Idrissa Akuna Elba born on 6 September 1972 in London Borough of Hackney. He is a citizen of United Kingdom and Sierra Leone. Idris Elba was educated at National Youth Music Theatre. He lives at London.
He is an English actor, DJ and recording artist.
Idris Elba has worked as an actor, film producer, disc jockey, film actor, record producer, composer, stage actor, television actor, television producer and film director. He has been nominated for a British Academy Television Award for Best Actor. He has has won The Prince's Trust and Officer of the Order of the British Empire. He has (had) the following medical conditions: 2019-nCoV acute respiratory disease.
His height is 1.90m (6 ft, 2 in).
He is also known as Big Driis the Londoner, DJ Big Driis and Idrissa Akuna Elba Obe.