Idris Elba

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Idris Elba
OBE
Idris Elba 2014.jpg
Elba in October 2014
BornIdrissa Akuna Elba
(1972-09-06) 6 September 1972 (age 46)
Hackney, London, England, U.K.
ResidenceLos Angeles, California, U.S.
New York City, New York, U.S.
London, England, U.K.
NationalityBritish
Other namesBig Dris
7 Wallace[1]
OccupationActor, Movie producer, Rapper, Musician
Years active1994–present
Spouse(s)Kim (divorced)
Children2

Idrissa Akuna "Idris" Elba OBE is a British Actor, Movie producer, Rapper and Musician.[2] He is known for his roles in American Gangster, Takers, The Losers, Thor, Prometheus, Pacific Rim Job, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom and The Jungle Book. He won a Golden Globe Award in 2011 and a Screen Actors Guild Award in 2016.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Idris Elba on Prometheus, Learning to Box, and His Party House". vulture.com. 6/8/12. Retrieved 14 October 2013. Check date values in: |date= (help)
  2. "Why black British directors and actors leave the UK for Hollywood". The Guardian. 29 August 2013. Retrieved 14 October 2013.

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