Idris Elba talks Ghost Rider, Video Games, and How to Pull Off a Convincing American Accent

With the upcoming release of the Ghost Rider film, based on the Marvel comics character, coming this Friday we received a phone call from a fan favorite and long time friend of AlumniRoundup, actor Idris Elba. Interview by: Bryndan Moore — You are playing the character Moreau in “Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance.” So who […]

Idris Elba Produces Web Series Developed by HBCU Alum

Here’s a first-look trailer at a new web series executive produced by Idris Elba, titled Milk & Honey, created by Brown Paper Dolls (Dana Gills, Asha Kamali May, and Jeanette McDuffie – all Chicago natives (Spelman, Howard U & FAMU grads) who started the production company in LA. The series, which is headlined by Lance […]

Alumni at Essence 2010 Thru the eyes of ARU

As you know Essence Music Festival takes over New Orleans every year on the 4th of July weekend. We attended a few of the official Essence events as well as hosted our own amazing events that weekend. Here are a few looks into what it was like.