Idris Elba responds to criticism that he is "too street" to play James Bond

Bond novelist Anthony Horowitz recently apologized for his remarks

Published September 2, 2015 8:22PM (EDT)

  (Reuters/Leon Neal)
(Reuters/Leon Neal)

Idris Elba, future James Bond in our hearts, has responded to "Trigger Mortis" writer Anthony Horowitz's absurd remarks that he is “too street” to play 007.

Here is Elba's short and sweet response, which he shared on his Instagram yesterday.

Idris: #stillloveyou.


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By Anna Silman

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