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Idris Elba’s ex-lovers and girlfriends

idris dormowa_sherman_aDowmovwa Sherman: According to, the British actor born of African parents (Elba’s mother was from Ghana and his father from Sierra Leon) married fellow African actress Dormowa Sherman of Liberia in 1997, and together they had one daughter, Isan. Elba said the marriage dissolved when he could not find work and ended up homeless for about two months.

“I was going through a really tough time some years ago,” he told Britain’s Now magazine. “I couldn’t get an acting job and my marriage was in a horrible place, so I ended up homeless. I slept rough in my brown Chevrolet Astro van for eight weeks.”

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  1. Writer on July 14, 2013 at 1:26 pm

    What the purpose of this article. Nothing new was addresses

  2. francis on September 6, 2013 at 7:58 pm

    He is soooooo sexz

  3. IsitMs on January 23, 2014 at 7:45 pm

    Yeah…he COULD be the “modern day Denzel Washington” if Denzel Washington were from some other century instead of a modern day leading man. stupid.