Idris Elba is an English actor, producer, and musician. He is known for roles including Stringer Bell in the HBO series The Wire. Aside from acting, Elba performs as a DJ under the moniker DJ Big Driis or Idris and as an R&B musician. Here’s his Biography, Age, Net worth, Spouse, Children, Awards, Education, etc.
Who is Idris Elba?
Idris Elba (born September 6, 1972, London, England), is a British actor who was perhaps best known for his work on the television series The Wire and Luther. As of May 2019, his films have grossed over $9.8 billion at the global box office, including over $3.6 billion in North America.
Full name: Idrissa Akuna Elba
Stage name: Idris Elba, DJ Big Driis
Date of birth: September 6, 1972
Place of birth: London, United Kingdom
Nationality: British-Serria leone
Net worth: $9.8 billion
Education: Barking & Dagenham College, National Youth Music Theatre
Spouse/Wife: Sabrina Dhowre Elba (m. 2019), Sonya Nicole Hamlin (m. 2006–2006), Hanne Norgaard (m. 1999–2003)
Occupation: Actor, producer, disc jockey, rapper, singer, and writer
Marital status: Divorced
Parents: Winston Elba
Albums: Murdah Loves John
Awards: Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role. Elba was presented with a MOBO Inspiration Award.
Some of the movies he has acted in are;
- One Love
- Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance
- Pacific Rim
- Thor: The Dark World
- Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
- Avengers: Age of Ultron
- The Jungle Book
- The Dark Tower
- The Mountain Between Us
- Thor: Ragnarok
- Avengers: Infinity War
- Fast & Furious: Hobbs & Shaw
- The Suicide Squad
- Sonic the Hedgehog 2
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