"I was homeless. On drugs. Living out of my van." - Idris Elba, age 43, London Sunday Motivation & Inspiration "On Never Forgetting Where You Come From; Be Honest With Yourself" by Idris Elba “I come from Hackney (a suburb of London), not a posh neighborhood, quite the opposite, I was homeless, not ashamed to admit I messed about with drugs. That was me. East Ender. But we made do. I will always identify with where I came from. It made me who I am today.

pin 4
heart 1

Idris Elba cover British GQ and does it very well…ladies settle down and yes we did this post just for you. Check out the exerts:

pin 1

Idris Elba: Tom Hiddleston and me are in Avengers: Age of Ultron

heart 1

series of actor Idris Elba, a middle-aged extremely handsome black man, in promotional pix for his television series 'Luther'; in the final image I have photoshopped in an image of a cake and the words 'Hey, girl. I got you a cake.'

pin 9

Idris Elba [he's another one who gets exponentially more attractive as he lets age show on his face] [...and for the record, i have a healthy and supportive relationship with my dad LOL]

pin 12
heart 1

Tom Hiddleston's Loki, Plus Heimdall, to Appear in Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron? Find Out What Idris Elba Said!

Idris Elba’s Toughest Role Yet: Going Brutal With Grace for ‘Beasts of No…

pin 3
heart 1
Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas