Engaged! Idris Elba Pops the Question at Movie Screening

Feb 11, 2018, 04:04
Engaged! Idris Elba Pops the Question at Movie Screening

VALENTINE'S Day came early for Idris Elba, who proposed to his girlfriend of less than a year, Sabrina Dhowre, during a screening for his new film Yardie.

This will be Idris Elba's third marriage.

The couple met and began dating while Ebla was making his 2017 film The Mountain Between Us. The engagement comes as something as a surprise, and not just because the relationship is still so new. The actor is seen bending down on one knee in the video, before excitedly getting up to hug his clearly shocked fiancee.

He was married to Hanne Norgaard from 1999 to 2003, and Sonya Nicole Hamlin for six weeks in 2006.

The engagement comes as a slight surprise for fans given that past year Idris swore he was never getting married again, especially after divorcing twice, as Bossip pointed out.

He said at the time: "Am I ever gonna get remarried? I don't think so", he told Essence. Yeah, I don't think so. He told Essence a year ago that he didn't expect to tie the knot again, calling marriage "an institution of sorts". It's not for everybody. It definitely got noticed because I try to keep my personal life different.

His latest project, Yardie, is set in Jamaica and is an adaptation of Victor Headley's 1992 novel by the same name.

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE
  • Amateur astronomers photograph Tesla Roadster in space

    Amateur astronomers photograph Tesla Roadster in space

    Tesla produced 2,425 of its new Model 3 electric cars in the fourth quarter and delivered 1,550, missing Wall Street expectations. And an explosion is precisely what Musk had said could happen for the better part of a year leading up to Tuesday's launch.
    NASA Probe Captures Farthest Images Taken Away From Earth

    NASA Probe Captures Farthest Images Taken Away From Earth

    About two hours later, New Horizons later broke the record again with images of Kuiper Belt objects 2012 HZ84 and 2012 HE85. New Horizons is not as far from Earth as Voyager 1 , but this spacecraft is also on track to leave the solar system.
    Attack against Benghazi mosque, 1 dead and 55 injured

    Attack against Benghazi mosque, 1 dead and 55 injured

    The United Nations has been trying to mediate for years, hoping elections can help stabilize Libya. The devices appear to have been activated remotely using a mobile phone, one military source said.
  • Fertility 'breakthrough' as human eggs grown in lab

    Fertility 'breakthrough' as human eggs grown in lab

    Immature eggs recovered from patients' ovarian tissue could be matured in the lab and stored for later fertilisation. It is also seen as an opportunity to study how human eggs develop, which mostly remains a mystery to science .
    YouTube suspends ads on Logan Paul's channels following latest controversial video

    YouTube suspends ads on Logan Paul's channels following latest controversial video

    After a friend throws the dead rats in a trash can, Paul pulls out the stun gun to zap the creatures one more time. This program pays out higher revenue to channels such as Paul's that bring in millions of subscribers and views.
    Amazon Prime members can get free two-hour delivery from Whole Foods

    Amazon Prime members can get free two-hour delivery from Whole Foods

    Now, Amazon is taking their Whole Foods acquisition one step further and offering free home delivery of Whole Foods' groceries. Keep in mind that Whole Foods delivery is only available from 8AM to 10PM, so you can't rely on it for your midnight cravings.
  • Deadline looms for new PA congressional map

    Deadline looms for new PA congressional map

    Gerrymandering critics are hoping the court will rule that voting maps can be so partisan they violate the Constitution. "... In anticipation of Friday's deadline, lawmakers have begun the preliminary procedures that could pave the way for a new map.
    Zidane has chose to  sell Isco

    Zidane has chose to sell Isco

    Real Madrid president, Florentino Perez has concluded plans to replace manager, Zinedine Zidane with Germany boss, Joachim Low. There are many games. "What is certa" in is that one day I will return to Madrid .
    Bank of England Review

    Bank of England Review

    The MPC said Brexit remained the biggest risk and greatest source of uncertainty to the outlook of the United Kingdom economy. On the uncertainties surrounding Brexit , he said that future forecasting was still possible even with these uncertainties.
  • Trump tweets condolences for two slain OH  police officers

    Trump tweets condolences for two slain OH police officers

    Two Ohio police officers were killed in a shooting Saturday afternoon in a Columbus suburb, CBS News reports . The City of Westerville has confirmed the second officer shot during a gun battle Saturday has died.
    Winter Olympics will miss star power of Lindsey Vonn when she's gone

    Winter Olympics will miss star power of Lindsey Vonn when she's gone

    Sofia Goggia is going into her first Winter Olympics with the aim of stealing the show from American superstar Lindsey Vonn . He was 88, the reason Vonn's father Alan began skiing, and therefore the reason Lindsey took up the sport.
    Egypt launches major anti-jihadist operation

    Egypt launches major anti-jihadist operation

    Police and security forces have frequently been the target of deadly attacks staged by insurgents in the area. Egypt has for years been struggling to contain an Islamic insurgency in the turbulent Sinai region.
popular