Idris Elba


Idris Elba Brief Biography

Idris Elba
Idrissa Akuna "Idris" Elba (born 6 September 1972) is a British actor, singer, rapper and producer who has starred in both British and American productions. He grew up in Canning Town, East London. He is best known for playing Russell "Stringer" Bell (a Baltimore drug lord and aspiring businessman) in HBO's critically acclaimed show The Wire and the title role of Detective John Luther in Luther, which airs on BBC One. Elba has won a Golden Globe for his portrayal of DCI Luther. One of Elba's first acting roles was in the soap opera Family Affairs. As a film actor, Elba has appeared in American Gangster, Takers, The Losers, Thor, Prometheus and Pacific Rim. In addition to his acting work, Elba is a DJ under the moniker DJ Big Driis/Big Driis the Londoner, and a hip-hop soul recording artist.

Idris Elba News

• Mark Ruffalo accidentally livestreams 'Thor: Ragnarok' movie on Instagram
• Jessica Chastain stars in new 'Molly's Game' movie trailer
• Kate Winslet reuniting with James Cameron for 'Avatar' movie sequels
• Famous birthdays for Sept. 6: Pippa Middleton, Idris Elba, Chris Christie, Foxy Brown, Justin Whalin, Macy Gray, Jeff Foxworthy, Swoosie Kurtz

This webpage uses material from the Wikipedia article "Idris_Elba" and is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. Reality TV World is not responsible for any errors or omissions the Wikipedia article may contain.


POPULAR MOVIES (100)



POPULAR TV SHOWS (100)



POPULAR PEOPLE (100)

Page generated Thu Dec 14, 2017 20:27 pm in 0.51684808731079 seconds


Page read in 2.2012588977814 seconds