He has been hotly tipped to be the new James Bond — even DJ-ing the iconic 007 theme tune continuing to fuel speculation he is in line to take on from Daniel Craig.
And Idris Elba showed off his killer good looks when he walked the red carpet with his fiancée Sabrina Dhowre at Yardie premiere, in Southbank on Tuesday.
The dashing engaged couple stayed close to each other as they held hands at the BFI
Sabrina looked breathtaking in her ocean blue gown which cut across her bust and had an enviable snug fit to show off her incredible figure.
The beauty was there to support her fiancé at the premiere and despite being a well known actor, Yardie is the first film he has directed.
Yardie tells the dark story of retribution as a young Jamaican seeks revenge after he encounters the murdered who killed his brother 10 years ago.
Idris has been hot gossip on the showbiz circuit with the actor fueling rumours he is going to be the next Bond after speculation has been mounting in recent weeks.
The Luther star teased his fan base when he took his own spin on James Bond’s famous catchphrase saying: ‘my name’s Elba, Idris Elba’.
Elsewhere at the Yardie premiere, Thandie Newton put her pins on parade in her blooming lovely floral print dress and colourful pair of heels.
The Westworld star looked out of this world as she caught the eye with her flirty number which had violet flowers dotted all over the dress.
Thandie, 45, accessorised with a violet handbag and she added a bright pink lipstick to her looks to draw attention to her natural beauty.