Idris Elba Revealed as The Gunslinger Roland in Set Photos for The Dark Tower


From Sony, director Nikolaj Arcel and based on the acclaimed series of novels by Stephen King comes The Dark Tower. Starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey, the film is scheduled to hit theaters January 13, 2017.

Gunslinger Roland Deschain roams an Old West-like landscape in search of the dark tower, in the hopes that reaching it will preserve his dying world.

The Dark Tower is currently filming in South Africa so some photos of star Idris Elba have made their way online courtesy of The Daily Mail. Check out Elba as Roland The Gunslinger below in these behind-the-scenes images.

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