The actor took to Twitter on Monday to shut down any speculation that the two are more than friends. The two were reportedly seen getting rather close at a friend’s birthday dinner after the match.RELATED VIDEO: Madonna’s Changing Looks Idris Elba Smashes it at York Hall!Well, apparently it started some rumours online that the two could be dating.According to Idris Elba himself, though, they're very much not.Rumours have swirled over his relationship since the SAG awards ceremony, which attended with 13-year-old daughter Isan rather than Ms Garth.After winning best actor for Beasts of No Nation at the British Film Awards on Sunday night, Elba name-checked a number of people in his acceptance speech, but not his girlfriend.
"Through it all, he has remained a gentleman," she said. Actor, DJ, and all-around charming human Idris Elba is raffling himself off as one lucky person’s Valentine’s Day date.So to prepare for his romantic night out with a stranger, he wrangled together a group of children to give him some top-notch, unfiltered dating advice. He also got a lesson in the come-hither “criss cross” dance and the art of pulling funny faces, before he treated the children to a short rap-slash-love-song.is about her stint with Elba, including her hit single, "Maybe I Should Call." "There was a situation.He has a child and I'm not going to get in the way of that.When asked if he was newly single, Elba replied: “That’s the media for you.” The newspaper said a representative for Elba declined to comment when asked about his relationship status.