Idris Elba was elected Sexiest Man in the World by People magazine. He is a British actor and DJ, known in London clubs under the pseudonym DJ Big Driis / Big Driis the Londoner.
He starred in the films Daddy’s Little Girls (2007), Prom Night (2008), RocknRolla (2008), The Unborn (2009) and Obsessed (2009). He also appeared in the films American Gangster (2007), Takers (2010), Thor (2011), Prometheus (2012), Pacific Rim (2013), Thor: The Dark World (2013), Beasts of No Nation (2015) and Star Trek: Beyond (2016).
He is in the cast of two films presented at the Toronto Film Festival; The Mountain Between Us, where he plays next to Kate Winslet. The film tells the story of two strangers who, following a tragic plane crash, join forces to survive the extreme conditions of a snowy mountain massif, far from civilization. The second film is Molly’s Game, where he plays the role of lawyer Charlie Jaffey committed to defending Molly Bloom, a young Olympic skier arrested by the FBI as the organizer of a clandestine poker tour.
From 1997 to 2001 he was married to Liberian actress, writer, and dancer Dormowa Sherman. The couple had a daughter, Isan, born in 2002, after the end of their union.
From 2011 he takes part in the Marvel Cinematic Universe saga in the film Thor, in which he plays Heimdall, playing the same role in the films Thor: The Dark World, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Thor: Ragnarok and Avengers: Infinity War.
Heimdall is a comic book character, created by Stan Lee, Larry Lieber (lyrics) and Jack Kirby (drawings), published by Marvel Comics. His first appearance takes place in Journey into Mystery (Vol. 1 ) n. 85 (October 1962).
Inspired by the namesake god of Norse mythology, Heimdall, known as the “White God”, is the brother of Lady Sif and guardian of the Bifrǫst and the kingdom of Asgard, endowed with senses so acute as to “feel the grass grow and see through space and time ”
Idris Elba unleashed his fans by hypothesizing that it would be the first 007 of color in the long film series dedicated to James Bond. Everything comes from a tweet in which the actor has simply posted “My name’s Elba, Idris Elba”, reproducing one of the typical moments of the films dedicated to Her Majesty’s secret agent created by Ian Fleming.
6′ 2¾” (1,9 m). He was born September 6, 1972, in Hackney, London, England, UK.
Idris Elba is one of Hollywood’s most famous actors, even more so after he was honored by People as the sexiest man in the world. It is no wonder, then, that a page on Wikipedia has been dedicated to him.
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