Idris Elba was born on 6 September 1972 in Hackney, London. His parent's name is Winston Elba and Eva Elba.  

He is an English actor, apart from being an actor he is also a producer as well as a musician. Famous for his role in the Series The Wire on HBO. 

He is also famous for playing the role of Nelson Mandela in the biographical film Mandela Long Walk to Freedom. 

Idris Elba is an English actor who also works as a producer, singer, rapper, and DJ. He had a great interest in music. His music career he pursues after becoming an actor. 

Idris Elba net worth is estimated at $40 million, 

Idris Elba height is recorded as 6 feet 3 inches, 190 cm, and his weight is 56 kg. 

His wife's name is Sabrina Dhowre Elbais 

He has two children a daughter named Isan Elba. She was the daughter of his first wife Kim Norgaard.

He has a son named Winston Elba, he was born in 2014 to his ex-girlfriend Naiyana Garth. She is the youngest child of Idris Elba.