The film also stars Jonathan Majors and is being produced by Jay-Z.
Idris Elba is set to star in the upcoming all black Western The Harder They Fall from first-time director Jeymes Samuel.
The film, is slated to premiere on Netflix, and also stars The Last Black Man In San Fransisco actor, Jonathan Majors. The film is being produced by Samuel, as well as Jay-Z, who will also help write original music for the movie along with Samuel, Deadline reports. The two previously worked together on the Great Gatsby.