Home Health Parents News Now 'The Wire' Star Welcomes Baby Boy 'The Wire' Star Welcomes Baby Boy By Holly Lebowitz Rossi April 20, 2014 Advertisement Save Pin FB More Tweet Mail Email iphone Send Text Message Print shutterstock_162676481 30896 The British actor and star of The Wire shared a sweet snapshot of his new bundle of joy, showing his baby boy's tiny fingers touching his own. "My son, Winston Elba, was born yesterday. Truly amazing," Elba Tweeted. Elba, who made PEOPLE's "Sexiest Man Alive" list in 2013, and Garth, a make-up artist, have been together since 2013. Baby Winston is the second child for Elba, 41, a Golden Globe winner who most recently portrayed South African President Nelson Mandela in Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. He is also father to daughter Isan, 11. Image: Idris Elba, via Helga Esteb / Shutterstock.com By Holly Lebowitz Rossi Save Pin FB More Tweet Mail Email iphone Send Text Message Print Comments Add a Comment Be the first to comment! Advertisement Close this dialog window Add a comment 'The Wire' Star Welcomes Baby Boy Add your comment... Cancel Submit Success! Thanks for adding your feedback.