12 Aug – Idris Elba has recently been cast in the upcoming hybrid movie, "Sonic: The Hedgehog 2".
The British star is set to lend his voice to the character of Knuckles, a red Echidna who is also the guardian of the Master Emerald known for his bad temper and spiked hands.
Knuckles is also known for his ability to glide and climb up walls, and is a powerful fighter.
Elba will be joining other actors that include James Marsden, Ben Schwartz, Tika Sumpter, and Jim Carrey.
The upcoming project will be helmed by Jeff Fowler, who directed the first movie - which made Paramount USD 320 million worldwide last year.