, the stylish British actor, feels prestigious for playing Nelson Mandela in his career. Elba has portrayed varieties of roles in his career. When asked about his role as Mandela, he says, "I felt I'd entered the upper echelon of my profession." 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' that released in 2013 is the highlight of his career, says Idris Elba. The film was a British - South African biographical film. The film was inspired by the autobiography of former South African President, Nelson Mandela’s “Long Walk To Freedom.”
directed the film. Of the latest, Idris Elba has lent his voice in the film, “
.” Elba has also said that he likes to play negative shades. "Bad guy roles explore more emotions," says Idris Elba.