Idris Elba who has not allowed valentine to come before he show an act of love to his lover and his beauty queen girlfriend who is now his fiancee, Sabrina Dhowre.

The proposal took its place over the weekend at the screening of Elba’s new film, “Yardie”, at the Rio cinema in east London.

Elba surprisingly went down on his knee to the amazement of many, and proposed to Dhowre who said yes and agreed to marry him.

Elba and Dhowre met while he was shooting a film in Canada and started dating in 2017. Dhowre is a 29-year-old former Miss Vancouver and a model of Somali descent.

Elba who is 45 years of age, has been married twice before to Hanne Norgaard from 1999 to 2003 and to Sonya Nicole Hanklin in 2006.