Idris Elba has reportedly hinted at his role in the sequel of Sonic The Hedgehog 2. There was a lot of speculation as to whether the character will appear or not in the sequel. Many fan theories and easter eggs were thrown all around. However, the rumors can finally rest in peace. The official confirmation has stated that Knuckles will be appearing in the movie. If this was not enough news to be excited about, there was more. The artist who will voice the character has also been revealed. Idris Elba has been confirmed to be voicing the most anticipated inclusion.
Idris Elba To Be The Voice Behind Knuckles
All the speculation seems to be coming to an end. Months of speculation about the induction of Knuckles in the Sonic movie has been done. Finally, the confirmation has come which has made fans stay up in excitement. To add to the glamour of the character, Elba in all probability will be lending his voice.
In a cryptic Twitter post, Idris Elba hinted at his role in the upcoming movie. He posted a picture of himself. Beside his picture were the iconic gloves of Knuckles. The gloves were unique as they had signature spikes. The official confirmation is yet to come. However, Elba’s post pretty much seals the deal.
Elba is a versatile actor and a man of talents. His acting skills are reckoned with admiration all over the world. His recent stint includes his appearance on DC’s The Suicide Squad. Elba played the character of Bloodsport. His most remarkable work was The Wire. In the HBO Series, Elba played the role of a drug mafia, Stringer Bell. His work won many hearts.
Idris Elba has previously lent his voice to famous movies such as Zootopia. His work in Disney‘s The Jungle Book is still remembered as a classic. Sonic The Hedgehog 2 is expected to release on 20th April 2022.