Tom Hiddleston And Idris Elba Will Be In Avengers 2!
The Wire star lets slip he's been filming superhero sequel with fellow Brit...
However Hiddleston's Thor co-star Idris Elba appears to have just let the cat out of the bag that Loki and his own character Heimdall have got secret roles in the movie after all.
Speaking to The Telegraph after a DJ set in Ibiza, the 42-year-old hunk revealed that he'd come straight from the set of the eagerly awaited sequel.
He shared: "I'm in Avengers, and I'm doing a scene with Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston, and they're like – 'Aren't you in Ibiza?'."
Elba also admitted that he hasn't always enjoyed working on Marvel movies, and told a story from the set of Thor: The Dark World to illustrate his point.
"I'd just done eight months in South Africa (playing Nelson Mandela)," he explained.
"I came to England and the day I came back I had to do reshoots on Thor 2. And in the actual scene my hair was different, my...
"I was like, 'This is torture, man. I don't want to do this.' My agent said: 'You have to, it's part of the deal.'
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"I'm actually falling down from a spaceship, so they had to put me in a harness in this green-screen studio. And in between takes I was stuck there, fake hair stuck on to my head with glue, this f**king helmet, while they reset. And I'm thinking: '24 hours ago, I was Mandela'.
"When I walked into the set the extras called me Madiba. I was literally walking in this man's boots. (Within) six months, the crew, we were all so in love with this film we had made. I was him. I was Mandela, practically.
"Then there I was, in this stupid harness, with this wig and this sword and these contact lenses. It ripped my heart out."