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Idris Elba

An only child, Idrissa Akuna Elba was born and raised in London, England. His father, Winston, is from Sierra Leone and worked at Ford Dagenham; his mother, Eve, is from Ghana and had a clerical duty. Idris attended school in Canning Town, where he first became involved in acting, before he dropped out. He gained a place in the National Youth ...


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Born:
Sep 6, 1972 In Hackney, London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
136
First Appeared:
In the series Sidewalks Entertainment
Latest Project:
Movie Molly's Game 2018-01-05

Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 22 wins & 76 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Pacific Rim
Poster of Prometheus
Filmography
Movie Molly's Game Unknown 2018-01-05
Series Sidewalks Entertainment Unknown 2018
Series Guerrilla Kent 2017-04-16
Movie 100 Streets Max 2017-01-13
Movie Determination Himself 2017-04-18
Series Five by Five Alpha Ash 2017-03-27
Movie Wired Magazine: Matthew McConaughey & Idris Elba Answer the Web's Most Searched Questions Himself 2017-08-02
Series The Queen Latifah Show Unknown 2017-10-16
Movie Thor: Ragnarok Heimdall 2017-11-03
Movie The Dark Tower Roland 2017-08-04
Movie The EE British Academy Film Awards Unknown 2016-02-14
Movie 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2016-01-30
Movie 73rd Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2016-01-10
Movie Zootopia Chief Bogo 2016-03-04
Movie Lego Marvel's Avengers Unknown 2016-01-26
Movie 31st Film Independent Spirit Awards Himself - Winner 2016-02-27
Movie Finding Dory: Marine Life Interviews Fluke 2016-11-15
Movie Star Trek Beyond: A Warped Sense of Revenge Himself 2016-11-01
Movie Finding Dory Fluke 2016-06-17
Movie Star Trek: Beyond Unknown 2016-07-22
Movie The Jungle Book Shere Khan 2016-04-15
Movie Sport Relief 2016 Himself 2016-03-18
Movie The Gunman Unknown 2015-03-20
Movie The 87th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2015-02-22
Series The Late Late Show with James Corden Unknown 2015-03-23
Series Glastonbury 2015 Unknown 2015-06-26
Movie Murdah Loves John Unknown 2015-12-06
Movie Mandela, My Dad and Me None 2015-04-07
Movie Beasts of No Nation Unknown 2015-10-16
Series Idris Elba: No Limits Himself 2015-07-06
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
Series Late Night with Seth Meyers Unknown 2014-02-24
Movie 71st Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2014-01-12
Movie 45th NAACP Image Awards Himself 2014-02-22
Movie No Good Deed Unknown 2014-09-12
Movie Beats of the Beautiful Game Unknown 2014-05-11
Movie Enchanted Kingdom 3D Narrator 2014-05-02
Movie The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2014-08-25
Movie Pacific Rim Stacker Pentecost 2013-07-12
Movie Thor: The Dark World Unknown 2013-11-08
Movie A Film by Guillermo del Toro Himself - 'Stacker Pentecost' 2013-10-15
Movie Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance Unknown 2012-02-17
Movie The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards Himself - Winner 2012-01-15
Series Oprah's Next Chapter Unknown 2012-01-01
Series Playhouse Presents Unknown 2012-04-12
Series CBS This Morning Unknown 2012-01-09
Movie Idris Elba's How Clubbing Changed the World Himself - Presenter 2012-08-24
Movie The Furious Gods: Making Prometheus Himself 2012-10-11
Series Vivir de cine Unknown 2012-10-26
Movie Prometheus Janek 2012-06-08
Movie The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards Himself - Nominated: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie 2012-09-23
Series The Last Leg Unknown 2012-08-30
Movie Legacy: Black Ops Malcolm Gray 2011-03-11
Movie Thor Heimdall 2011-05-06
