To celebrate Elba’s 45th birthday, we’re breaking down all of the reasons why he’s the best to ever do it.
1 of 45 Dave J Hogan
We love to see Idris in a suit but we'd love even more to see him out of it.
2 of 45
We've never wanted to be a sweater so badly.
3 of 45
Be still our beating hearts.
4 of 45 Randy Holmes
We'd love for this man to walk into our lives and into our bedrooms too.
5 of 45
This. Smolder. Is. Making. Us. Want. To. Do. Things.
6 of 45 Anthony Harvey
Who looks this good in a trench coat?!
7 of 45
If he's going to be nerdy, he makes it look damn sexy!
8 of 45
When he spins, so do our hearts!
9 of 45 Dia Dipasupil
This salt-n-pepper is making us so anxious.
10 of 45 John Phillips
Idris and pink is a combination we always love.
11 of 45
We'd love to give Idris a piece or our hearts and well, other things too.
12 of 45
A wink and a smile from this man will always make us weak in the knees.
13 of 45 NBC
We never thought this color would ever look this good but somehow Idris just does it.
14 of 45
We'd love to help him take this sweater all the way off.
15 of 45
Whew, a smile that makes all our panties melt away.
16 of 45
The things we'd do with this sweat.
17 of 45 David M. Benett
Who knew standing with your arms folded could be this sexy.
18 of 45
Dance for us, baby!
19 of 45 David M Benett
Casual and cute, Idris always gets it right.
20 of 45 Paul Bruinooge
We've got the blues for this man!
21 of 45 Newspix
Ahh, the calm we feel from this photo.
22 of 45 getty images
23 of 45
Good Lord, the things we would do!
24 of 45
Only bae has a side-eye that could look this sexy.
25 of 45 NBC
He's always calm, cool and collected. We love that!
26 of 45 Barry King
No tie, no problem!
27 of 45 Julien Hekimian
He's gorgeous in grey. Yes, yes, yes!
28 of 45 Didier Baverel
We are currently having impure thoughts looking at this photo. Please excuse us.
29 of 45 FilmMagic
Can he get anymore handsome?
30 of 45 David M. Benett
Seriously, how does his hot chocolate just get better with time!
31 of 45 Robin Marchant
Ahh, we'd get lost looking into his eyes forever.
32 of 45 David M. Benett
No one rocks a coat like him but we aren't afraid to admit that we'd love to keep him warm.
33 of 45 Jason LaVeris
His black is oh-so beautiful.
34 of 45 Daniel Zuchnik
Color blocking has never looked so good, tbh.
35 of 45 Mike Marsland
Idris could just stand there in this suit and we wouldn't know what to do!
36 of 45 Kevin Mazur
What a British babe.
37 of 45 Neil Mockford/Alex Huckle
The way this sweater is clinging though.
38 of 45 Joshua Blanchard
He even looks good in a hat. Thank you Jesus.
39 of 45 John Sciulli
We can't find a flaw!
40 of 45 Kevork Djansezian
Oh, we'd definitely help Idris celebrate this win the right way.
41 of 45 Dave Hogan
You better wear this color bae.
42 of 45 Ethan Miller/BET
Just like wine, this man is only getting better with time and we shall praise the Lord for it.
43 of 45 Larry Busacca
This t-shirt looks great but we know he'd look even better with it off.
44 of 45 John Ricard
Sexy in stripes, whew!
45 of 45 Dave Hogan
Those arms are just, yes.
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