Taron Egerton Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 05 Jul, 2018
Facts of Taron Egerton
Date of Birth: 1989 , November-10
Age: 28 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Taron David Egerton
Birth Name Taron Egerton
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Birkenhead
Ethnicity Caucasian
Profession Actor
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $6 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Face Color Fair
Famous for Kingsman: The Secret Service, The Smoke, Testament of Youth
Girlfriend Emily Thomas
Married N/A
Education Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Awards Empire Award for Best Male Newcomer
Movies Kingsman: The Golden Circle, Testament of Youth, Legend
TV Show The Smoke, Lewis
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British actor, Taron Edgerton is widely known for his hit movie Eddie the Eagle and Kingsman: The Secret Service. Edgerton is also popular for his role in the TV series and movies like The Smoke, Testament Youth, Legend, and Eddie the Eagle. His performance in the movies helped him to get nominated for several awards. 

The hugely talented and versatile personality, Taron Edgerton is dating Emily Thomas for years.

Early Life, Education, And Bio Of Taron Egerton 

Taron Egerton was born on 10 November 1989 as Taron David Egerton in Birkenhead, Wirral, Cheshire, England. In the Welsh language, his name, Taron means ''thunder.'' Edgerton is British as per nationality and as far as his ethnicity is concerned, he is Caucasian.

His family and father used to run a bed-and-breakfast and his mother was engaged in social services. Egerton was raised in Wirral, Cheshire, England and he spent his most of his childhood in Llanfairpwllgwyngyll and also attended a primary school. Egerton's parents were from Liverpool, England but his grandmother is from Welsh. 

When he was 12 years old, he moved to Aberystwyth. Though he was born in England, he prefers to consider himself to be Welsh and also speaks with the Welsh accent.

Taron Egerton joined Ysgol Penglais comprehensive school and he completed his graduate degree from with a BA in Acting from Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 2012. He has also been trained with acting, dancing, and singing.

Taron Egerton's Career

Initially, Taron Edgerton worked in several theaters plays including The Last of the Hausmanns and No Quarter

TV Series

Taron Egerton made his acting debut from television screen where he appeared in a British television detective drama Lewis in 2013. As Dennis "Asbo" Severs (the rookie of the White Watch who has a troubled past), he appeared in eight episodes of a British drama TV show The Smoke. He earned his first lead role in the series where she worked with Jamie Bamber, Jodie Whittaker, and Rhashan Stone. HIs performance was highly appreciated by both fans and critics. 

As of 2018, Egerton is working for his upcoming series, Moominvalley where he will be appearing in a lead role.

Movies

Edgerton worked in two short movies at the initial phase of his career. He started his journey in big screen with a super hit British spy action comedy film Kingsman: The Secret Service where he appeared in a role of Gary "Eggsy" Unwin in 2014.

His diverse acting in the movie helped him to win Empire Award for Best Male Newcomer. Egerton also got nominated for BAFTA Rising Star Award and Teen Choice Award.

The same year Egerton also made the super impact with British drama film Testament of Youth. The movie starred Alicia Vikander, Kit Harington, and Colin Morgan. He has been nominated for London Film Festival for his performance in the movie. 

In 2015, he made his acting presence in French-British crime thriller Legend along with Tom Hardy as Edward "Mad Teddy" Smith. Egerton once again made his super impact with the biographical sports comedy-drama film Eddie The Flying Eagle in 2016.

As of 2018, he is working in two upcoming movies Billionaire Boys Club by James Cox and Robin Hood by Otto Bathurst.

Taron Edgerton's Net Worth  

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Taron Edgerton has an estimated net worth of $ 6million. His net worth is increasing every year. Edgerton earns a huge money from his acting career.  He worked in several movies that made an amazing collection at the box office.

Here is the list of some of his hit movies:

Movies Budget Box Office Collection IMDB Rating Cast Members
Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014) $94 million $414.4 million 7.7 Colin Firth, Mark Strong, and Samuel L. Jackson.
Sing (2016) $75 million $634.1 million 7.1 Scarlett Johansson, Tori Kelly, and Reese Witherspoon.
Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017) $104 million $410.9 million  6.8 Colin Firth, Channing Tatum, and Halle Berry.

Edgerton owns a Chevrolet costs $13,875 to $123,995 and a Range Rover worth $86k to $141k. He also has a house in London worth $1 million. 

Besides, he is involved in several charities. He is involved in charity works around his neighborhood of Aberystwyth. In an interview, he said about his charity works,

''I wouldn’t claim to be someone who does [charity work] to an enormous extent. There are some actors who very nobly use their platform and commit a lot of their time to charity work... but it’s only something that I do annually. I normally do local events at home for it, because it’s a way of sharing what I do with the local community that I’m from, and, at the same time, raise money for local sufferers of the disease... [But] I’d like to do more in the future.''

He also became an ambassador of the Motor Neuron Disease Association. 

Taron Edgerton's Personal Life, Married, And Wife

Taron Egerton is young, energetic and good looking actor of today's generation. The man with a number of female fan following is currently dating British producer, Emily Thomas. The pair started their affair in November 2016. The girlfriend boyfriend couple was spotted together several times in the past which arose the rumor about their dating. 

CAPTION: Taron Edgerton with his girlfriend, Emily Thomas. SOURCE: Article bio

In an interview in 2017, when he was asked about his relationship status, he said,

''Umm, I am not! It would be very flattering when anyone would want to date with me."

Edgerton has mentioned his girlfriend who might soon turn into his wife several times in interviews but never revealed the name. But after he was spotted with Thomas everything was clear. The couple is together for years but they are yet not married.

Being a star icon he was named one of GQ's 50 best-dressed British men in both 2015 and 2-16. This young star keeps huge interest in traveling and listening to music.

Edgerton has been active in several social media with thousands of fan followers. 

Taron Edgerton's Body Measurements

  • Height = Taron Egerton stands at the height of 5 feet and 10 inches.
  • Weight = Edgerton weighs 79 kg. 
  • Chest = 44''
  • Biceps = 15''
  • Waist = 33''

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