British born Virgo actors Idris Elba and Naomie Harris are putting on their hometown as they cover the upcoming issue of Jet Magazine. Inside, the two brits talk about their new flick “Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom”.
Inside Idris tells the tabloid,
I didn’t feel like I was accomplished enough to play such a great man. It was a massive challenge. He could energize people with his charisma and aura. I tried to channel that. I want people to be inspired by his story.While Naomi adds,
I felt like he was holding my hand through the whole thing. It was a very difficult story to tell — dark and harrowing. We got to go on a journey together.Take a behind the scenes look at their photo shoot below:
Be sure to check out the complete interview when it hit stands January 6, 2014.