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Idris Elba has landed himself another major movie role, and this time, he’s taking things into outer space. The Mandela actor has been cast for the new, upcoming Star Trek Beyond film, and it was announced through an unconventional promo video with the rest of the cast on board. [The YBF]

Alex Trebek seems to be a pretty monotone guy, but the Jeopardy host doesn’t mind showing off his singing skills. He recently had to read the lyrics to Rihanna‘s “Umbrella” as part of one of the answers on the Jeopardy board, and it didn’t seem to sit too well with fans of the song. See the hilarious moment above. [E! News]

Method Man and Redman haven’t made new music together in some time, but fans will be excited to know that the two finally have some new heat for us. The dynamic duo teamed up with Reggie, Hanz On and Streetlife on their new track “Straight Gutta,” and it has the potential to be a summer banger this season. [Miss Info]

Papoose might be one of the more rough-around-the-edges rappers in the game, but he actually has a great sense of humor. The Brooklyn MC recently stepped into the studio with some rising rappers, but little did they know that he was about to give them the troll of their life. Participating in Complex’s Troll’d series, Papoose hops on the track with the other MC’s, but disses them. [Complex]


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