Happy 50th birthday, Idris Elba! Learn everything about the life and career of The Wire actor...

He kicked started his career as a murder in BBC’s ‘Crimewatch’ before landing his breakout role in ‘Luther’.
The Golden Globe Awards winner has enjoyed a glorious career that’s spanned over a decade.
From being appointed an OBE to voted Sexiest Man Alive by People’s magazine…
As the ‘Mandela’ star turns 50 today let’s take a look at the 10 greatest moments of Idris Elba’s career.