Idris Elba Biography

Early Life: Idrissa Akuna Elba on September 6th of 1972 in Hackney, London to parents of Sierra Leonean and Ghanaian heritage. Idris soon became interested in acting at a young age while also cultivating a passion for music. Eventually, he started his own DJ business. He attended National Youth Music Theater, initially pursuing a music career before starting to audition for acting roles in his 20s.

What is Idris Elba's Net Worth?

Idris Elba Net Worth and Salary: Idris Elba is a British actor, producer, singer, rapper, and DJ who has a net worth of $30 million. Over the course of his career, Idris Elba has appeared in a range of television series, films, and theater productions. In addition, he is an established voice actor and director. Idris Elba has won many awards over the years, and he has been nominated for countless others.

Idris Elba Quick Facts

What is the net worth of Idris Elba? What is his zodiac sign? Here is Idris Elba in a nutshell:

Idris Elba Overview
Net Worth$30 Million
SalaryN/A
Date of BirthSeptember 6, 1972 (age 49 years)
Zodiac SignVirgo
GenderMale
Height6 ft 2 in (1.89 m)
ProfessionActor, Disc jockey, Film Producer, Rapper, Singer, Television producer
NationalityUnited Kingdom

Quotes that Inspire by Idris Elba

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I did green screen for the first time! I wouldn’t like to do a whole movie of green screen, though. You kind of forget the plot a little – like being in a Broadway play and doing it over and over and forgetting your line halfway through.

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There has been a big debate about it: can a black man play a Nordic character?

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There’s a fast-track if you can do the networking. For some personalities it works, but for mine it doesn’t.

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Not obsessed with particularly Nike, but sneakers in general. I love them.

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I was on a well-beaten path of actors – what we all call ‘the Law and Order route’. I spent two years of auditioning for everything… and then ‘The Wire’ came up.

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