Idris Elba Is A Humorless CIA Agent In Exclusive Clip From ‘The Take’

Idris Elba isn’t playing any games, and is taking charge in his new film The Take. Elba assumed the role of CIA agent Sean Briar, who partners up with an American thief played by Richard Madden. Directed by James Watkins, The Take was originally titled Bastille Day for its European release. Charlotte Le Bon, Kelly Reilly and José Garcia also star in the film.

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The Take debuts in theaters Friday (Nov. 18), but before you head to the theater, watch an exclusive clip of Elba getting into a verbal scuffle with his new boss at the CIA, played by Anatol Yusef.