Idrissa Akuna Elba
September 6, 1972
|Years active||1994 - present|
|Height||189 cm (6 ft 2 in)|
(m. 1999; div. 2003)
Sonya Nicole Hamlin
(m. 2006; annul. 2006)
|Partner(s)||Naiyana Garth (2013–2016)|
Idrissa Akuna Elba actor, producer and writer. He is known for his roles in American Gangster, Takers, The Losers, Thor, Prometheus, Pacific Rim and Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. He won a Golden Globe Award in 2011 and a Screen Actors Guild Award in 2016.(born 6 September 1972) is an English
Select filmography[change | change source]
- One Love
- Pacific Rim
- Thor: The Dark World
- Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
- The Jungle Book
- The Dark Tower
- The Mountain Between Us
- Thor: Ragnarok
- Fast & Furious: Hobbs & Shaw
- The Suicide Squad
- Sonic the Hedgehog 2
- Three Thousand Years of Longing
Discography[change | change source]
Albums[change | change source]
- 2015: Murdah Loves John (The John Luther Character Album)
Extended plays[change | change source]
- 2006: Big Man
- 2009: Kings Among Kings
- 2010: High Class Problems Vol. 1
- 2014: Idris Elba Presents Mi Mandela
- 2022: Cordi Elba (with Lime Cordiale)
Remixes[change | change source]
- "Trust in Me"
- "The Bare Necessities"
Mixtapes[change | change source]
- 2011: Merry DriisMas Holiday Mixtape
References[change | change source]
- Yuan, Jada (8 June 2012). "Idris Elba on Prometheus, Learning to Box, and His Party House". vulture.com. Retrieved 14 October 2013.
- "Idris Elba given Sierra Leone citizenship". 20 December 2019 – via www.bbc.com.
- "Why black British directors and actors leave the UK for Hollywood". The Guardian. 29 August 2013. Retrieved 14 October 2013.
- "Coronavirus: Idris Elba confirms he has tested positive for COVID-19". Sky News. 16 March 2020. Retrieved 16 March 2020.
- Hutchinson, Kate (7 December 2015). "Idris Elba: 'As an actor I'm always reading someone else's thoughts. What about my own thoughts?'". The Guardian. Retrieved 17 June 2020.
- Triscari, Caleb (22 September 2021). "Lime Cordiale announce joint mini-album with Idris Elba". NME Australia. Retrieved 14 October 2021.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Idris Elba at Wikimedia Commons