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The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
WEEKNIGHTS 11:35/10:35c
Idris Elba

Idris Elba


Idris Elba is an Emmy-nominated and SAG Award-winning British actor who scored his big break playing Russell "Stringer" Bell on HBO's The Wire from 2002 to 2004. He returned to television in 2010, playing the title role on the BBC series Luther. Elba's best-known films include American Gangster, the Thor franchise, Prometheus, Pacific Rim, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, Beasts of No Nation, Zootopia, The Jungle Book, Finding Dory and Star Trek Beyond. He next stars in The Harder They Fall.


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