Played Paul in "Battieman Blues", a new play by Oscar Lumley-Watts - Sadler's Wells, London.
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6' 2¾" (1.9 m)
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[on creating the persona of Nelson Mandela
for the screen biography] Not having met the man, my dad does remind me of what I imagine him to be in person: the presence, the humor and the way he moves - elegant, but at the same time sturdy, a rock-solid guy. I channeled my dad's energies because he was a big fan of Mr. Mandela and a union guy who struggled for the working man. Instead of a ...
He broke a land speed record, drove a dragster, and piloted an airplane in his miniseries Idris Elba: No Limits
(2015). An avid rally fan, he competed in the Irish Tarmac Rally Championship as well as starred in the miniseries, where he races a rally car with help from Ari Vatanen
Strong London accent
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