Netflix halts filming of Idris Elba’s The Harder They Fall after positive Covid-19 test


He forms a posse to help him as he seeks revenge. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Jeymes Samuel is directing the film from a script penned by Boaz Yakin. According to Deadline, the filming was halted on Thursday night and it is unclear when the production will resume. (Photo: Idris Elba/Facebook)Netflix has put on hold the filming of British star Idris Elba-led Western The Harder They Fall after an actor from the team tested positive for Covid-19. The Harder They Fall follows an outlaw, who discovers that the man who killed his parents has been released from prison. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines
For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App. At the time, the actor was in New Mexico while production on The Harder They Fall was halted due to the pandemic. None of the principal cast members, including Elba, Regina King, Jonathan Majors, Zazie Beeetz, Lakeith Stanfield, and Delroy Lindo, have tested positive.https://images.indianexpress.com/2020/08/1×1.png
Elba was one of the first celebrities to announce he tested positive for the coronavirus back in March. By: PTI | Los Angeles |

October 18, 2020 4:17:12 pm

Idris Elba was among the first celebrities to open up about his coronavirus diagnosis, in March.