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Idris Elba

Idris Elba (born 6 September 1972) is a British television, theatre, and film actor who has starred in both British and American productions. One of his first acting roles was in the soap opera Family Affairs. Since then he has worked in a variety of TV and movie projects including Ultraviolet, The Wire, No Good Deed and Zootopia.

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Sep 6, 1972 In Hackney, London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Trap
Latest Project:
Movie The Suicide Squad 2021-08-04
Known For
Poster of The Graham Norton Show
Poster of The Inspector Lynley Mysteries
Poster of 2point4 children
Movie The Suicide Squad Ben Turner / Bronze Tiger 2021-08-04
Movie Deeper 2020-12-31
Movie The Trap 2020
Movie Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw Brixton 2019-08-01
Series Turn Up Charlie Charlie 2019-03-15
Movie Cats Macavity 2019-12-12
Series In the Long Run Walter Easmon 2018-03-29
Movie Pacific Rim: Uprising Stacker Pentecost 2018-03-21
Movie Avengers: Infinity War Heimdall 2018-04-25
Movie Molly's Game Charlie Jaffey 2017-12-25
Movie Thor: Ragnarok Heimdall 2017-10-25
Movie The Mountain Between Us Dr. Ben Bass 2017-10-05
Movie The Dark Tower Roland Deschain 2017-08-03
Series Guerrilla Kent 2017-04-13
Movie The Jungle Book Shere Khan (voice) 2016-04-07
Movie Zootopia Chief Bogo (voice) 2016-02-11
Movie 100 Streets Max 2016-11-11
Movie Bastille Day Sean Briar 2016-04-22
Movie Finding Dory Fluke (voice) 2016-06-16
Movie Star Trek Beyond Krall 2016-07-22
Movie Marine Life Interviews Fluke 2016-11-15
Movie Cut from a Different Cloth 2015-02-03
Movie Avengers: Age of Ultron Heimdall 2015-04-22
Movie The Gunman Barnes 2015-02-16
Movie King for a Term Akuna's father 2015-07-09
Movie Beasts of No Nation Commandant 2015-09-11
Series Idris Elba: No Limits Himself 2015-07-06
Movie Mandela, My Dad and Me Himself 2015-12-07
Movie No Good Deed Colin Evans 2014-09-10
Movie Enchanted Kingdom narrator 2014-03-25
Movie Second Coming Mark 2014-09-02
Series Idris Elba: King of Speed Himself 2013-12-26
Movie Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom Nelson Mandela 2013-12-06
Movie Thor: The Dark World Heimdall 2013-10-29
Movie Pacific Rim Stacker Pentecost 2013-07-11
Movie Prometheus Janek 2012-05-30
Movie Prometheus: Prologue - Prometheus Transmission Janek 2012-09-06
Movie The Furious Gods: Making Prometheus Captain Janek 2012-10-11
Movie How Clubbing Changed the World Himself 2012-08-24
Movie Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance Moreau 2011-12-10
Movie How Hip Hop Changed the World Himself 2011-08-12
Movie Thor Heimdall 2011-04-21
Movie Gumball 3000: LDN 2 NYC Himself 2011-01-01
Movie The Losers William Roque 2010-04-23
Series Luther DCI John Luther 2010-05-04
Movie Legacy Malcolm Gray 2010-10-15
Movie Takers Gordon Jennings 2010-08-26
Series The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Unknown 2009-03-15
Movie The Unborn Arthur Wyndham 2009-01-09
Movie Obsessed Derek Charles 2009-04-24
Movie RockNRolla Mumbles 2008-09-04
Movie Prom Night Detective Winn 2008-04-10
Movie The Human Contract Larry 2008-09-12
Movie This Christmas Quentin "Junior" Whitfield 2007-11-27
Movie American Gangster Tango 2007-11-02
Movie 28 Weeks Later General Stone 2007-04-26
Movie The Reaping Ben 2007-04-05
Movie Daddy's Little Girls Monty James 2007-02-14
Series The Graham Norton Show Himself 2007-02-22
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Movie All In The Game Paul 2006-05-11
Movie The Gospel Reverend Charles Frank 2005-10-07
Series The Tyra Banks Show Unknown 2005-09-12
Series The Office Unknown 2005-03-24
Movie Sometimes in April Augustin 2005-02-17
Movie One Love Aaron 2003-05-18
Series The Wire Stringer Bell 2002-06-02
Series The Inspector Lynley Mysteries Robert Gabriel 2002-04-08
Series CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
Movie Buffalo Soldiers Kimborough 2001-09-08
Movie Sorted Jam 2000-10-06
Series Girlfriends Unknown 2000-09-11
Movie Belle Maman Grégoire 1999-03-10
Series Ultraviolet Vaughan Rice 1998-09-15
Movie Spiders and Flies Benton 1996-12-07
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Idris Elba 1996-07-22
Series Silent Witness Unknown 1996-02-21
Series Dangerfield Matt Gregory 1995-01-27
Series Bramwell Charlie Carter 1995-05-01
Series Crocodile Shoes Unknown 1994-11-10
Series Space Precinct Unknown 1994-10-03
Series Absolutely Fabulous Unknown 1992-11-12
Series 2point4 children Parachute Instructor 1991-09-03
Series Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Series The Ruth Rendell Mysteries Unknown 1987-08-02
Series The Academy Awards Idris Elba 1953-03-18