British actor IDRIS ELBA is a new father after welcoming a son on Thursday (17Apr14).
The Wire star announced the happy news in a post on his Twitter.com page on Friday (18Apr14) revealing he became a father ahead of Easter weekend (18-20Apr14).
Elba posted a picture of his little boy Winston gripping his finger, adding in a caption, "My Son Winston Elba was born yesterday...Truly Amazing."
No further details were known as WENN went to press. Elba has a daughter, Isan, who was born in 2002, as well as another son.