Lizzo Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Career and that’s just the beginning

This is the life story of the one of the best 20 most lucrative entertainers, Idrissa Akuna Elba, prominently known as Idris Elba. He is a multi-capable VIP. Be it acting, composing, creating, rapping, singing, melody composing, DJing, he has dominated in all things. He has done Hollywood motion pictures, acted in TV shows, highlighted in music shows, showed up on BBC radio, did plays, kickboxing and numerous things.


Idris was brought into the world at Forest Gate Hospital in Hackney, London. His dad worked at the Ford Dagenham plant and mother was a housewife.

Father Winston
Mother Eve
Wife Sabrina Dhowre Elba
Son Winston Elba
Daughter Isan Elba
Religion Christian
Marital status Married
Age 48 years
Date of Birth 6 September 1972
Place of Birth Hackney, London, England
Net Worth USD 35 million

Idris has been hitched multiple times till now. His first spouse was Hanne “Kim” Norgaard. The two of them wedded in 1999 and brought forth a little girl, Isan Elba, in 2002. Following not many years, the two of them isolated. In 2006, Idris wedded Sonya Nicole Hamlin in 2006, yet that relationship went on for quite a

long time as it were. He had a sweetheart, Naiyana Garth, who brought forth his child, Winston Elba.

Tallness and Weight

Height (Centimetres) 189 cm, 1.89 m
Height (Inches) 6 feet 2 inches
Weight (Kilograms) 97 kg, 214 Pounds
Hair Color Black
Body Measurements 43-34-16
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Eye’s Color Dark Brown


Idris has done his tutoring from Kingsland High School, Canning Town where he began his vocation in acting. He left school in 1988.

Early Life and Career

Idris has shown his advantage in acting from the school life when he acted in “The Stage”. In 1986, he began working with his uncle in DJ business and went into business following one year. In the wake of leaving school, he worked in Youth Music Theater. He additionally chipped away at parttime and night movements to deal with his costs during his initial battle period of life. His DJ name was “Large Driis” and used to play DJ in dance club.

In 2015, he was included in collection “Murdah Loves John”.

Appearance job in Taylor Swift’s “London Boy” delivered in 2019.

Highlighted in melody “Party and BullShit” in 2019.

Highlighted in melody “Dread or Faith section 2” by Future Utopia in 2020.

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He has been included in numerous Movies from year 1999 till now. See a them :

Year of Release Movie Name
1999 Belle maman
2000 Sorted
2001 Buffalo Soldiers
2003 One Love
2005 The Gospel
2005 Sometimes in April
2007 Daddy’s Little Girls
2007 The Reaping
2007 28 Weeks Later
2007 American Gangster
2007 This Christmas
2008 Prom Night
2008 RocknRolla
2008 The Human Contract
2009 The Unborn
2009 Obsessed
2010 Legacy (executive producer)
2010 The Losers
2010 Takers
2011 Thor
2011 Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance
2012 Prometheus
2013 Pacific Rim
2013 Thor: The Dark World
2013 Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
2014 No Good Deed (executive producer)
2014 Second Coming
2015 The Gunman
2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron
2015 Beasts of No Nation
2016 Zootopia (Voice support)
2016 The Jungle Book (Voice support)
2016 Bastille Day
2016 Finding Dory (Voice support)
2016 100 Streets
2016 Star Trek Beyond
2017 The Dark Tower
2017 Molly’s Game
2017 The Mountain Between Us
2017 Thor: Ragnarok
2018 Avengers: Infinity War
2018 Yardie
2019 Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw
2019 Cats
2020 Concrete Cowboy

Television Career

He is showing up on TV shows way back from 1999, be it a visitor appearance, as chief maker or facilitating the show.

