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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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Nascut:
Sep 6, 1972 in Canning Town, London, England, UK
Aparitii in Filme/Seriale:
66
Primul film:
In series The Ruth Rendell Mysteries 1987-08-02
Ultimul film:
Film The Trap 2017-12-31
Cunoscut pentru
Poster of Idris Elba: No Limits
Poster of Idris Elba: King of Speed
Poster of Law & Order
Filme in care a jucat
Film The Trap 2017-12-31
Film Thor: Ragnarok Heimdall 2017-10-25
Film The Dark Tower Roland Deschain / The Gunslinger 2017-07-27
Film 100 Streets Max 2016-11-11
Film Star Trek Beyond Krall 2016-07-07
Film Finding Dory Fluke (voice) 2016-06-16
Film Bastille Day Sean Briar 2016-04-22
Film The Jungle Book Shere Khan (voice) 2016-04-07
Film Zootopia Chief Bogo (voice) 2016-02-11
Film Beasts of No Nation Commandant 2015-09-11
Serial Idris Elba: No Limits Himself 2015-07-06
Film Avengers: Age of Ultron Heimdall 2015-04-22
Film The Gunman Barnes 2015-02-16
Film No Good Deed Colin Evans 2014-09-10
Film Second Coming Mark 2014-09-02
Film Enchanted Kingdom narrator 2014-03-25
Film Pacific Rim Stacker Pentecost 2013-07-11
Serial Idris Elba: King of Speed Himself 2013-12-26
Film Thor: The Dark World Heimdall 2013-10-29
Film Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom Nelson Mandela 2013-12-06
Film The Furious Gods: Making Prometheus Himself 2012-10-11
Film Prometheus: The Weyland Files Captain Janek 2012-10-08
Film How Clubbing Changed the World Himself 2012-08-24
Film Prometheus Janek 2012-05-30
Film Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance Moreau 2011-12-10
Film How Hip Hop Changed the World Himself 2011-08-12
Film Thor Heimdall 2011-04-21
Film Gumball 3000: LDN 2 NYC Himself 2011-01-01
Film Legacy Malcolm Gray 2010-10-15
Film Takers Gordon Jennings 2010-08-26
Serial The Big C Lenny 2010-08-16
Serial Luther DCI John Luther 2010-05-04
Film The Losers William Roque 2010-04-23
Film Obsessed Derek Charles 2009-04-24
Film The Unborn Arthur Wyndham 2009-01-09
Film The Human Contract Larry 2008-09-12
Film RockNRolla Mumbles 2008-09-04
Film Prom Night Detective Winn 2008-04-10
Film This Christmas Quentin "Junior" Whitfield 2007-11-27
Film American Gangster Tango 2007-11-02
Film 28 Weeks Later General Stone 2007-04-26
Film The Reaping Ben 2007-04-05
Film Daddy's Little Girls Monty James 2007-02-14
Serial 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
Serial The Tyra Banks Show Unknown 2005-09-12
Serial The Office Unknown 2005-03-24
Film Sometimes in April Augustin 2005-02-17
Film One Love Aaron 2003-05-18
Serial CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
Serial The Wire Stringer Bell 2002-06-02
Film Buffalo Soldiers Kimborough 2001-09-08
Film Sorted Jam 2000-10-06
Serial Girlfriends Unknown 2000-09-11
Film Belle Maman Grégoire 1999-03-10
Serial Ultraviolet Vaughan Rice 1998-09-15
Film Ultraviolet Vaughan Rice 1998-09-01
Serial The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Idris Elba 1996-07-22
Serial Silent Witness Unknown 1996-02-21
Serial Dangerfield Matt Gregory 1995-01-27
Serial Crocodile Shoes Unknown 1994-11-10
Serial Space Precinct Unknown 1994-10-03
Serial Absolutely Fabulous Unknown 1992-11-12
Serial Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Serial The Ruth Rendell Mysteries Unknown 1987-08-02