Early Sunday morning, the Luther star tweeted a heavily filtered selfie and wrote, "my name's Elba, Idris Elba" - an obvious nod to 007's signature "Bond, James Bond" line.
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".
Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal win in Toronto
Djokovic win in 90 minutes with nine aces; he now stands 36-6 at the event and next plays Canada's Peter Polansky . In another first-round upset, Robin Haase of the Netherlands downed Japan's Kei Nishikori 7-5, 6-1.
The message sent fans into a frenzy of excitement, as rumours abound that Elba may be named to succeed Daniel Craig as the next incarnation of 007.
According to a report in Daily Star UK, producer Barbara Broccoli told director Antoine Fuqua that "it is time" for the character of Bond to be portrayed by a man of minor ethnicity.
Elba has always been rumoured to be in the running to take over the role of 007. "Idris has that", was the quote that The Daily Star claimed Fuqua made, and they also stated that Broccoli was responsive to the idea.
Elba, 45, made his name in gritty U.S. television drugs drama "The Wire" and won a Golden Globe for his role as a murder detective in "Luther", before moving to the big screen.
Production on the 25th Bond film, led by Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle, will begin in December.
United Kingdom economy warms up a touch, Brexit hurdles ahead
More recently, wages have risen more quickly than inflation but there have been signs that household finances remain stretched. The ONS also said that the economy grew by 0.1 per cent in June, down from a more robust 0.3 per cent in the previous month.
"Running around in cars and ladies and martinis, who wants to do that?"
DBX institutional ownership is held at -49.1% while insider ownership was 75%. 88 institutions jumped in to acquire Etsy, Inc. Earnings per share are generally pondered to be the single most essential variable in determining a share's price .
While he was in the air, Russell described himself to air traffic controllers as " just a broken guy " with "a few screws loose". In a series of tweets , he said F15s were scrambled out of Portland and arrived within a few minutes of the theft of plane.
Shares of trade-sensitive companies also declined, including Boeing, 3M and Caterpillar, which were all down at least 1.4 percent. The S&P technology index fell 1 percent, with Intel down 2.8 percent after Goldman Sachs downgraded the stock to "sell".
The Pondy Bazaar police station was first alerted about the accident and members of the police force rushed to the site. The injured person has been identified as Kamesh and is undergoing treatment at Royapettah government hospital.
In the past, Pokemon needed to hold their respective Mega Stones in order for their Mega Evolution to occur. The magazine shows off the Mega forms of the three Kanto starters: Charizard, Venasaur and Blastoise.
No one made more in one stretch than Woods, who electrified the gallery with a 31 on the front to start his third round. American Gary Woodland was leading the field with a daunting clubhouse total of -10 but there were birdies to be had.
During his glittering career Ronaldo won the FIFA World Player of the Year award three times, in 1996, 1997, and 2002. The striker retired from the game in 2011 and reportedly owns a house in Ibiza and is a regular visitor to the island.
At the same time, ancient teeth are seldom preserved, because the cartilage in their make-up doesn't fossilize easily. The teeth are the first of their kind found in Australia and one of only three discoveries in the world.
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Next year, it also plans to start e-commerce so that customers in other locations can also start buying IKEA products. IKEA has recruited 950 employees for the Hyderabad store and 50 per cent of them are women in tune with its policy.
Select varieties of Pinty's chicken strips recalled
A recall has been issued by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency over a popular brand of chicken strips sold across Saskatchewan. Canadians are urged to throw out any recalled product or to return it to the store where it was purchased.
Butlin's targeted by data hackers
Holiday camp firm Butlin's says up to 34,000 guests at its resorts may have had their personal information stolen by hackers. The firm is now contacting people who may have been affected to inform them and tell them what they should do.
Manchester police say 10 people hospitalized after shooting
The other nine people are being treated for pellet-type wounds suffered in the shooting, which was reported at about 2:30 a.m. Ten people suffered minor or major injuries in what Manchester police call "a unsafe attack, " Sky News reports.
Jordan: 4 security officers killed after storming building
The clash that began late on Saturday was among the deadliest between insurgents and Jordanian security forces in recent years. Security forces had been deployed to protect the town's annual festival, which hosts prominent Arab music acts.
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Sidhu likely to attend Imran Khan's swearing
However, the party is yet to nominate deputy speaker in the National Assembly and Punjab chief minister. The party needed the support of 172 lawmakers in the house of 342 to form the government.