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Creator / Joel Edgerton

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"Some people think I look a bit like a young Albert Finney, which I'm like, 'Yeah.' I also look a bit like a potato."
Joel Edgerton answering Google questions

Joel Edgerton is an actor born on 23 June 1974 in Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia. He is best known for his roles in 2000s and 2010s films like Star Wars Prequel trilogy, King Arthur (2004), Kinky Boots, Animal Kingdom, The Thing (2011), Warrior, Zero Dark Thirty and The Great Gatsby. He also voiced Metal Beak, the Big Bad of Legend Of The Guardians The Owls Of Ga Hoole. He made his directorial debut with The Gift.

His brother Nash is a director and stuntman.

Selected filmography:

As actor:

As filmmaker and actor:

  • The Gift (2015) as Gordon "Gordo" Moseley (writer-director and actor)
  • It Comes at Night (2017) as Paul (actor and executive producer)
  • Boy Erased (2018) as Victor Sykes (writer-director and actor)
  • The King (2019) (writer, actor, and producer)