Idris Elba Net Worth, Height, Weight, Earnings, Bio

Idris Elba is a famous TV Actor. Idris Elba net worth $30 Million. He was born on September 6, 1972 and his birthplace is London, England. Idris is also well known as, Actor best known for his roles as drug kingpin Stringer Bell on HBO’s The Wire and Detective John Luther on BBC’s Luther. He earned critical acclaim for his role in the 2015 film Beasts of No Nation and he portrays the character Heimdall in the Marvel Universe. If you want to know more information about Idris Elba Net Worth, Height, Weight & Bio, and other details, you have to read this post.

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Idris Elba Early Life

Idris Elba was born as Idrissa Akuna Elba on 6th September 1972 in Hackney, London, in the UK. His father Winston, who worked for a Ford motor factory in Dagenham, was from Sierra Leona, and his mother, Eve, was from Ghana. Elba shortened his name to ‘Idris’ while attending school at Canning Town. It was during this time that he got involved in acting. His first role was in the play ‘The Stage’, which he had landed after answering an advertisement in a newspaper. He also started a DJ company with his friends. He then received a grant from the Prince’s Trust due to which he was able to get a place in the National Music Theatre.

Father: Winston Elba
Mother: Eve Elba
Brother: None
Sister: None
Marital Status: Married
No. of Children: 2
Son: Winston Elba
Daughter: Isan Elba

Idris Elba Personal Life

Elba began his acting career in the TV shows “The Bill,” “Bramwell,” “The Governor,” “Family Affairs,” “Ultraviolet,” and “London’s Burning,” where he played both guest and minor roles. In 1999, he made his cinematic debut in Gabriel Aghion’s French feature “Belle maman,” in which he played a supporting role. He rose to prominence as the main character in the British crime drama series “The Wire.” It was favorably received by reviewers as well as the general public. It also received many accolades. In the following years, he appeared in several television and feature films. “Buffalo Soldiers” (2001), “The Gospel” (2005), “Daddy’s Little Girls” (2007), and “Obsessed” (2009) with Beyonce are some of his more popular movies.

Nickname: DJ Big Driis, Big Driis the Londoner, 7 Dub
Gende:r Male
Age: 50 years old (in 2023)
Date of Birth: September 6, 1972
Real Name: Idrissa Akuna Elba
Profession: Actor
Nationality: British
Birthplace: Hackney, London, England
Zodiac Sign: Virgo

Idris Elba Net Worth and Salary

Idris is one of the richest TV Actors from the United Kingdom. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Idris Elba’s net worth $30 Million.

Net Worth: $30 Million
Salary: Under Review
Source of Income: TV Actor
Cars: Not Available
House: Living In Own House.

Idris Elba Height and Physical Appearance

Idris Elba is a handsome man with a very dashing personality. He has a good physique.

Bodytype: Build
Height: 6 foot 2 inches (1.90 m)
Weight: 85 kg (190 lbs)
Waist: 34 inches
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: 10 (US)

Idris Elba Education Qualification

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Qualification: Graduate in Performing Arts [1]
College: Barking and Dagenham College

Idris Elba Favorites

Hobbies: Cooking and Rapping
Favorite Movie: The Champ
Favorite Destination: Africa
Favorite Food: Steak and Eggs
Favorite Sport: Football


  • Idris is Ranked on the list of most popular TV Actors.
  • Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in the United Kingdom.
  • Idris Elba celebrates birthday on September 6 of every year.


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