Idris Elba: skin colour not a factor in Thor role
The actor also warned against pigeon-holing his title role in the new series Luther as ''a black detective''. Elba, an associate producer on BBC crime drama Luther, told the TV Times: ''I think we'll put ourselves in a corner if we just describe Luther as a black detective.
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#1 Apr 27, 2010
there a problem
#2 Apr 27, 2010
i think he is a nery handsome man
Since: Jun 09
Saint Louis, MO
#4 Apr 28, 2010
as a supporting character, i'm fine with it, but if there's a character that is known as being a certain way, then he needs to be played by an actor that fits the bill. Sorry, but Thor can't be anything other than a muscular white guy. THor can't be black, can't be a woman, and can't be tiny. So he'll be fine in his role, since he's just a supporting character.
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