Movie The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2011-01-16
Movie Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Truck 2011-11-08
Movie Gumball 3000: LDN 2 NYC Himself 2011-05-23
Series Politics Nation with Al Sharpton Unknown 2011-08-29
Movie Demons Never Die Unknown 2011-10-28
Movie How Hip Hop Changed the World Himself 2011-08-12
Series Janela Indiscreta Unknown 2010-03-03
Movie Brit Awards 2010 Unknown 2010-02-16
Movie The Human Contract Larry 2010-03-18
Movie The Losers Roque 2010-04-23
Series The Big C Unknown 2010-08-16
Series Luther Unknown 2010-10-17
Movie Takers Unknown 2010-08-27
Series Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2009-03-02
Series Formula 1: BBC Sport Unknown 2009-03-28
Movie The Unborn Arthur Wyndham 2009-01-09
Movie BET Awards 2009 Himself 2009-06-28
Series Live from Studio Five Unknown 2009-09-14
Series Russell Simmons Presents Brave New Voices Unknown 2009-04-05
Series The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Unknown 2009-03-29
Movie The BET Honors Himself 2008-02-22
Movie Prom Night Detective Winn 2008-04-11
Movie RocknRolla Mumbles 2008-10-31
Series Up Close with Carrie Keagan Unknown 2007-02-21
Movie Daddy's Little Girls Monty 2007-02-14
Series Live! with Kelly Unknown 2007
Series The Graham Norton Show Unknown 2007-02-22
Movie The Reaping Unknown 2007-04-05
Movie American Gangster Unknown 2007-11-02
Movie This Christmas Quentin Whitfield 2007-11-21
Movie 28 Weeks Later Stone 2007-05-11
Series Chelsea Lately Unknown 2007-07-01
Movie An Evening of Stars: Tribute to Stevie Wonder Himself 2006-01-06
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Movie All in the Game Paul 2006-05-11
Series Jonny Zero Unknown 2005-01-14
Series The Hour Unknown 2005-01-17
Movie The Gospel Reverend Charles Frank 2005-10-07
Movie Sometimes in April Augustin 2005-03-19
Movie World of Trouble None 2005-09-01
Series Made in Hollywood Unknown 2005-09-30
Series Attack of the Show! Unknown 2005-03-28
Series Tavis Smiley Unknown 2004-01-05
Series The Insider Unknown 2004-09-13
Series The New Paul O'Grady Show Unknown 2004-10-11
Movie Scarface: Origins of a Hip Hop Classic Unknown 2004-05-26
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Series Hack Unknown 2002-09-27
Series CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
Series Last Call with Carson Daly Unknown 2002-01-08
Series The Wire Russell 'Stringer' Bell 2002-06-02
Series Friday Night with Jonathan Ross Unknown 2001-11-02
Series The Inspector Lynley Mysteries Unknown 2001-03-12
Series Breakfast Unknown 2000-10-02
Series Aqua Teen Hunger Force Unknown 2000-12-30
Series Soul Food Unknown 2000-06-28
Series Girlfriends Unknown 2000-09-11
Series Ultraviolet Vaughan Rice 2000-07-31
Movie Belle maman Grégoire 1999-03-10
Series Family Affairs Unknown 1997-03-30
Series The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Series Silent Witness Unknown 1996-02-21
Series Crucial Tales Benton 1996-11-23
Series Dangerfield Unknown 1995-01-27
Series E! Live from the Red Carpet Unknown 1995-03-27
Series The Governor Unknown 1995-05-14
Series Bramwell Unknown 1995-05-22
Series Absolutely Fabulous Unknown 1994-07-24
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Series Extra Unknown 1994-09-05
Series Good Day L.A. Unknown 1993-01-01
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 1993-08-30
Series 2point4 Children Unknown 1991-09-03
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Series Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Series CNN Newsroom Unknown 1989-08-01
Series Carte Blanche Unknown 1988-10-16
Series London's Burning Unknown 1988-02-20
Series The Ruth Rendell Mysteries Unknown 1987-08-02
Series The Bill Unknown 1984-10-16
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06