Here is the first photo of Idris Elba who will guest star in four episodes of the fantastic new Showtime original dark comedy series THE BIG C, which premiered this monday to some amazing ratings.
Elba will play Lenny, a painter who forms a relationship with lead Laura Linney. This photo is from episode 4 of The Big C titled Playing the Cancer Car which airs Monday September 13, 2010.
We previously reported that Idris Elba as a guest star on The Big C was going to guest star back in June.
Idris Elba is better known in the States from his work as Russell Stringer Bell on the HBOâs The Wire, as well as his recent appearance on NBCâs The Office. Elba also starred in the movies Obsessed, American Gangster, RocknRolla, and the upcoming movie Takers.