Idris Elba is one of the latest acts to be confirmed for the V Festival line-up next month.

In his first festival appearance, the actor who goes by the DJ name of Driis, will be taking to the decks to play a selection of Hip-Hop and dance tracks.

Idris exercised his fingers with a few DJ sets at west London club Love & Liquor earlier this year, so he’ll more than prepared for his festival debut.

This year’s V Fest will be headlined by Idris’ Obessed co-star Beyonce and American rockers Kings of Leon and takes place on 17-18 August.