Taron Egerton

Taron Egerton

Date Of BirthNovember 10, 1989
Age30 years 5 months 0 days
Day of BirthFriday
Place Of BirthBirkenhead, Merseyside, United Kingdom
Zodiac SignScorpio
Professions Model , Actor , Singer
Full Name Taron David Egerton

Personal Information
Residence Muswell Hill, London, United Kingdom
Religion Christianity
Languages English , Welsh
Star SignScorpio
NationalityBritish
EthnicitiesBritish , Welsh
Complexion White
Sexual Orientation Straight
Trademarks Mole on front neck , Dimple
Body Features & Measurements
Height176 CM
5 Feet 9 Inches
Eye color Blue
Hair colorlight brown
Weight79 KG
174 lbs
Body Type Athletic
Chest size 44
Biceps Size 15
Family Information
Mother Christine Egerton (Social Services)
Grandfather Thomas Henry Elliot Egerton (Maternal)
Grandmother Winifred Jean Pound (Maternal)
Education Qualifications
Education (Graduation) B.A (Acting) (Royal Academy of Dramatic Art)
Education(School) Ysgol Penglais Comprehensive school (West Wales)
Alma MaterRoyal Academy of Dramatic Art
Love, Romance, Marriage
Girlfriend Emily Thomas (Producer; 2016-)
Career Information
Debut (Movie) Pop(2012)
Years Active 2011–
Debut (TV) Lewis(2013)
Favorites, Hobbies, Likes/ Dislikes
HobbiesReading
Drawing
Favorite Actors John Candy (Actor & Comedian)
Robert De Niro
Dustin Hoffman
Favorite Actress Meryl Streep
Favorite Food Pizza
Favorite MoviesFour Weddings and a Funeral(1994)
Kramer Vs Kramer(1979)
Favorite Singers Stevie Wonder
Otis Redding
Al Green
David Bowie
Marvin Gaye
Favorite SportFootball
Favorite Song Sound and Vision (David Bowie)
Favorite DrinkBeer
Favorite Music BandsThe Strokes
Future Islands
the Stones
The Beatles
LikesLiterature
Favorite Sports Team Manchester United Football club
Favorite Animal Cat
Social Networks, Web links
Twitter ProfileTaron Egerton Twitter Profile
Instagram ProfileTaron Egerton Instagram Profile
Contact
Talent Agents United Agents
Lindy King
Julia Charteris
More Information
Inspirations Jack O’Connell
Gary Oldman
Michael Sheen
Will Poulter
Daniel Day-Lewis
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Brendon Gleeson
Sean Penn
Net worth$6 Million (2018)
Instruments guitar

Biography

Taron Egerton is a Welsh, British actor & singer. He is popular for playing roles- Gary Unwin in Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014), Eggsy in Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017), Eddie Edwards in Eddie the Eagle(2016), Johnny in Sing(2016), Robin Hood in Robin Hood(2018), Mad Teddy Smith in legend(2015), Edward Britain in Testament of Youth(2014), Dennis Severs in The Smoke.

Taron Egerton shirtless

Image: Taron Egerton shirtless

Childhood - Family

Taron David Egerton was born on 10th November 1989 in Birkenhead, Merseyside, United Kingdom. He grew up in Wirral Peninsula, Llanfairpwllgwyngyll(Anglesey) & Aberystwyth(Ceredigion).  He lives in London.

Taron's father is a Musician who sometimes sings with the band "Data Slaves". He used to run a "bed-and-breakfast" 

His mother worked in social services. His parents divorced when he was young, Taron lived with his mother in Llanfairpwllgwyngyll, Anglesey. He bought his mother a house in London in 2016.

He was interested in making sculptures, drawings and animation as a kid. He has two younger sisters. They are 19 and 21 years younger to him. [3]

Taron Egerton & Mother

Image: Taron Egerton & Mother

Education

Girlfriend - Relationships

Taron Egerton & Emily Thomas

Taron Egerton is in relationship with the (Assistant) Director Emily Thomas. She has worked in projects- "No Time to Die", "The Kid Who Would Be King", "Solo: A Star Wars Story", "7 Days in Entebbe"

Taron Egerton & Girlfriend Emily Thomas

Image: Taron Egerton & Girlfriend Emily Thomas

Facts & Trivia

Taron Egerton & Richard Madden Romantic Scene From Rocketman

Taron Egerton played "Elton John" (based on the musician) a troubled musician in the movie Rocketman(2019), Richard Madden played "John Reid". The two had a homosexual love making scene in the movie.

