Joel Edgerton is an Australian actor and director known for his roles in such films as Zero Dark Thirty, Big Gatsby, Animal Kingdom, Black Mass and The Square and Felony. He played as Owen Lars in Star Wars Episode II and III. He received a Best Actor Golden Globe nomination for his outstanding performance as Richard Loving in the historic drama Loving (2016).
Actor, Producer, Director, Writer
Anniversary / Date of birth
Joel Edgerton was born June 23, 1974 in Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia.
He is currently 44 years old.
Sign of the sun
Edgerton studied at Hills Grammar School in Sydney, where he graduated in 1991. He then studied drama at the Nepean Kingswood Campus of the University of Western Sydney.
- Father – Michael Edgerton (Lawyer and Real Estate Developer)
- Mother – Marianne Edgerton
- Brothers and sisters – Nash Edgerton (brother) (director, stuntman)
Joel Edgerton is currently believed to be single. However, rumors about it date from actress Jennifer Lawrence after working together in the movie Red Sparrow.
The actor generally prefers to keep his personal life low, but he has been in connection with Cathy Freeman (athlete), Wanessa Milhomem (model) Alexis Blake (actress), Isabel Lucas (actress) and Robin McLeavy (actress).
- In feet – 5 feet 11 inches
- In centimeters – 180 cm
- In meters – 1.8 m
- In kilograms – 80 kg
- In pounds – 176 pounds
Joel is wearing a shoe size 10 (US).
The size of the dress
Beginning of the film
Joel was first seen in the 1996 comedy drama "Race the Sun", in which he played Steve Fryman. Conducted by Charles T. Kanganis, Halle Berry and James Belushi played the lead roles.
Before that, he appeared in a short film titled "Loaded", which was released the same year.
He made his debut as a director with the 2015 film "The Gift".
Beginning of television
Joel made his television debut as an Andy in the episode entitled Wild Card in the television series "Police Rescue" in 1995.
Patrick's performance in the Academy Award-winning film Zero Dark Thirty (2012) was also hailed and hailed.
Another important role in his career appeared in 2013 when he played with Leonardo DiCaprio and Amitabh Bachchan in the movie "The Great Gatsby", in which he played Tom Buchanan.
He has been nominated for several awards in the category of Best Actor for his performance in the film Loving. The film was released in 2016. He played the character of Richard Loving and received rave reviews for his performance.
Joel Edgerton Favorites
- Favorite actors – Gene Hackman, Gary Oldman, Seymour Philip Hoffman and Ben Mendelsohn.
Joel Edgerton Net worth
Joel Edgerton's net worth is estimated at $ 3 million. He has earned his fortune through his acting career over the years.
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Joel Edgerton Facts
His brother, Nash Edgerton, is a successful director and stuntman. They have both appeared together in many movies.
Joel received the best actor award at the Melbourne Underground Film Festival for the movie Acolytes in 2008.
He won an AACTA Award for "Animal Kingdom" in 2010.
He is the co-founder of Blue-Tongue Films.
He is friends with his co-stars of the movie King Arthur (2004) Mads Mikkelsen and Hugh Dancy.
Joel appeared in a music video for Ben Lee's single, Something Borrowed, Something Blue.
He has been an ambassador for the Fred Hollows Foundation for many years.