Taron Egerton

Birthday:

11/10/1989

Place of birth:

Birkenhead, Merseyside, England, UK:

Biography:

Taron David Egerton (born 10 November 1989) is an English-born Welsh actor. He gained recognition for starring as Gary "Eggsy" Unwin in the action comedy film Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014) and its sequel Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017). He has also starred in several biopics, portraying Edward Brittain in the drama Testament of Youth (2014), Edward "Mad Teddy" Smith in the crime thriller Legend (2015), Eddie "The Eagle" Edwards in the sports film Eddie the Eagle (2016), and singer-songwriter Elton John in the musical Rocketman (2019). Although born in England with only one Welsh grandparent, Egerton, having lived in Wales since childhood, considers himself to be Welsh "through and through" and is bilingual, speaking both Welsh and English.


Film Credits

Sing 2 (2021)
as Johnny (voice)
Letters Live from the Archive: Union Chapel (2021)
as Self
The Crystal Calls - Making The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (2019)
as
Rocketman (2019)
as Elton John
Robin Hood (2018)
as Robin of Loxley
Billionaire Boys Club (2018)
as Dean Karny
Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)
as Eggsy
Love at First Sight (2017)
as Johnny (voice)
Sing (2016)
as Johnny (voice)
Eddie the Eagle (2016)
as Eddie "the Eagle" Edwards
Legend (2015)
as Mad Teddy Smith
Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)
as Gary 'Eggsy' Unwin
Testament of Youth (2014)
as Edward Brittain
Tetris ()
as Henk Rogers
Little Shop of Horrors ()
as Seymour Krelborn
Kingsman: The Blue Blood ()
as Gary “Eggsy” Unwin/Galahad