English actor, singer, rapper, DJ Idris Elba celebrated his 48th birthday yesterday.
Idrissa Akuna Elba known for his roles in Thor, Star Trek Beyond and in BBC ONE series Luther is a British actor.
Elba appeared in Ridley Scott’s American Gangster and Prometheus in 2012. He was nominated four times for the Best Actor in a Miniseries and Television Film and winning one. He was nominated five times for Primetime Emmy Award.
Watch: World Wishes Elba on his 48th Birthday
One of his popular roles is Heimdall in Thor And its sequels Thor: Dark World, and Thor: Ragnarok. In the BBC ONE series Luther, Idris Elba played DCI John Luther. For his performance as John Luther, Elba was awarded a Critics Choice Television Award, Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild Award.
Elba, recently rose to media attention with his philanthropic U.N. Coronavirus Fund initiation, which was of immense help to the nation.
Being one of the top 20 highest-grossing actors, Elba also performs as a DJ under the moniker DJ Big Driis and as an R&B musician.
His wife Sabrina Dhowre Elba wished him birthday wishes and wrote on Instagram “Waking up to this face is the best part of my day, you mean the absolute world to me. Happy birthday my friend, healer, lover, teacher, husband Idris Elba”
American Actor and Producer Viola Davis wrote on Instagram wishing Elba on his Birthday. “Happy Birthday Idris Elba!! Have an awesome day!!” she wrote.
British actress Dawn French also wrote wishing Elba on her Twitter, she wrote “So he said, ‘I’ll just bring your scooter in darling’ & I said ‘But you’ve forgotten your shirt!’, & he said ‘Who cares it’s all for you babe’,Happy Birthday to my serious/going steady boyfriend Idris Elba”. And she also added an image.