Idris Elba got in shape as he attended the UK 2022 Podcast Awards with his wife Sabrina in London on Saturday.
The actor, 49, attended the event with his wife Sabrina, 32, whom he married in 2019, when the pair took to the stage to present the Best Wellbeing award.
Idris looked dapper in a pink button-down linen shirt that he teamed with matching trousers, amid announcements he would be back in contention for the role of James Bond.
Sweetheart: Idris Elba looked radiant as he attended the UK 2022 Podcast Awards with his wife Sabrina in London on Saturday
The Luther star kept the look casual by sporting a pair of plain white Nike Airforce sneakers.
The producer beamed as he posed next to Sabrina, who looked incredible in a tan suit.
The beauty showed off her sexy figure in a stylish midi dress combined with a zip cropped shirt.
Coordination: The actor attended the event with his wife, whom he married in 2019, with the pair taking to the stage to present the Best Wellbeing award
She lifted her frame in a pair of black stiletto heels with laces that accentuated an eye-catching white manicure.
Sabrina completed her look by retouching her dark outfit in a chic style and applying makeup with a radiant bronze palette. .
The event was held at Kennington Park, London and hosted by Elis James and John Robins.
Dapper: Idris looked dapper in a pink button-down linen shirt that he teamed with matching trousers, amid announcements he’ll be back in contention for the role of James Bond
Looking good: The Luther star kept her look casual by sporting a pair of crisp white Nike Airforce sneakers
Idris and Sabrina took to the stage to present the Best Health Podcast for Effin’ Hormones, a podcast about menopause.
This comes as Idris is said to be in talks again to star in the James Bond films.
The actor was confirmed to be ‘part of the conversation’ becoming the next 007 by producer Barbara Broccoli, 61, earlier this year.
He had previously given up on playing a spy and discussed the idea of playing a villain instead, but he was once again considered after ranking high in market research. , according to The Sun.
A source revealed: ‘Idris has long been in talks to play a role in the next era of James Bond saga and was last year considered for the villain.
High spirits: The producer beamed as he posed next to Sabrina, who looked incredible in a tan ensemble
Chic: The beauty showed off her sexy figure in a stylish midi dress, paired with a cropped shirt
‘However, discussions around his starring role began again as producers realized how popular he would be after doing undercover market research.
‘He ranked highly among the diverse film lovers invited to participate.
‘They don’t want to see him as an enemy – they want him as a hero.’
MailOnline has contacted an Idris representative for comment.
Glam: She enhanced her frame in a pair of black towering heels that accentuated an eye-catching white manicure and completed her look by retouching her dark dress in a luxurious way
It comes after James Bond producer Barbara admitted it would take a long time to choose a replacement for Daniel Craig’s 007 character.
The filmmaker insists that it is not as easy as choosing an actor to take on the iconic role of the pompous spy.
Speaking to Variety, Barbara said: ‘It was a big decision. It’s not just a role. It’s a total rethink of where we’re going. ‘
New role? This comes as Idris is said to be in talks again to star in the James Bond films (pictured in October)
Not anymore: Idris was once one of the favorites to take on the role of James Bond now Daniel Craig has stepped down (pictured in No Time To Die)
Earlier this year, the producer of the blockbuster series confirmed Idris Elba was ‘part of the conversation’ to be the next 007.
Idris has long been considered a likely successor to Daniel, and Barbara knew that the Luther actor would be a popular choice for the iconic part.
She told Deadline’s Crew Call podcast: ‘Well, we know Idris, we’re his friends, and he’s a great actor. And, you know, that’s part of the conversation, but it’s hard to start a conversation when you have someone sitting in the chair. ‘
Confirmed: Idris was confirmed to be ‘part of the conversation’ becoming the next 007 by blockbuster series producer Barbara Broccoli, 61, earlier this year (pictured 2019)
Barbara added that there was no rush from Bond bosses to name the actor as they wanted to let the cast and crew enjoy Craig’s last film, No Time To Die.
She said: ‘I think we decided that until No Time To Die ran and Daniel was able – well, we were all able to enjoy, reap the benefits of a great tenure. by Daniel, we won’t think about, or talk about, anyone else. ‘
It was previously reported that Idris is in talks ‘soon’ to play a Bond villain.
A source confirmed to The Sun: ‘Idris has had informal talks with the studio and he has been told that there will be a role in the next Bond film for him, if he wants to.
Could it be them? Bond bosses are looking for a replacement, with Tom Hiddleston [R] and Idris Elba [L] recommend to play next 007
‘He won’t be the main character, but they recognize the level of pull and respect he dictates, and they wanted to work with him to create a completely original character for the sequel.
‘It’s still very early days for conversations, but so far, it looks like it will be the role of a villain.’
Other names associated with the MI-6 agent’s role include Henry Cavill, Tom Hardy and Richard Madden.
Bodyguard: Richard Madden has also been suggested for the role
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