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Idris ElbaEndorsement Deals, Interests, Charity Work

Male 47, Actors
September 06, 1972
Best-known for his work in HBO’s series, The Wire (2002-2008), Idris Elba (born Idrissa Akuna Elba) was born in London and had beginnings in musical theater productions DJ work.  Early television roles on Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1996), The Governor (1996), and Family Affairs (1997) landed Elba in the sights of HBO where he was cast […]
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Best-known for his work in HBO’s series, The Wire (2002-2008), Idris Elba (born Idrissa Akuna Elba) was born in London and had beginnings in musical theater productions DJ work.  Early television roles on Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1996), The Governor (1996), and Family Affairs (1997) landed Elba in the sights of HBO where he was cast in The Wire.  His major film debut came with 2007’s Tyler Perry’s Daddy’s Little Girls, which brought about his participation in 28 Weeks Later (2007), Prom Night (2008), and Obsessed (2009), where he starred opposite Beyonce.  Elba received a Golden Globe Award nomination for his performance of Nelson Mandela in the film Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013).  Upcoming projects include The Jungle Book, Finding Dory, Star Trek Beyond, and A Hundred Streets.
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Prince's Trust Staying Alive Foundation

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AIDS & HIV At-Risk/Disadvantaged Youths Children Education Health
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