Idris Elba

Idris Elba
Idris Elba  British Actor

Idris Elba dating history

Who is he dating right now?
Idris Elba and Sabrina Dhowre
Sabrina Dhowre Elba and Idris Elba have been married for 5 years since 26th Apr 2019. view relationship


Idris Elba was previously married to Sonia Nicole Hamlin (2006) and Kim Elba (1999 - 2003).

Idris Elba has been in relationships with K. Michelle (2013 - 2014), Naiyana Garth (2013 - 2016), Jill Marie Jones and Natasha Rothwell.

Idris Elba is rumoured to have hooked up with Madonna (2016).


Idris Elba is a 51 year old British Actor. Born Idrissa Akuna Elba on 6th September, 1972 in Hackney, London, England, he is famous for Luther in a career that spans 1994–present. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Idris Elba has been in 3 on-screen matchups, including Ali Larter in Obsessed (2009), Beyoncé in Obsessed (2009) and Kate Winslet in The Mountain Between Us (2017).

Idris Elba is a member of the following lists: 1972 births, Black British actors and English film actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 6 years, 5 months 3 years, 9 months 5 years
Dating4 3 years 11 months, 4 days 8 months, 2 days
Rumoured1 - - -
Total8 6 years, 5 months 1 year, 10 months 8 months, 2 days


First Name Idris
Last Name Elba
Full Name at Birth Idrissa Akuna Elba
Alternative Name Big Driis the Londoner, DJ Big Driis, /ˈɪdrəs ˈɛlbə/, 7 Wallace
Birthday 6th September, 1972
Birthplace Hackney, London, England
Height 6' 3" (191 cm)
Weight 210lbs (95 kg)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Atheist
Ethnicity Black
Nationality British
Occupation Text Actor, Singer, Rapper, Producer and Director
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Luther
Music Genre (Text) Hip hop, R&B
Year(s) Active 1994–present, 1994–present
Instrument (text) Vocals, turntables
Record Label Parlophone, 7Wallace
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) The Artists Partnership, William Morris Endeavor Entertainment
Shoe Size 44
Official Websites,,,,,,
Father Winston Elba
Mother Eve
Family Member Isan Elba (daughter)

Idrissa Akuna Elba (born 6 September 1972) is an English actor, rapper, singer, and DJ. An alumnus of the National Youth Music Theatre in London, he is known for roles including Stringer Bell in the HBO series The Wire (2002–2004), DCI John Luther in the BBC One series Luther (2010–2019), and Nelson Mandela in the biographical film Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013). For Luther, he received four nominations each for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor and a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor, winning one of the former.

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Partner Comparison

Idris Elba51 VirgoActor
Sabrina Dhowre Elba35 GeminiModel
Madonna65 LeoSinger
K. Michelle42 PiscesSinger
Naiyana Garth-Make-Up Artist
Sonia Nicole Hamlin-Other
Kim Elba47 AriesMake-Up Artist
Jill Marie Jones49 CapricornActress
Natasha Rothwell43 LibraActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
IsanFemale4th January, 200222 years oldKim Elba
WinstonMale16th April, 201410 years oldNaiyana Garth


