The highly regarded actor from TV's 'The Wire' (2002) who is notable for his performances on 'Luther' (2010). Moreover, Idris Elba joined other talents in the making of the movie 'Beasts of No Nation' (2015) as well.
September 6, 1972
Idris Elba was a multi-talented actor, singer, and producer featured on several shows, films, and songs. He landed several roles in TV shows including ‘The Wire’ (2002), ‘The Office’ (2009), and ‘Luther’ (2010). Elba appeared in various films as well. Some of these were ‘Prometheus’ (2012), ‘The Dark Tower’ (2017), and movies from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, playing the role of Heimdall in the latter.
Idris also performs as a DJ and R&B artist on top of his acting portfolio. He goes by the stage name DJ Big Driis and has performed at the Coachella festival in April 2019.