26 Reasons To Give Your Life Over To The Glory That Is Idris Elba

He is perfection in human form, basically.

1. Can we just take a moment to appreciate Idris Elba? Just look at him.

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2. Sure he’s talented and stuff. But let’s focus on what’s really important.

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3. He knows how to rock a suit.

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4. Just look at him dapping it up with Obama.

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5. God bless you, Idris Elba’s tailor.


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6. But let’s be honest: He could be wearing sweatpants and it wouldn’t even matter.

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7. Or dirty paint clothes.

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8. He wore this to The Sopranos premiere and you know what? I ain’t even mad.

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Dad sandals be damned.

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9. I don’t even know what’s happening here. Follow-up question: Does it even matter? NOPE.

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10. What even is this water coffin photo shoot? Actually nvm don’t care.

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11. Here he is in this janky Obama shirt. Sure. Sure, why not?

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12. There are rumors that he could be the next Bond. Ummmm yes. Yes, please.

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13. He also does all these other things. Oh, what’s that? Is that Idris Elba and Lucy Liu jamming out on stage? Yes, yes it is.

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14. He owns his own company.

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15. He has a “devious personality,” and you love it.

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16. Also, he does this thing where he winks.

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17. Literally the only man in the world who should be allowed to wink. So cheeky!

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18. You just want to have a drink with him.

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19. Or just kick it and play Guitar Hero with him.

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20. Or seduce him.

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And stare lovingly into his eyes.

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21. I mean, have you ever wanted to be Beyoncé more than when she was in Idris’ arms in Obsessed?

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22. And can we talk about how he only had one sex scene in The Wire. ONE. What is wrong with humanity??

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23. And I would be remiss if I didn’t alert you to this picture of him and this adorable puppy.

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24. Or this……

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25. *Faints*

Friday is my second favourite 'F' word ;)

— Idris Elba (@idriselba)

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Friday is my second favourite ‘F’ word ;)

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26. The only thing better than Idris Elba is two Idris Elbas!

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