Idris Elba's girlfriend gives birth to their first child, a son

The actor and his partner named their baby boy Winston.
By Karen Butler   |   April 18, 2014 at 2:48 PM
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LONDON, April 18 (UPI) -- British actor Idris Elba has announced via Twitter his girlfriend, makeup artist Naiyana Garth, gave birth to their first child, a son.

"My son, Winston Elba, was born yesterday. Truly amazing," the 41-year-old TV and film star tweeted Friday.

The Luther and The Wire leading man also has an 11-year-old daughter with his ex-wife, Dormowa Sherma. He and Garth reportedly began dating last year.

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