Idris Elba is at the top of his game. Hence his turn as our September cover subject. But, like so many before him, the the rise to the top was peppered with amusing pit stops.
No doubt that the British actor has portrayed his fair share of commanding characters, including the drug lord Russell "Stringer" Bell in The Wire, Detective John Luther in the BBC drama Luther, and Nelson Mandela in Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. Oh, and his new movie No Good Deed hits theaters on September 12th. One role he's not as well known for? Why that would be Pizza Delivery Man in the short-lived 1994 television series Space Precinct. You can catch his quick cameo on the show, below, though he'd probably rather you didn't.