First of all, let's get this out of the way. Idris Elba is a beautiful, beautiful man with a beautiful beautiful voice. I mean, look at him!



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Now that we've got that out on the table, we can move onto other cool things about him. Now, we all know that he's an amazing actor since we've seen him in things like The Wire, Luther, and Pacific Rim, but did you know these other things about him?



Like the fact that he's also a DJ who goes by the name of "DJ Big Driis"?



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He's also a master Dad-joker

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When he auditioned for The Wire, he hid the fact that he was British.

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People also really want him to be the next James Bond. We can totally see it. There's even a Facebook group for it.

Reasons Why Everyone Loves Idris Elba
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Did we mention that he's a DJ with some real popular songs?



He's also been training for some kickboxing competitions.

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Which he won!

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Idris also gave a great speech about diversiry in media and films.



He's also a proud father. As he should be!

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Keep being awesome, Mr. Elba.

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