Collect all the information about Idris Elba, his wives, and career in this news here!

News by Clarence Published on 24 Jul,2016 Updated on 24 Jul,2016

Born on September 6, 1972, in London, England Idris Elba is an award-winning actor mostly known for his roles in screen projects such as Luther, The wire, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, and Thor. He was interested in acting since his childhood and was featured in some of the British television shows but eventually he makes his way to America to fulfill his dream.

Elba got his first major break as crime boss Stringer Bell on few seasons of the highly appreciated HBO drama The Wire. Elba continued his career working in TV show over the years with series such as The Big C, The No.1 Ladies Detective Agency, and The office and also in the hugely successful movies Luther and Mandela.During his wonderful career, the talented actor Elba has received multiple Emmy and golden globe nominations as well as awards.


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Now, heading towards his personal life, Elba was married to his former wife Hanne Kim Norgaard who was a makeup artist but later on they got divorced. While he was working on the movie As The Wire in Maryland he met real estate attorney Sonia Nicole Hamin. They both got along in span of time and got married in 2006. However, the marriage only lasts for six weeks before Idris left her.

After his two unsuccessful marriages he began dating Naiyana Garth and after dating for about one year Naiyana gave birth to first child Winston Elba and after that they also separated. It looks like he is very much in love with his child as he often shares his feeling on being a dad to the media. Currently, there is no news of him dating someone.

With numerous successful TV shows and movies in his list it surely has increased his net worth rapidly.  Currently, his net worth is estimated at $12 million. He is a very talented and natural actor and his fans totally love him. For more detail facts about Idris Elba, information is provided in the wiki and also in IMDb.