Idris Elba Posts Cryptic References to Bond Amid Casting Rumors


Idris Elba Molly's Game
Idris Elba Molly’s Game

has — possibly? — given his two cents on the rumors that he’s been floated as a new James Bond.

On Sunday, Elba posted a series of cryptic tweets, beginning with a heavily filtered selfie accompanied by the caption “my name’s Elba, ,” a clear reference to the famous line spoken by Bond.

A few hours later, however, he posted an image of the rap group Public Enemy and followed it up with the titular lyric from one of their most famous songs, “Don’t Believe The Hype.” Whether or not that puts to bed the rumors circulating that Elba is being eyed as the next Bond remains to be seen.

Though Elba’s…

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