Idris Elba has revealed that he was personally invited by Prince Harry to mark his wedding to Meghan Markle.
The British actor who recently hosted an episode of BBC Radio 1Xtra rap showShe was asked what it was like hosting the 2018 royal wedding and what tunes were the biggest hits of the night.
“‘Still DRE’ by Dr. Dre went off! It was Megan’s choice,” Elba said.
Elba was added later in the episode top boy star Ashley Walters, who asked if Elba would accept a role in a new season of the show.
“If there was a next season of top boy and we cast for Dushane’s long lost brother, do you take it?” asked Walters.
Elba replied, “Just offered me a role top boy on the radio?! You know what, every actor watching top boy probably thinks the same; ‘Boy I’d kill that, you know, I’d love to be there.'”
“So Ash boy it’s very tempting and you’re my boy so if I could come in and just dive in and out I’d be honored to be a part of it,” he confirmed.
Rap show with Tiffany Calver Broadcasts every Saturday at 11pm on BBC Radio 1 & 1Xtra.
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/idris-elba-meghan-markle-prince-harry-wedding-b2049099.html Idris Elba says Meghan Markle asked him to help Dr. Playing Dre at the royal wedding