Idris Elba was born on September 6, 1972. He is an actor, musician, and English DJ. He is known as the cast member of Drag King Pin Russell’s “Stringer” Bell by HBO The Wire, Detective John Luther of the BBC One’s Luther series and Nelson Mandela’s biography Mandela. He won four Golden Glove Award nominations for the miniseries or the best actor of a television movie and won once. He also won five Primetime Emmy Award nominations.
Various films such as Ridley Scott, Takers (2010), Thor (2011), Prometheus (2012), Pacific Rim (2013), Thor: The Dark World (2013) and Beasts of the American Gangster (2007) No Nation (2015, nominated for BAFTA and Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor) and Star Trek Beyond (2016). In 2016, he filled the voice of Chief Bogo at Zootopia, Shere Khan from the Jungle Book, and Fluke from Finding Dory. He oversees the film for the first time by adapting Victor Yardie’s Yardie novel in 1992.
In addition to the actor, Elba is also the stage name DJ Big Driis (or Big Driis the Londoner) and DJ of a soul-hip-hop musician. In 2016, he was added to the list of the most influential people in the World version of Time 100.
Name: Idris Elba
Birth Date: 1972 /09 /06
Job: Actor, DJ, Musician
Ethnicity/Race: Sierra Leonean and Ghanaian
Net Worth: $20 million