Idris Elba is best known for his starring role in the rumors that he's the new James Bond -- fingers crossed -- but you've also likely caught him in "Luther," "Thor," "Pacific Rim," or "The Wire." Now, he's getting animated with Disney's new movie, "Zootopia."

From his near-death experience to struggling in New York, here are nine things you probably never knew about Idris Elba. Glastonbury Festival 2015 - Day 2
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