• Idris  Elba

    Idris Elba Awards

    Born on September 6th, 1972

    From Hackney, England

Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie
Golden Globe (2016)
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2016)
Nominated
Leading Actor
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2016)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Golden Globe (2014)
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Golden Globe (2012)
Won
Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Golden Globe (2011)
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
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Beasts of No Nation

As civil war rages in Africa, a fierce warlord (Idris Elba) trains a young orphan (Abraham Attah) to join his group of guerrilla soldiers.

Golden Globe (2016)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2016)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2016)
Nominated
Supporting Actor
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2016)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
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American Gangster

Frank Lucas (Denzel Washington) earns his living as a chauffeur to one of Harlem's leading mobsters. After his boss dies, Frank uses his own ingenuity and strict business code to become one of the inner city's most powerful crime bosses. Meanwhile, veteran cop Richie Roberts (Russell Crowe) senses a change in the mob's power structure and looks for ways to bring his opponent to justice.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2008)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture