*The Golden Globes have given Idris Elba his due with the big award for “Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television.”

The win comes from his celebrated role of “Luther”; a troubled, rough around the edges, British police detective who doesn’t mind bending the law to catch his killer.

The show runs on BBC America, but has obviously, garnered him a strong following in American television.

After the Golden Globes, Elba was over the moon with his win and revealed upcoming projects including “Thor 2.″