List a few days ago Share Tweet Pin Share Idris Elba was recently confirmed as the central villain in Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham’s Fast and Furious spinoff, called Hobbs and Shaw. Thanks to Johnson’s Instagram, now we have a first look at the character in a heavily armoured getup alongside three armed guards. The caption introduced Elba, saying “I learned a long time ago (when I was a very sinful eyebrow raising villainous man in the crazy world of pro wrestling;) that heroes are only as great as their greatest villains. A pleasure to introduce the man himself @idriselba we brought in to our Fast & Furious franchise to wreak havoc, hell and mayhem on our heroes HOBBS & SHAW.The name: BRIXTON.The record: UNDEFEATED.The promise: SHOWDOWN OF ALL SHOWDOWNS. “ Take a look at the post below. Hobbs and Shaw will release in summer 2019. In other news, Disney released the first trailer for Aladdin.