18/04/2014 17:02 BST | Updated 18/04/2014 17:59 BST

Idris Elba Delightedly Announces Birth Of Son Winston With Sweet Twitter Picture

Idris Elba is a delighted new father, following the birth yesterday of his son Winston.

The popular actor has posted a sweet picture on Twitter, adding the message: "My Son Winston Elba was born yesterday..Truly Amazing :-)"

Winston is the first child for Idris and his girlfriend Naiyana Garth, and the actor is already a father to his daughter, 11-year-old Isan, with ex-wife Dormowa.

Idris Elba and his girlfriend Naiyana are the new proud parents of baby Winston

The new baby boy is named after Idris's father, who died late last September, only weeks before the death of Nelson Mandela, whom Idris played on the big screen.

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