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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 Avengers: Infinity War 2018-04-25
Known For
Poster of The Governor
Poster of Law & Order
Poster of Ricomincio da tre
Poster of Code of the West
Movie The Trap 2019
Series In the Long Run Walter Easmon 2018-04-02
Movie Avengers: Infinity War Heimdall 2018-04-25
Movie Pacific Rim: Uprising Stacker Pentecost 2018-03-21
Movie Molly's Game Charlie Jaffey 2017-12-21
Movie Thor: Ragnarok Heimdall 2017-10-25
Movie The Dark Tower Roland Deschain 2017-08-04
Movie The Mountain Between Us Dr. Ben Bass 2017-10-05
Movie 100 Streets Max 2016-11-11
Movie Star Trek Beyond Krall 2016-07-07
Movie Finding Dory Fluke (voice) 2016-06-16
Movie Bastille Day Sean Briar 2016-04-22
Movie The Jungle Book Shere Khan (voice) 2016-04-07
Movie Zootopia Chief Bogo (voice) 2016-02-11
Movie Marine Life Interviews Fluke 2016-11-15
Movie Mandela, My Dad and Me Himself 2015-12-07
Movie Beasts of No Nation Commandant 2015-09-11
Movie King for a Term Akuna's father 2015-07-09
Movie Avengers: Age of Ultron Heimdall 2015-04-22
Movie The Gunman Barnes 2015-02-16
Movie Cut from a Different Cloth 2015-02-03
Movie Second Coming Mark 2014-09-02
Movie Enchanted Kingdom narrator 2014-03-25
Movie No Good Deed Colin Evans 2014-09-10
Series SashaTanya Stacker Pentecost 2013-06-03
Series Idris Elba: King of Speed Himself 2013-12-26
Movie Thor: The Dark World Heimdall 2013-10-29
Movie Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom Nelson Mandela 2013-12-06
Movie The Furious Gods: Making Prometheus Captain Janek 2012-10-11
Movie The Peter Weyland Files Janek 2012-10-09
Movie How Clubbing Changed the World Himself 2012-08-24
Movie Prometheus Janek 2012-05-30
Movie Thor Heimdall 2011-04-21
Movie Gumball 3000: LDN 2 NYC Himself 2011-01-01
Movie Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance Moreau 2011-12-10
Movie Legacy Malcolm Gray 2010-10-15
Movie Takers Gordon Jennings 2010-08-26
Series Luther DCI John Luther 2010-05-04
Movie Obsessed Derek Charles 2009-04-24
Series The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Unknown 2009-03-15
Movie Prom Night Detective Winn 2008-04-10
Movie The Human Contract Larry 2008-09-12
Movie RockNRolla Mumbles 2008-09-04
Movie American Gangster Tango 2007-11-02
Movie Daddy's Little Girls Monty James 2007-02-14
Series Sing It Back: Lyric Champion Arthur Wyndham 2007-07-07
Movie This Christmas Quentin "Junior" Whitfield 2007-11-27
Movie The Reaping Ben 2007-04-05
Movie 28 Weeks Later General Stone 2007-04-26
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
Movie Sometimes in April Augustin 2005-02-17
Series The Office Unknown 2005-03-24
Movie Marrying School Girl Himself 2004-12-23
Movie One Love Aaron 2003-05-18
Series CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
Series The Wire Stringer Bell 2002-06-02
Series The Inspector Lynley Mysteries Robert Gabriel 2002-04-08
Movie 24 Hour Party People Unknown 2002-02-13
Movie Buffalo Soldiers Kimborough 2001-09-08
Series Girlfriends Unknown 2000-09-11
Movie Sorted Jam 2000-10-06
Movie Belle Maman Grégoire 1999-03-10
Series Angel Links William Roque 1999-04-07
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Idris Elba 1996-07-22
Series The Governor Officer Chiswick 1995-05-14
Series Dangerfield Matt Gregory 1995-01-27
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 Memories of Midnight Himself 1991-11-25
Series Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Series The Ruth Rendell Mysteries Unknown 1987-08-02
Movie Rumble Fish Vaughan Rice 1983-10-20
Movie Ricomincio da tre Charlie Carter 1981-03-05
Series The Academy Awards Idris Elba 1953-03-18
Movie Code of the West Kent 1947-02-20