Related Stories

East Coast Radio

Swoon! Idris Elba named People's Sexiest Man Alive 2018

The 46-year-old British actor has been named the 'Sexiest Man Alive', according to People Magazine. Elba is well known for his role in Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, and also as drug kingpin Russell 'Stringer' Bell in HBO's series, The Wire. Idris ...

- East Coast Radio

The Guardian

Congrats, Idris Elba: but next year, let's have a less macho sexiest man alive

Whether People will choose to go with the flow at some point or just keep adorably selecting Clive Owen until kingdom come, only time will attest. For now we celebrate Idris Elba as their least terrible pick in memory, and eagerly await sexy developments.

- The Guardian

HarpersBAZAAR.com

Just 26 Unbelievably Hot Photos of Idris Elba Being a Daddy

The news was announced late last night on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon. "It is amazing! I'm really, really happy with that," Elba said of the announcement. "Thank you so much People Magazine for making me Sexiest Man in the World. It's an ...

- HarpersBAZAAR.com

eNCA

Idris Elba named People mag's 'sexiest man alive'

LOS ANGELES - Actor Idris Elba, who James Bond fans are campaigning to be the next person to play 007, was named the sexiest man alive on Monday by People magazine. The London-born actor (46) said he didn't believe it when the magazine told him.

- eNCA

Independent Online

#SexiestManAlive, Idris Elba, gets his own Twitter emoji

Idris Elba's Sexiest Man Alive title has earned the British actor his own Twitter emoji. Elba was named PEOPLE's Sexiest Man Alive on Monday night and fans of the actor can unlock his emoji on Twitter by writing out #SexiestManAlive, reports people.com.

- Independent Online

NBCNews.com

Idris Elba is named People's Sexiest Man Alive

He is only the third non-white man to be named by the magazine, along with Denzel Washington and Dwayne Johnson. The honor came as a surprise for Elba, who called it an “ego boost.” “I was like, 'Come on, no way. Really?'” the 46-year-old London ...

- NBCNews.com