Idris Elba is said to have become the last high profile star to sign an agreement with Apple. It is understood that his production company Green Door has signed a “first look” agreement in which it will produce series and features for Apple TV + (via Variety).
Idris Elba “First look” Apple TV + Deal
Mr. Elba became famous in HBO’s The Wire and BBC Luther series. He has also appeared in a wide variety of other movies and TV shows, including Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom and various Marvel movies. Apple TV + is also not Mr. Elba’s first experience of working with a streaming service. His company produced the humorous series Turn up Charlie, on a DJ and an endangered musician seeking a return to their old glories, for Netflix.