Taron Egerton

(Taron David Egerton)

Taron Egerton
Taron Egerton
  • Born: November 10, 1989
  • Nationality: English
  • Profession: Actor, Singer









Taron David Egerton is a British actor and singer. He is known for his roles in the British television series The Smoke and the 2014 action comedy film Kingsman: The Secret Service. He has also played Edward Brittain in the 2014 drama film Testament of Youth, appeared in the 2015 crime thriller film Legend, starred as Eddie "The Eagle" Edwards in the 2016 biographical film Eddie the Eagle, voiced Johnny in the 2016 animated musical film Sing, and reprised his role in the 2017 Kingsman sequel, The Golden Circle.

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All my friends are Welsh, I speak Welsh, and I feel very Welsh.
I can afford to get Tesco's finest sandwiches rather than the basic ones.
I can say I'm not doing 'X-Men.' I love the franchise, and I love the people who make them on and off screen. Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex
I don't think I'm going to become Brad Pitt overnight, but I presume if walk down Oxford Street, there is a chance someone might clock me.
I don't want to look back at my career and see a string of incredibly commercial projects that don't have much heart. I'm looking for things that have soul.
I get cast as a lot of sympathetic characters. I'd like to play someone really unpleasant.
I grew up with Bond.
I have absolutely no interest in playing the young male lead around which a story happens.
I like dogs, I just don't choose to spend time with them. Time
I loved DreamWorks and Pixar, and I still love kids' films. Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex
I only act in films where I've got an A-lister as my mentor.
I think a British icon is someone who conducts themself with real dignity: someone who is truly talented and modest. These are things that I would aspire to in my career.
I want to surprise people and do different things and maybe do something that's not quite financially rewarding.
If I could play any superhero... my favorite superhero is Spider-Man. Andrew Garfield is wonderful at doing it to the point that I don't think I should play it.
If there's one thing I've learnt, it's that I don't think a man ever looks better than when he's in a suit. So I'm wearing them increasingly, not in my personal life, but in my professional life, and I'm really enjoying it. Life
I'm into books - I love literature, so I toyed with the idea of being an English teacher. I had a fantastic English teacher at school. I think great English teachers make the world go round. Education, Learning, Knowledge & Training ;Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex
I'm trying to play parts which are a little more out there, but I want variety.
I've got Colin Firth's number in my phone!
I've met some incredible people who I really admire.
I've never considered myself to be a fashionista type of guy.
Of course, everyone would like to play a superhero, but this is by no means me saying I would like to go play Cyclops.
This is going to sound a bit weird because she's a lot older than I am, but I've got a thing for Meryl Streep.