Name: Idris Elba
Birth Name: 
Idrissa Akuna "Idris" Elba
Birth Date: 
September 6, 1972
Birth Place: 
Hackney, London, England
Occupation: 
Actor/Singer
Relationship Status: 
Single
Celebrity Ranking # 703
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Celebrities Converge on Twitter For World Cup

Posted Thursday June 26, 2014 2:15 PM GMT

Today the United States men’s national team is facing off against Germany in the 2014 World Cup tournament, and many of our favorite stars are taking to Twitter to express their support.

Ashton Kutcher posted a photo of an excused absence note from the US Coach Jurgen Klinsmann with the caption, “To whom it may concern…”

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Photo Credit: Twitter, WhoSay

Stork Alert: Idris Elba Welcomes Baby Boy!

Posted Friday April 18, 2014 10:10 AM GMT

It’s going to be an extra-special Easter weekend for Idris Elba as his girlfriend Naiyana Garth just gave birth to a baby boy.

The “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” hunk couldn’t be happier about the news and he immediately tweeted a photo of the newborn on Thursday (April 17th).

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Photo Credit: Getty Images, Instagram

Oprah: No Longer a Selfie Virgin

Posted Monday February 24, 2014 7:00 PM GMT

She's got her hand in all sorts of media and now Oprah Winfrey is finally getting the hang of social media photo sharing.

On Saturday (February 22), the OWN creator attended the NAACP Image Awards where she was nominated for her role in "The Butler."

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Photo Credit: Twitter

2014 NAACP Image Awards: Complete List of Winners!

Posted Sunday February 23, 2014 1:05 AM GMT

The 45th Annual NAACP Image Awards went off without a hitch earlier this evening (February 22) with "12 Years a Slave" continuing to make waves snagging the biggest prize of the night.

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Stars Step Out for the 2014 NAACP Image Awards

Posted Saturday February 22, 2014 11:55 PM GMT

Gathering together for another thrilling award show, Hollywood's biggest names flocked to the Pasadena Civic Auditorium for the 2014 NAACP Image Awards earlier this evening (February 22).

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Vanity Fair Unveils Star-Studded 2014 Hollywood Issue Cover!

Posted Tuesday February 4, 2014 9:00 AM GMT

We’re deep in the midst of awards season, and Vanity Fair collected a ton of big-name celebrities for their 20th Annual Hollywood Issue.

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Photo Credit: Annie Leibovitz for Vanity Fair

Idris Elba Premieres “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” in Berlin

Posted Wednesday January 29, 2014 5:23 PM GMT

Showing some love to his German fans, Idris Elba brought his groundbreaking flick “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” to Berlin last night (January 28).

Joined by Justin Chadwick, Anant Singh, and Nelson Mandela’s granddaughter Zindzi Mandela, the “Prometheus” hunk smiled for the shutterbugs outside Zoo Palast prior to the screening.

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Photo Credit: Getty Images

Weinstein Company & Netflix Team Up for Celebrity-Rich Golden Globes Shindig

Posted Monday January 13, 2014 2:51 PM GMT

It was a victorious evening for some of our favorite stars, and the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards gave way to a thrilling after party hosted by The Weinstein Company and Netflix.

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