Idris Elba is getting serious awards nomination buzz for his spectacular turn as Nelson Mandela in Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom .
And for good reason - while he may not necessarily look like the African icon, his performance is spine-tinglingly spot-on.
We sat down with Elba to discuss the difficulties of nailing the accent, playing a real life legend and much more.
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom is in cinemas now.
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