Idris Elba Joins ‘Hijack’ Thriller Series From ‘Lupin’ Creator Apple TV+ has a new series starring Idris Elba. It is called Hijack and is described as a tense thriller about the hijacking of a plan on its way to London. Each episode will cover one hour of the seven hour flight. Idris will play the negotiator. The series is written by George Kay who created and wrote the Netflix series, Lupin. No release date has been given yet. Do you plan to watch?