Idris Elba will bears David Twohy’s Cross

Idris Elba has been cast as the lead in the Cross, the latest big screen adaptation of a James Patterson novel.


Elba will reportedly continue the role played by Morgan Freeman in Kiss The Girls (1997) and Along Came A Spider (2001).


Cross, directed by David Twohy, sees the detective pursuing a serial rapist who may have killed his pregnant wife years earlier.

Elba will next be seen in the movie Takers and Kenneth Branagh’s Thor.