The irresistible Idris Elba's best film and television roles
The multi-talented British star turns 49 on September 6th
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Idris Elba is a man of many talents. In addition to his career as an actor, he is also a DJ, rapper, singer, and has his own clothing line. Luckily, this diversity of talents follows him on-screen, where he plays a number of very different roles. He has a range like no other, playing lawyers, crime leaders, and even buffalo police chiefs.
Check out this gallery for a roundup of Idris Elba's best roles.
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