BY SHAMAN MOMOH
Nigerian director, Thomas Ikimi and Beasts of No Nation star, Idris Elba are collaborating a second time for Fox‘s drama series, The Crusaders.
Written by Ikimi, The Crusaders follows “an extended family of second-generation Africans living in the USA who specialize in locating and returning valuable objects stolen from Africa during colonial occupation.”
Green Door Pictures, Elba’s production company will produce alongside Ikimi’s T&T Studios plus Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Dan McDermott‘s di Bonaventura Television. Elba, however, will not star in the project.
Thomas Ikimi was born in 1979 in Westminster, London. He attended primary school in Nigeria, prep and public school in England, and university in America.