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Idris Elba

Idrissa Akuna "Idris" Elba (born 6 September 1972) is a British television, theatre, and film actor who has starred in both British and American productions. Elba grew up in Canning Town, East London. One of his first acting roles was in the soap opera Family Affairs. He has worked in a variety of TV roles including Ultraviolet and The Inspector Lynley Mysteries. He is also known for playing Russell "Stringer" Bell, a Baltimore druglord and aspiring businessman, in HBO's The Wire. Elba is also a DJ under the moniker DJ Big Driis / Big Driis the Londoner, and a hip-hop...

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Born:
Sep 6, 1972 In Canning Town, London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
18
First Appeared:
In the movie 28 Weeks Later 2007-04-26
Latest Project:
movie A Hundred Streets 2016-11-11

Born:
Sep 6, 1972 In Canning Town, London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
18
First Appeared:
In the movie 28 Weeks Later 2007-04-26
Latest Project:
movie A Hundred Streets 2016-11-11
Filmography
Movie A Hundred Streets 2016-11-11
Movie The Jungle Book 2016-04-07
Movie Zootopia 2016-02-11
Movie Finding Dory 2016-06-16
Movie Star Trek Beyond 2016-07-07
Movie The Gunman 2015-02-16
Movie Beasts of No Nation 2015-10-16
Movie Avengers: Age of Ultron 2015-04-22
Movie Enchanted Kingdom 2014-03-25
Movie No Good Deed 2014-09-12
Movie Pacific Rim 2013-07-12
Movie Prometheus 2012-05-30
Movie Thor 2011-04-21
Movie Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance 2011-12-10
Movie The Unborn 2009-01-09
Movie RockNRolla 2008-10-30
Movie 28 Weeks Later 2007-04-26
Movie American Gangster 2007-11-02