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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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Nato:
Sep 6, 1972 In Canning Town, London, England, UK
Movie/TV Crediti:
71
Prime apparizioni:
nel movie The Trap
Ultimi progetti:
Film Molly's Game 2017-11-23
Known For
Poster of Bastille Day - Il colpo del secolo
Poster of King for a Term
Poster of Avengers: Age of Ultron
Poster of All In The Game
Filmography
Film The Trap 2018
Film Molly's Game 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 Il domani tra di noi Dr. Ben Bass 2017-10-05
Film La Torre Nera Roland Deschain 2017-08-03
Film Zootropolis Chief Bogo (voice) 2016-02-11
Film Il libro della giungla Shere Khan (voice) 2016-04-07
Film 100 Streets Max 2016-11-11
Film Star Trek Beyond Krall 2016-07-07
Film Alla ricerca di Dory nd 2016-06-16
Film Bastille Day - Il colpo del secolo Sean Briar 2016-04-22
Film Avengers: Age of Ultron Heimdall 2015-04-22
Film The Gunman Barnes 2015-02-16
Film King for a Term Akuna's father 2015-07-09
series Idris Elba: No Limits Himself 2015-07-06
Film Beasts of No Nation Commandant 2015-09-11
Film Enchanted Kingdom narrator 2014-03-25
Film Second Coming Mark 2014-09-02
Film Ossessione omicida Colin Evans 2014-09-10
Film Thor: The Dark World Heimdall 2013-10-29
Film Pacific Rim Stacker Pentecost 2013-07-11
Film Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom Nelson Mandela 2013-12-06
series Idris Elba: alta velocità Himself 2013-12-26
Film Prometheus Janek 2012-05-30
Film How Clubbing Changed the World Himself 2012-08-24
Film The Furious Gods: Making Prometheus Captain Janek 2012-10-11
Film Gumball 3000: LDN 2 NYC Himself 2011-01-01
Film Ghost Rider - Spirito di vendetta Moreau 2011-12-10
Film Thor Heimdall 2011-04-21
Film How Hip Hop Changed the World Himself 2011-08-12
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 Obsessed - Passione fatale Derek Charles 2009-04-24
Film Il mai nato Arthur Wyndham 2009-01-09
Film Che la fine abbia inizio Detective Winn 2008-04-10
Film The Human Contract Larry 2008-09-12
Film RockNRolla Mumbles 2008-09-04
Film I segni del male Ben 2007-04-05
Film Daddy's Little Girls Monty James 2007-02-14
Film 28 settimane dopo General Stone 2007-04-26
Film This Christmas - Natale e altri guai Quentin "Junior" Whitfield 2007-11-27
Film American Gangster Tango 2007-11-02
Film All In The Game Paul 2006-05-11
series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Film Sometimes in April Augustin 2005-02-17
Film The Gospel Reverend Charles Frank 2005-10-07
series The Tyra Banks Show Unknown 2005-09-12
series The Office Unknown 2005-03-24
Film One Love Aaron 2003-05-18
series CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
series The Wire Stringer Bell 2002-06-02
Film Buffalo Soldiers Kimborough 2001-09-08
series Soul Food Unknown 2000-06-28
Film Sorted Jam 2000-10-06
series Girlfriends Unknown 2000-09-11
Film Belle Maman Grégoire 1999-03-10
series Ultraviolet Vaughan Rice 1998-09-15
Film Ultraviolet Vaughan Rice 1998-09-01
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 Crocodile Shoes Unknown 1994-11-10
series Space Precinct Unknown 1994-10-03
series Absolutely Fabulous Unknown 1992-11-12
series Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
series The Ruth Rendell Mysteries Unknown 1987-08-02