Year of Release TV Show Name Additional Comments about his role
1994 2 point 4 Children Episode: Fortuosity
1994 Space Precinct Episode: Double Duty
1994–1995 The Bill 2 episodes
1995 Absolutely Fabulous Episode: Sex
1995 Bramwell Episode: The Outcast’s Baby
1996 The Governor 6 episodes
1996 Crocodile Shoes II Episode: Troubled Man
1996 The Ruth Rendell Mysteries 4 episodes
1996 Crucial Tales Episode: Spiders and Flies
1997 Insiders 6 episodes
1997 Family Affairs 7 episodes
1997 Silent Witness Episode: Blood, Sweat & Tears
1998 Verdict Episode: Neighbours from Hel”
1998 Ultraviolet 6 episodes
1999 Dangerfield 12 episodes
2000 In Defence 1 episode
2001 London’s Burning 2 episodes
2001 Law & Order Episode: 3 Dawg Night
2002 The Inspector Lynley Mysteries Episode: Payment in Blood
2002 Hack Episode: My Alibi
2002–2004 The Wire 37 episodes
2003 CSI: Miami Episode: The Best Defense
2003 Queens Supreme Episode: Mad About You
2003 Soul Food Episode: Sacrifice Fly
2005 Girlfriends Episode: All in a Panic
2005 Sometimes in April Television film
2005 Jonny Zero Episode: To Serve and to Protect
2006 All in the Game Television film
2008 The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency Episode: The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency
2009 The Office 7 episodes
2010 The Big C 4 episodes
2010 Walk Like a Panther As executive producer
2010–2019 Luther 20 episodes; and associate producer
2011 Aqua Teen Hunger Force Voice in Episode: Intervention
2011 How Hip Hop Changed the World As Executive producer
2011 Demons Never Die As Executive producer
2012 Idris Elba’s How Clubbing Changed the World Hosted the show
2013 Idris Elba: King of Speed Hosted the show
2013, 2015 Playhouse Presents Also writer and directed “The Pavement Psychologist”
2015 Idris Elba: No Limits Hosted the show
2017 Guerrilla 6 episodes; also as executive producer
2017 Idris Elba: Fighter Hosted the show; also as executive producer
2017 The Best FIFA Football Awards 2017 Hosted the show
2018 In the Long Run Also creator
2018 The Best FIFA Football Awards 2018 Hosted the show
2019 Saturday Night Live Episode: Idris Elba/Khalid
2019 Turn Up Charlie Also creator and as executive producer
2020 Coronavirus, Explained Narrator
2020 Idris Elba Meets Paul McCartney BBC Special

On Magazine Covers

Idris Elba has been included on the first page of many driving magazines.

Rundown of magazines which included Idris on their area of interest :

Music Singles

From 2002, Idris is singing, showing up, DJing, keep truth be told, giving his very best for satisfy his craving.

He began his vocation in music industry with appearance in music recordings for “Fat Joe” in 2002 and for “Angie Stone” in 2004 individually. He was a co-maker as well as entertainer in collection “American Gangster” in 2007. Not just that, he was a DJ at NBA All Star Party and Ice House Lounge in 2007. Later in 2009, He DJed for “Rising Icons”. He continued performing on the introduction of “W.A.R.” collection in 2011. He was an entertainer as well as co-head of the music video “Admirer of the Light”. He was the maker of melodic series “The Rebellious Soul Musical” debuted on VH1 in 2014. He was additionally highlighted in “Sync Into the Shadows”. He played out a rap in the collection “The Loose Tapestries”. In 2015, he was showed up in a melody “Secret”. He was seen during Madonna’s Berlin visit “Agitator Heart Tour” in 2015. In 2017, his record mark “7Wallace Music”, was sent off and he likewise performed at Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in April 2019.

Expanded Plays

EP Description         Year of Release

Posh Problems Vol. 1        2010

Idris Elba Presents Mi Mandela  2014


Trust in Me

The Bare Necessities

Year of Release Description
2016 Dance Off
2019 Boasty
2019 Come Alive
2019 New Breed


Starting around 2005, Idris has been named for some honors for his remarkable exhibitions in different motion pictures. He has been assigned multiple times for the Golden Globe Award in “Best Actor” classification, which he had won once. Aside from that, he was additionally assigned multiple times for Emmy Awards. Be that as it may, he has won grants for the accompanying films :

Movie Name Award Category Year
The Losers BET award for best actor 2010
Takers and Luther BET award for best actor 2011
Luther NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special 2011
Luther Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film 2011
Luther Black Reel Award for Best Actor: T.V. Movie/Cable 2012
Luther NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special 2014
Beasts of No Nation Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor 2015
Beasts of No Nation Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male 2015
Beasts of No Nation Kermode Award for Best Actor 2015
Beasts of No Nation Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role 2015
Luther Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries 2015
Luther Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie 2015
The Jungle Book NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance 2017
Thor : Ragnorok NAACP award for supporting actor 2018

Apart from these, he has been nominated for 32 awards in various categories for his different movies.