Taron Egerton & Richard Madden

[ Taron Egerton & Richard Madden ]

Activism- Philanthropy

Questions & Answers

Career

Kingsman

When he was sort of half selected for the role in Kingsman, the director listed Caveats on which he might get the roles. He underwent 3 months of fitness training. He also had to go through language program to lose some Welsh accent and learn Urban London accent. He watched Harry Brown (2009), Ill Manors, Top Boy as a part of preparation. He studied Adam Deacon, Ed Skrein, Noel Clarke, Riz Ahmed for the role.

Taron Egerton in Kingsman

[Taron Egerton in Kingsman]

He has acted in two Kingsman movies- "Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)" & "Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)"

Rocketman

Taron played "Elton John" in the biographical musical based on the life of musician Elton John. The movie received critical acclaim. Movie won numerous awards. Taron won the "Golden Globe Best Actor" award among others.

Taron Egerton as Elton John

[ Taron Egerton as Elton John ]

Filmography

Movies List

Year Movie Character Comments
2021 Sing 2 Johnny (voice)  
2019 Rocketman Elton John  
2018 Robin Hood Robin of Loxley  
2018 Billionaire Boys Club Dean Karny  
2017 Kingsman: The Golden Circle Eggsy  
2016 Sing Johnny (voice)  
2015 Eddie the Eagle Eddie Edwards  
2015 Legend Mad Teddy Smith  
2014 Kingsman: The Secret Service Gary Unwin (Eggsy)  
2014 Testament of Youth Edward Brittain  

TV Series List

Year TV series Character Comments
2019 Moominvalley Moomintroll (voice) 16 Episodes
2019 The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Rian (voice) 10 Episodes
2018 Watership Down El-Ahrairah (voice) The Journey, The Raid, The Escape, The Siege (Season 1 Episodes 1-4)
2014 The Smoke Dennis Severs Season 1 Episodes 1-8
2013 Inspector Lewis Liam Jay The Ramblin' Boy: Part 1 & 2(Season 7 Episode 3,4)

 

Short movies List

Year Short movie Character Comments
2020 Glimpse    
2017 Love at First Sight Johnny (voice)  
2013 Hereafter Tamburlaine  
2012 Pop Andy  

Stage/ Play/ Theater

Music videos

Audiobooks

Awards

Year Won? Award Project Category
2020 Nomination BAFTA Film Awards Rocketman Best Actor in a Leading Role
2020 WON Golden Globe Awards Rocketman Best Actor- Movie- Musical/  Comedy
2020 Nomination Grammy Awards Rocketman Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media
2020 Nomination Screen Actors Guild Award Rocketman Outstanding Performance- Leading Role- Acto- Movie
2020 WON Santa Barbara International Film Festival Rocketman Virtuoso Award
2020 Nomination Hollywood Critics Association Rocketman Best Actor
2020 WON Satellite Awards Rocketman Best Actor in a Movie-  Comedy/Musical
2019 WON GQ Awards Rocketman Actor of the Year
2019 WON Hollywood Film Awards Rocketman Breakthrough Actor Award
2019 Nomination People's Choice Awards Rocketman Drama Movie Star of the Year
2019 Nomination Teen Choice Awards Rocketman Choice Movie Actor: Drama
2016 Nomination BAFTA Film Awards   Rising Star Award
2016 Nomination Saturn Awards Kingsman: The Secret Service Best Actor
2016 Nomination Teen Choice Awards Eddie the Eagle Choice Movie Actor: Drama
2015 Nomination Empire Awards Kingsman: The Secret Service Breakthrough Performance of the Year
2015 Nomination Teen Choice Awards Kingsman: The Secret Service Choice Movie: Breakout Star
2014 Nomination London Film Festival Awards Testament of Youth Best British Newcomer

 

Quotes

Sources

  1. Taron Egerton Wiki
  2. Magic Radio interview
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  4. Buzz Feed Celeb interview
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  8. Shortlist interview
  9. Taron Egerton is scared of Horses
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