Idris Elba

51, from Hackney, London, England, UK

Artwork for Avengers: Infinity WarImage of Idris Elba

Biography

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.

Timeline

2024Aged 52

  • Poster for Sonic the Hedgehog 3

    Knuckles the Echidna (voice)

2023Aged 51

  • Poster for Luther: The Fallen Sun

    John Luther

  • Poster for Extraction 2

    Alcott

2022Aged 50

  • Poster for Sonic the Hedgehog 2

    Knuckles the Echidna (voice)

  • Poster for Thor: Love and Thunder

    Heimdall

  • Poster for Beast

    Dr. Nate Daniels

  • Poster for Three Thousand Years of Longing

    The Djinn

  • Poster for Food 2050

    Narrator

  • Poster for The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse

    The Fox (voice)

  • Poster for A New Diva's Christmas Carol

    Producer

2021Aged 49

  • Poster for The Suicide Squad

    Robert DuBois / Bloodsport

  • Poster for Passion Project

    Self

  • Poster for The Harder They Fall

    Rufus Buck

  • Poster for 2021 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

    Self

  • Poster for An Audience with Adele

    Self

2020Aged 48

  • Poster for One World: Together at Home

    Self

  • Poster for Concrete Cowboy

    Harp

  • Poster for Idris Elba Meets Paul McCartney

    (Unknown)

2019Aged 47

  • Poster for Kroos

    Self

  • Poster for Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw

    Brixton

  • Poster for Cats

    Macavity

2018Aged 46

  • Poster for Avengers: Infinity War

    Heimdall

  • Poster for Yardie

    Executive Producer

2017Aged 45

  • Poster for The Dark Tower

    Roland Deschain

  • Poster for Thor: Ragnarok

    Heimdall

  • Poster for The Mountain Between Us

    Dr. Ben Bass

  • Poster for Marine Life Interviews

    Fluke (voice)

  • Poster for Molly's Game

    Charlie Jaffey

2016Aged 44

  • Poster for Zootopia

    Chief Bogo (voice)

  • Poster for The Jungle Book

    Shere Khan (voice)

  • Poster for Bastille Day

    Sean Briar

  • Poster for Finding Dory

    Fluke (voice)

  • Poster for Star Trek Beyond

    Krall

  • Poster for 100 Streets

    Max

  • Poster for Madonna: Rebel Heart Tour

    Self

2015Aged 43

2014Aged 42

  • Poster for Enchanted Kingdom

    narrator

  • Poster for Second Coming

    Mark

  • Poster for No Good Deed

    Colin Evans

2013Aged 41

  • Poster for Pacific Rim

    Stacker Pentecost

  • Poster for Thor: The Dark World

    Heimdall

  • Poster for Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

    Nelson Mandela

2012Aged 40

2011Aged 39

2010Aged 38

  • Poster for The Losers

    Roque

  • Poster for Takers

    Gordon Jennings

  • Poster for Legacy

    Malcolm Gray

2009Aged 37

  • Poster for The Unborn

    Arthur Wyndham

  • Poster for Obsessed

    Derek Charles

2008Aged 36

  • Poster for Prom Night

    Detective Winn

  • Poster for RocknRolla

    Mumbles

  • Poster for The Human Contract

    Larry

2007Aged 35

2006Aged 34

  • Poster for All In The Game

    Paul

2005Aged 33

  • Poster for Sometimes in April

    Augustin

  • Poster for The Gospel

    Reverend Charles Frank

2003Aged 31

  • Poster for One Love

    Aaron

2002Aged 30

  • Poster for Buffalo Soldiers

    Kimborough

2000Aged 28

  • Poster for Sorted

    Jam

1999Aged 27

  • Poster for Belle Maman

    Grégoire

1996Aged 24