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Ejiofor: I'm thrilled for Elba
By SP_COP on January 06, 2014 | From
Ejiofor: I'm thrilled for Elba Chiwetel Ejiofor has revealed that he has no rivalry with Idris Elba, despite the two British stars vying for top acting awards this year.

The two London actors are up against each other for the best actor gong at the Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Awards - Chiwetel for his portrayal of Solomon Northup in 12 Years A Slave and his TV role in BBC drama Dancing On The Edge, and Idris for his portrayal of Nelson Mandela in Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom and his small-screen role in crime drama Luther.

"It's really terrific, it's really exciting. I'm thrilled for Idris as well. He's gone through a remarkable few days with everything that's happened so I'm really thrilled for him," he said.

"We've been friends for a long time now - it's been 20 years - so it's really exciting to have two projects out there. We spoke the other day actually, how exciting it is to talk about these two very different guys (Mandela and Solomon) going through these two different set of circumstances but they found them very embracing and found an audience in both of them."

Chiwetel said he has been impressed with the feedback he's had about Steve McQueen's unflinching slavery drama....
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