Golden Globe-winning British actor, Idris Elba has been paired up with Bond girl Naomie Harris, in Nelson Mandela’s upcoming biopic “Long Walk to Freedom.”
The story is described as a thrilling and ultimately joyous story of a good man triumphing against all odds.
According to Pathe U.K. Managing Director Cameron McCracken, “the life of Nelson Mandela deserves to be celebrated on the biggest of screens in the biggest of multiplexes.”
The film has come together with the full support and endorsement of Mandela, the Nelson Mandela Foundation and the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory.
Long Walk to Freedom is slated to be released in theaters in November 2013.