in several films related to the history of Africa, including "The Long Road to Freedom" and "Rootless Beasts". For his role in the latter, the actor was even nominated for a Golden Globe . Now Elba is preparing another project on a similar topic, but not as an actor, but as a producer.|
As the site The Hollywood Reporter managed to find out, together with the companies Save Ferris and Tandem Productions Elba begins work on the television drama Brazza , which will take place in Brazzaville - the capital of the Republic of Congo. The new project is already being compared with the successful series of the Netflix service "Barygi" ( Narcos ).
He is working on the script for the show Paul Veer (Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll, Angel Face).In the story, a Congo native living in Paris is forced to return home after his father dies under suspicious circumstances. However, at home, the protagonist finds himself embroiled in a bloody family feud that threatens to break an already shaky truce in the country.
“I am so proud to be working on this drama and to present to viewers from all over the world the culture that is close to me”, Elba admitted. As for the future works of the actor on the big screen, next year there will be two films with his participation - "The Dark Tower" and "Thor: Ragnarok".
The Topic of Article: Idris Elba will return to Africa.