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Idris Elba signs deal to write children's books inspired by his teen daughter

IDRIS Elba has signed a global deal to write a series of children’s books — inspired by his teenage daughter Isan.

The Luther star plans to release picture books and fiction in the deal with publisher Harper­Collins, starting next year.

Dad-of-two Idris, 48, said: “I feel privileged to have the opportunity to bring stories inspired by my daughter to life.”

We recently revealed the actor has finally confirmed the Luther movie and admitted it's been 'a long time coming'.

Rumours have been circulating for years that a feature-length version of the hit BBC crime drama was in the works.

Speaking with MistaJam on The All-New Capital Weekender, the 48-year-old discussed his plans for 2021.

He said: "Definitely making more music, people that love my film and stuff, listen, I’m going to be making Luther ‘The Movie’."

He continued: "Yeah I’m super excited and I hope the fans are sort of excited for that, it’s been a long time coming for a movie, for people that have loved the show.

"We’ve been making the show for 10 years, so we’re making film." 

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