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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 soul recording artist. In 2009, Elba appeared on a six-episode arc of the American sitcom The Office, playing Charles Miner, Michael Scott's new boss. In 2010, he appeared in the action film The Losers in the role of Roque, the second-in-command of a black-ops team. The same year, he appeared in the thriller Takers. Elba played the title role of Detective John Luther in the 6-part BBC television show Luther that aired from May 4, 2010 on BBC One. Description above from the Wikipedia article Idris Elba, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Sep 6, 1972 In Canning Town, London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
76
Première apparrition :
In the movie The Trap
Dernier projet:
Film Le Grand jeu 2017-11-23
Connu pour
Poster of Idris Elba: No Limits
Poster of Thor
Poster of The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
Poster of Bramwell
Filmographie
Film The Trap 2018
Film Le Grand jeu Charlie Jaffey 2017-11-23
Series Guerrilla Kent 2017-04-13
Film Guerrilla Kent 2017-04-13
Film Thor : Ragnarok Heimdall 2017-10-25
Film La Montagne entre nous Dr. Ben Bass 2017-10-05
Film La Tour sombre Roland Deschain 2017-08-03
Film Zootopie Chief Bogo (voice) 2016-02-11
Film Le Livre de la jungle Shere Khan (voice) 2016-04-07
Film Bastille Day Sean Briar 2016-04-22
Film Star Trek : Sans Limites Krall 2016-07-07
Film 100 Streets Max 2016-11-11
Film Le Monde de Dory Fluke (voice) 2016-06-16
Film Gunman Barnes 2015-02-16
Film Avengers : L'Ère d'Ultron Heimdall 2015-04-22
Film King for a Term Akuna's father 2015-07-09
Film Beasts of No Nation Commandant 2015-09-11
Series Idris Elba: No Limits Himself 2015-07-06
Film Mandela, My Dad and Me Himself 2015-12-07
Film Nature narrator 2014-03-25
Film Second Coming Mark 2014-09-02
Film Double trahison Colin Evans 2014-09-10
Series Idris Elba: King of Speed Himself 2013-12-26
Film Pacific Rim Stacker Pentecost 2013-07-11
Film Thor : Le Monde des ténèbres Heimdall 2013-10-29
Film Mandela : Un long chemin vers la liberté Nelson Mandela 2013-12-06
Film Prometheus Janek 2012-05-30
Film The Furious Gods: Making Prometheus Captain Janek 2012-10-11
Film How Clubbing Changed the World Himself 2012-08-24
Film Gumball 3000: LDN 2 NYC Himself 2011-01-01
Film How Hip Hop Changed the World Himself 2011-08-12
Film Thor Heimdall 2011-04-21
Film Ghost Rider : L'Esprit de vengeance Moreau 2011-12-10
Series Luther DCI John Luther 2010-05-04
Film The Losers William Roque 2010-04-23
Series The Big C Lenny 2010-08-16
Film Takers Gordon Jennings 2010-08-26
Film Legacy Malcolm Gray 2010-10-15
Film Unborn Arthur Wyndham 2009-01-09
Film Obsessed Derek Charles 2009-04-24
Series The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Unknown 2009-03-15
Film The Human Contract Larry 2008-09-12
Film Le Bal de l'Horreur Detective Winn 2008-04-10
Film RockNRolla Mumbles 2008-09-04
Film Daddy's Little Girls Monty James 2007-02-14
Film Les Châtiments Ben 2007-04-05
Film American Gangster Tango 2007-11-02
Film This Christmas Quentin "Junior" Whitfield 2007-11-27
Film 28 semaines plus tard General Stone 2007-04-26
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Film All In The Game Paul 2006-05-11
Film The Gospel Reverend Charles Frank 2005-10-07
Film Quelques jours en avril Augustin 2005-02-17
Series The Tyra Banks Show Unknown 2005-09-12
Series The Office (US) Unknown 2005-03-24
Film One Love Aaron 2003-05-18
Series Les Experts : Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
Series Sur écoute Stringer Bell 2002-06-02
Film Buffalo Soldiers Kimborough 2001-09-08
Series Girlfriends Unknown 2000-09-11
Series Soul Food Unknown 2000-06-28
Film Sorted Jam 2000-10-06
Film Belle maman Grégoire 1999-03-10
Film Ultraviolet Vaughan Rice 1998-09-01
Series Ultraviolet Vaughan Rice 1998-09-15
Series Silent Witness Unknown 1996-02-21
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Idris Elba 1996-07-22
Series Dangerfield Matt Gregory 1995-01-27
Series Bramwell Charlie Carter 1995-05-01
Series The Governor Officer Chiswick 1995-05-14
Series Crocodile Shoes Unknown 1994-11-10
Series Space Precinct Unknown 1994-10-03
Series Absolutely Fabulous Unknown 1992-11-12
Series New York Police Judiciaire Unknown 1990-09-13
Series The Ruth Rendell Mysteries Unknown 1987-08-02
Series Cérémonie des Oscars Idris Elba 1953-03-18