Damson Idris is an award-winning British actor who came to prominence for his role as Franklin Saint in the crime drama Snowfall. He got more exposure for his role in the Netflix sci-fi action film Outside the Wire.
He is also known for his role as Jordan in the film Astral and Enitan in Farming.
|Full Name:||Adamson Alade-Bo Idris|
|Date of Birth:||September 2, 1991|
|Place of Birth:||Peckham, London, United Kingdom|
|Height:||6 feet 1 inches|
|Net Worth:||$5 million|
Damson Idris was born on September 2, 1991, in Peckham, London, United Kingdom, to Nigerian parents. He is the youngest child in a family of six children. He grew up with his siblings: three elder brothers and two sisters, who are all in the corporate environment, from Law to IT.
Idris obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre, Film & Television Studies, Brunel University London. He also attended Identity School of Acting, with the likes of John Boyega and Letitia Wright.
Idris was introduced into acting by actress Cathy Tyson who encouraged him to meet Ade Solanke and audition for a part in her play, Pandora’s Box. He also took several parts on British series such as Miranda, Doctors and Casualty.
He came to the limelight for his role as Franklin Saint in the crime drama Snowfall. He made his first big screen part in 2016 in the British thriller City of Tiny Lights alongside Riz Ahmed. He made his American film debut in Megan Leavey alongside Kate Mara, 2017.
She starred in the 2018 film The Commuter alongside Liam Neeson and also as Enitan in Farming with Kate Beckinsale.
He has starred in other films such as Astral and Outside the Wire and featured in television series like The Twilight Zone, and Black Mirror.
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Awards & Nominations
Idris won Best Actor in a British Film at the Edinburgh Film Festival in 2019, and also received the Emerging Talent Award at the 12th Screen Nation Film and Television Awards in London, in 2017.
Damson Idris is not married. He was said to be dating the tv reality star Montana Brown in July 2020 but the two remained silent about the rumored. He was also rumoured to be in a relationship with Saweetie in November 2021 and they also revealed that they were friends.
In 2019, he was romantically linked with model Adwoa Aboah.
Damson Idris is active on social media platforms. He has over 1.1 million followers on Instagram @damsonidris
Damson Idris earns his career as an actor. He has an estimated net worth of $5 million.
Frequently asked questions
Below are some frequently asked questions about Damson Idris:
Who is Damson Idris?
Damson Idris is an award-winning British actor who came to prominence for his role as Franklin Saint in the crime drama Snowfall
How old is Damson Idris?
Damson Idris was born on September 2, 1991.
Where is Damson Idris from?
He is from Peckham, London, United Kindom.
Is Damson Idris married?
Damson Idris is not married.
What is Damson Idris Net Worth?
Damson Idris has an estimated net worth of $5 million.