Taron Egerton Biography | Wikipedia
Taron Egerton is a famous Welsh actor. Moreover, he is the recipient of a Golden Globe Award, and has earned nominations for a Grammy Award and two British Academy Film Awards. Besides, he was born in Birkenhead, England, Egerton started acting at age 15 and graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 2012.
Taron Egerton Age|Birthday
Egerton is 32 years old as of 2022. Additionally, he was born on 10 November 1989, in Birkenhead, United Kingdom. Therefore, he celebrates his birthday on 10 November every year.
Taron Egerton Height |weight
Egerton has an average body height of 5 feet 10 inches ( 178 Centimeters) tall. Besides, he has a body weight of 79 kilogram.
Taron Egerton Family | Parents | Siblings
Egerton was born and raised in Birkenhead, Merseyside. In addition, his mother served in social services, while his father ran a bed-and-breakfast near Liverpool; both of them are Liverpool natives. However, born in England, he considers himself to be Welsh (through and through) and as well is fluent in both Welsh and English. Moreover, his first name means “thunder” in Welsh. Likewise, he has two younger half-sisters.
Furthermore, his parents divorced when he was two, and he subsequently relocated with his mother to the Welsh island of Anglesey, where he attended primary school. Moreover, the family then moved to Aberystwyth when he was 12 years old. Likewise, the move brought him loneliness due to losing childhood friends. Besides, he began acting at age 15 years, which he explained was “as much about trying to be social and also make friends as it became an interest in acting”.
Nationality | Ethnicity
Egerton holds a British nationality.
Taron Egerton Wife
In spite of the rumors to the contrary, he is not married, nor does he have a wife. For a period of six years, he was dating assistant director Emily Thomas. Besides, he supports gay rights.
Taron Egerton Career
Egerton was born and brought up in Birkenhead, England, he started acting at age 15 years and graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 2012. Likewise, he gained recognition for his starring role as spy recruit Gary “Eggsy” Unwin in the action comedy film Kingsman, Moreover, the Secret Service in 2014 and its sequel Kingsman: The Golden Circle in 2017.
Furthermore, he has also starred in many biographical films, portraying military officer Edward Brittain in the drama Testament of Youth in 2014, the titular ski-jumper in the sports film Eddie the Eagle in 2016, and also singer Elton John in the musical Rocketman in 2019, the lattermost of which received him the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. Likewise in 2022, he starred in the miniseries Black Bird.
Additionally, he performed in a stage production of the play The Last of the Haussmans at the National Theatre in London (2012). Later after, appearing in the crime drama series Lewis, he became cast as the lead in Matthew Vaughn’s Kingsman: The Secret Service, an action comedy film adaptation of the comic book and also The Secret Service by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons, in 2013.
Moreover, he portrayed British Army officer Edward Brittain in the 2014 biographical drama film Testament of Youth, receiving a nomination for Best British Newcomer at the BFI London Film Festival. Kingsman: The Secret Service was released (2015), garnering highly favorable reviews that described it as (fun, stylish and subversive) and also as grossing over $400 million.
Besides, he was named one of British GQ’s 50 best-dressed British men in 2015 and 2016. Egerton resides in West London. Furthermore, he describes himself as having come from a working-class background. Likewise, having lost a grandmother to motor neurone disease, he is as well an ambassador for the Motor Neurone Disease Association.
Taron Egerton Education
Egerton went to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, from which he later graduated in 2012.
Taron Egerton Net worth| Salary
Egerton a Welsh entertainer and vocalist has an estimated net worth of $6 million. Moreover, he is Making $300,000 For The Sequel.
- 2014 Testament of Youth
- 2015 Kingsman: The Secret Service
- 2016 Eddie the Eagle Eddie
- 2017 Kingsman: The Golden Circle
- 2018 Billionaire Boys Club
- 2019 Rocketman
- 2021 Sing 2 Johnny (voice)
- 2013 Lewis Liam Jay
- 2014 The Smoke
- 2018 Watership Down
- 2019–2020 Moominvalley
- 2019 The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance
- 2022 Black Bird