Sonic the Hedgehog 32024Knuckles (voice)Movie
Knuckles2024KnucklesTV Show
Luther: The Fallen Sun2023John LutherMovie
Extraction II2023AlcottMovie
Hijack2023Sam NelsonTV Show
Three Thousand Years of Longing2022The DjinnMovie
Thor: Love and Thunder2022HeimdallMovie
Sonic the Hedgehog 22022Knuckles (voice)Movie
Beast2022Dr. Nate SamuelsMovie
Zootopia+2022Chief BogoTV Show
The Finatix feat. Idris Elba, Lil Tjay, Davido, Koffee & Moelogo: Vroom2022Music Video
The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse2022The Fox (voice)Short Film
The Suicide Squad2021BloodsportMovie
What If...?2021HeimdallTV Show
The Harder They Fall2021Rufus BuckMovie
Concrete Cowboy2020HarpMovie
The Office: Superfan Episodes2020Charles MinerTV Show
Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw2019BrixtonMovie
Turn Up Charlie2019CharlieTV Show
Wiley, Sean Paul, Stefflon Don Feat. Idris Elba: Boasty2019Idris ElbaMusic Video
NBA 2K202019Coach Ernie Ames (voice)Unknown
Avengers: Infinity War2018HeimdallMovie
The Dark Tower2017RolandMovie
The Mountain Between Us2017Ben BassMovie
Thor: Ragnarok2017HeimdallMovie
Molly's Game2017Charlie JaffeyMovie
Guerrilla2017KentTV Show
Five by Five2017Alpha AshTV Show
In the Long Run2017WalterTV Show
The Idris Takeover2017Alpha AshTV Show
Finding Dory2016Fluke (voice)Movie
Star Trek Beyond2016KrallMovie
Zootopia2016Chief Bogo (voice)Movie
100 Streets2016MaxMovie
Bastille Day2016Sean BriarMovie
The Jungle Book2016Shere Khan (voice)Movie
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Feat. Idris Elba: Dance Off2016Idris ElbaMusic Video
Beasts of No Nation2015CommandantMovie
Avengers: Age of Ultron2015HeimdallMovie
The Gunman2015BarnesMovie
No Good Deed2014ColinMovie
Second Coming2014MarkMovie
An Epic Journey to Coming to America2014DriisShort Film
UNICEF: Imagine2014Idris ElbaMusic Video
Pacific Rim2013Stacker PentecostMovie
Thor: The Dark World2013HeimdallMovie
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom2013Nelson MandelaMovie
Playhouse Presents2012Akuna's Father / NarratorTV Show
Mumford & Sons: Lover of the Light2012ManMusic Video
Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance2011MoreauMovie
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 32011Truck (voice)Unknown
The Losers2010RoqueMovie
Takers2010Gordon JenningsMovie
The Big C2010LennyTV Show
Legacy2010Malcolm GrayMovie
Luther2010DCI John LutherTV Show
The Unborn2009Arthur WyndhamMovie
Busta Rhymes Feat. Jadakiss & Lil Wayne: Respect My Conglomerate2009Music Video
Prom Night2008Detective WinnMovie
The Human Contract2008LarryMovie
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency2008Charlie GotsoTV Show
28 Weeks Later2007StoneMovie
American Gangster2007TangoMovie
Daddy's Little Girls2007MontyMovie
The Reaping2007BenMovie
This Christmas2007Quentin WhitfieldMovie
All in the Game2006PaulTV Movie
The Gospel2005Reverend Charles FrankMovie
Sometimes in April2005AugustinTV Movie
World of Trouble2005TV Movie
Jonny Zero2005HodgeTV Show
The Office2005Charles MinerTV Show
One Love2003AaronMovie
Queens Supreme2003CarlaTV Show
CSI: Miami2002Angelo SedarisTV Show
Hack2002Mac BooneTV Show
The Wire2002Russell 'Stringer' BellTV Show
Buffalo Soldiers2001KimboroughMovie
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries2001Robert GabrielTV Show
Aqua Teen Hunger Force2000Police OfficerTV Show
Girlfriends2000Paul RaymondTV Show
Soul Food2000SmittyTV Show
In Defence2000PC Paul FraserTV Show
Ultraviolet2000Vaughan RiceTV Movie
Belle maman1999GrégoireMovie
Ultraviolet1998Vaughan RiceTV Show
Verdict1998PC Brian RawlinsonTV Show
Family Affairs1997Tim WebsterTV Show
Behind the Mask1997OvronramwenShort Film
Silent Witness1996CharlieTV Show
Crocodile Shoes II1996Jo-JoTV Show
Crucial Tales1996BentonTV Show
Insiders1996Robinson BennettTV Show
Bramwell1995Charlie CarterTV Show
Dangerfield1995Matt GregoryTV Show
The Governor1995Officer ChiswickTV Show
Degrees of Error1995Walter JonesTV Show
Space Precinct1994Pizza Delivery ManTV Show
Absolutely Fabulous1992HiltonTV Show
2point4 Children1991the Parachute InstructorTV Show
Law & Order1990Lonnie ListonTV Show
London's Burning1988L / Cpl. FrostTV Show
Ruth Rendell Mysteries1987Raffy / Pest ControllerTV Show
The Bill1984Earl Lee / Alex MasonTV Show
FixedRocco (voice)Movie
Heads of StateMovie
Cyberpunk 2077 - Phantom LibertySolomon Reed (voice)Unknown
InfernusDonovan KamaraMovie
Above the BelowJacksonMovie
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atena57May 19

And the relationship with meryl streep??

AveryCAveryCSep 30, 2015

hes so hot omg ye

TwoCentsTwoCentsMar 11, 2015


TwoCentsTwoCentsMar 11, 2015

one in pre for this year

TwoCentsTwoCentsMar 11, 2015

five movies post production

TwoCentsTwoCentsMar 11, 2015

he's in the avengers again. cool

TwoCentsTwoCentsMar 11, 2015

love this beard

TwoCentsTwoCentsMar 11, 2015

not much dating news

TwoCentsTwoCentsMar 11, 2015

He is hot

TwoCentsTwoCentsDec 21, 2014

New Bond?! Omg this needs to happen!

TwoCentsTwoCentsNov 19, 2014

Almost s e x i e s t! Oh but he is, he is. I was rooting for you. Oh well next year...def a cover in your future

TwoCentsTwoCentsAug 21, 2014

Amazingly talented! Love all of his work. Well not the tv show so much

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