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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:
73
First Appeared:
In the movie The Trap
Latest Project:
Película Molly's Game 2017-12-31
Known For
Poster of Idris Elba: No Limits
Poster of Vengadores: La era de Ultrón
Poster of Thor: El mundo oscuro
Poster of The Big C
Filmography
Película The Trap 2018
Película Molly's Game 2017-12-31
Película La torre oscura Roland Deschain / The Gunslinger 2017-07-27
Película The Mountain Between Us Dr. Ben Payne 2017-10-19
Película Thor: Ragnarok Heimdall 2017-10-25
Película El libro de la selva Shere Khan (voice) 2016-04-07
Película Zootrópolis Chief Bogo (voice) 2016-02-11
Película Asalto en París Sean Briar 2016-04-22
Película Buscando a Dory Fluke (voice) 2016-06-16
Película 100 calles Max 2016-11-11
Película Star Trek: Más allá Krall 2016-07-07
Película Caza al asesino Barnes 2015-02-16
Película Vengadores: La era de Ultrón Heimdall 2015-04-22
Película King for a Term Akuna's father 2015-07-09
Película Beasts of No Nation Commandant 2015-09-11
Series Idris Elba: No Limits Himself 2015-07-06
Película Enchanted Kingdom narrator 2014-03-25
Película Second Coming Mark 2014-09-02
Película Sin escrúpulos Colin Evans 2014-09-10
Película Thor: El mundo oscuro Heimdall 2013-10-29
Película Pacific Rim Stacker Pentecost 2013-07-11
Película Mandela, del mito al hombre Nelson Mandela 2013-12-06
Series Idris Elba: King of Speed Himself 2013-12-26
Película Prometheus Janek 2012-05-30
Película How Clubbing Changed the World Himself 2012-08-24
Película The Furious Gods: Making Prometheus Himself 2012-10-11
Película Gumball 3000: LDN 2 NYC Himself 2011-01-01
Película Ghost Rider: Espíritu de Venganza Moreau 2011-12-10
Película Thor Heimdall 2011-04-21
Película How Hip Hop Changed the World Himself 2011-08-12
Series Luther DCI John Luther 2010-05-04
Película Los perdedores William Roque 2010-04-23
Series The Big C Lenny 2010-08-16
Película Legacy Malcolm Gray 2010-10-15
Película Ladrones Gordon Jennings 2010-08-26
Película La semilla del mal Arthur Wyndham 2009-01-09
Película Obsesionada Derek Charles 2009-04-24
Series The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Unknown 2009-03-15
Película Una noche para morir Detective Winn 2008-04-10
Película Bajo la piel Larry 2008-09-12
Película RocknRolla Mumbles 2008-09-04
Película Daddy's Little Girls Monty James 2007-02-14
Película La cosecha Ben 2007-04-05
Película Vaya navidades Quentin "Junior" Whitfield 2007-11-27
Película American Gangster Tango 2007-11-02
Película 28 semanas después General Stone 2007-04-26
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Película All In The Game Paul 2006-05-11
Película The Gospel Reverend Charles Frank 2005-10-07
Película Sometimes in April Augustin 2005-02-17
Series The Tyra Banks Show Unknown 2005-09-12
Series The Office Unknown 2005-03-24
Película One Love Aaron 2003-05-18
Series CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
Series Bajo escucha Stringer Bell 2002-06-02
Película Buffalo Soldiers Kimborough 2001-09-08
Series Girlfriends Unknown 2000-09-11
Series Soul Food Unknown 2000-06-28
Película Sorted Jam 2000-10-06
Película Belle Maman Grégoire 1999-03-10
Película Ultraviolet Vaughan Rice 1998-09-01
Series Ultraviolet Vaughan Rice 1998-09-15
Series Silent Witness Unknown 1996-02-21
Series Las noticias de Jon Stewart 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 Ley y orden Unknown 1990-09-13
Series The Ruth Rendell Mysteries Unknown 1987-08-02
Series Oscar (The Academy Awards) Idris Elba 1953-03-18