Idris Elba announced yesterday that he is living out one of his dreams, as he is preparing to become a professional kickboxer. The 43 year old actor shared that it has always been a “lifelong ambition” of his to fight professionally. His year long journey is going to be documented in an upcoming 3 part series called ‘Idris Elba: Fighter’. The series will let viewers get a look at him training all over the world in Japan, Cuba, Britain, Thailand and South Africa for his upcoming first fight. The series is set to begin airing in early 2017.