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How old was Idris Elba in the movie The Jungle Book?

Idris Elba was 42 in The Jungle Book when he played the character 'Shere Khan (voice)'.

That was over 6 years ago in 2016.

Today he is 49, and has starred in 54 movies in total, 12 since The Jungle Book was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

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Did you know?

The Jungle Book scores 6.8 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

Idris Elba's first acting role was as 'Gr茅goire' in Belle Maman, released in 1999 when he was 27.

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The cast of The Jungle Book

Idris Elba in other movies