Idris Elba

Idris Elba is an English actor, writer, producer, rapper, singer, songwriter and DJ. He is known for roles including Stringer Bell in the HBO series “The Wire”, DCI John Luther in the BBC One series “Luther”, and Nelson Mandela in the biographical film “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" (2013). 

He has been nominated four times for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film, winning one, and was nominated five times for a Primetime Emmy Award. Elba portrayed Heimdall in “Thor" (2011) and its sequels “Thor: The Dark World” (2013) and “Thor: Ragnarok” (2017), as well as “Avengers: Age of Ultron” (2015) and “Avengers: Infinity War” (2018). 
He also starred in “Beasts of No Nation” for which he received Golden Globe and BAFTA nominations for Best Supporting Actor. He made his directorial debut in 2018 with an adaptation of the 1992 novel “Yardie” by Victor Headley.

Aside from acting, Elba performs as a DJ under the moniker DJ Big Driis. In 2016, he was named in the Time 100 list of the Most Influential People in the World. As of May 2019, his films have grossed over $9.8 billion at the global box office, including over $3.6 billion in North America, where he is one of the top 20 highest-grossing actors.

BREAKTHROUGH Xclusive is an international celebrity booking agency, to book Idris Elba for your celebration contact us at booking@breakthroughdxb.com

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Celebrity booking fees are derived from many aspects, including current popularity, career stage along with the demand at the moment of inquiry. Breakthrough Xclusive will only discuss your offer with Idris Elba's management once we receive your formal offer with the event budget and engagement specifications.

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If you event is less than 6 months ahead, 100% upfront payment will apply upon contract signing.
If you event is more than 6 months ahead, payment can be done in installments upon contract signing.

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A formal offer will need to be signed between your organization and BREAKTHROUGH Xclusive first, before presenting the offer to Idris Elba. The acceptance of the offer solely lies within the discretion of the Celebrity as they receive multiple requests on a daily basis from all over the world. If your budget does not factor that in, they may pursue an alternate invitation instead. We do not personally speak for Idris Elba, but in our experience rejections are usually the outcome of insufficient funding.

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All final Idris Elba’s booking agreements are solidified by binding legal contracts, lawyers from all parties are involved in the signing of every contract.