June 17, 2013
Why to watch: Between "Prometheus" and "Pacific Rim," Idris Elba is quickly becoming a staple of our blockbuster movie landscape. To truly understand why he is so beloved, check out his ongoing BBC One series "Luther" that will soon return with its long-anticipated third season. Then if you're still feeling the Idris Elba buzz, go watch his amazing turn in "The Wire."
Where to watch: Amazon Instant Video, iTunes, Netflix
When to watch by: July 2, 2013, when "Luther's" four-episode third season airs on BBC One, or Sept. 3, 2013, when it premieres on BBC America.