Taron Egerton

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.

Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)

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The story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Vaughn
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Taron Egerton  •  Michael Caine  •  Mark Strong

The story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Vaughn
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Taron Egerton  •  Michael Caine  •  Mark Strong

Eddie the Eagle (2016)

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The feel-good story of Michael 'Eddie' Edwards, an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself—even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach, Eddie takes on the establishment ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dexter Fletcher
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Taron Egerton  •  Christopher Walken  •  Matthew Brandon

The feel-good story of Michael 'Eddie' Edwards, an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself—even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach, Eddie takes on the establishment ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dexter Fletcher
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Taron Egerton  •  Christopher Walken  •  Matthew Brandon

Legend (2015)

Suave, charming and volatile, Reggie Kray and his unstable twin brother Ronnie start to leave their mark on the London underworld in the 1960s. Using violence to get what they want, the siblings orchestrate robberies and murders while running nightclubs and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Helgeland
CAST:  Tom Hardy  •  Emily Browning  •  Taron Egerton  •  David Thewlis

Suave, charming and volatile, Reggie Kray and his unstable twin brother Ronnie start to leave their mark on the London underworld in the 1960s. Using violence to get what they want, the siblings orchestrate robberies and murders while running nightclubs and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Helgeland
CAST:  Tom Hardy  •  Emily Browning  •  Taron Egerton  •  David Thewlis

Testament of Youth (2014)

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Testament of Youth is a powerful story of love, war and remembrance, based on the First World War memoir by Vera Brittain, which has become the classic testimony of that war from a woman’s point of view. A searing journey from youthful hopes and dreams to the edge ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Kent
CAST:  Alicia Vikander  •  Kit Harington  •  Hayley Atwell  •  Dominic West

Testament of Youth is a powerful story of love, war and remembrance, based on the First World War memoir by Vera Brittain, which has become the classic testimony of that war from a woman’s point of view. A searing journey from youthful hopes and dreams to the edge ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Kent
CAST:  Alicia Vikander  •  Kit Harington  •  Hayley Atwell  •  Dominic West

Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)

When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency known as the Statesman to save the world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Vaughn
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Colin Firth  •  Julianne Moore  •  Mark Strong

When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency known as the Statesman to save the world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Vaughn
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Colin Firth  •  Julianne Moore  •  Mark Strong

Love at First Sight (2017)

During a piano lesson with Johnny, Miss Crawly becomes nostalgic about the dancing and romancing of her youth. Johnny convinces her that it's not too late to find someone and helps her setup a profile on a dating website.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Benjamin Le Ster  •  Matthew Nealon
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Garth Jennings  •  Robert Morse

During a piano lesson with Johnny, Miss Crawly becomes nostalgic about the dancing and romancing of her youth. Johnny convinces her that it's not too late to find someone and helps her setup a profile on a dating website.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Benjamin Le Ster  •  Matthew Nealon
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Garth Jennings  •  Robert Morse

Sing (2016)

A koala named Buster recruits his best friend to help him drum up business for his theater by hosting a singing competition.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Garth Jennings
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Reese Witherspoon  •  Seth MacFarlane  •  Scarlett Johansson

A koala named Buster recruits his best friend to help him drum up business for his theater by hosting a singing competition.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Garth Jennings
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Reese Witherspoon  •  Seth MacFarlane  •  Scarlett Johansson

Robin Hood (2018)

A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Otto Bathurst
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Jamie Foxx  •  Jamie Dornan  •  Eve Hewson

A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Otto Bathurst
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Jamie Foxx  •  Jamie Dornan  •  Eve Hewson

Billionaire Boys Club (2018)

A group of wealthy boys in Los Angeles during the early 1980s establishes a get rich quick scam that turns deadly.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Cox
CAST:  Ansel Elgort  •  Kevin Spacey  •  Taron Egerton  •  Emma Roberts

A group of wealthy boys in Los Angeles during the early 1980s establishes a get rich quick scam that turns deadly.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Cox
CAST:  Ansel Elgort  •  Kevin Spacey  •  Taron Egerton  •  Emma Roberts

Rocketman (2019)

The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dexter Fletcher
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Jamie Bell  •  Richard Madden  •  Bryce Dallas Howard

The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dexter Fletcher
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Jamie Bell  •  Richard Madden  •  Bryce Dallas Howard

The Crystal Calls - Making The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (2019)

Go behind the scenes with stars, puppeteers and creators as they bring Jim Henson's magical world of Thra back to life in a sweeping fantasy series.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Randall Lobb
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Alicia Vikander  •  Anya Taylor-Joy  •  Natalie Dormer

Go behind the scenes with stars, puppeteers and creators as they bring Jim Henson's magical world of Thra back to life in a sweeping fantasy series.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Randall Lobb
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Alicia Vikander  •  Anya Taylor-Joy  •  Natalie Dormer

Black Cab Chaos: Anatomy of a Killer Chase (2017)

"Black Cab Chaos" looks at the approach, intent and execution of that opening fight and chase sequence, and the stunts, rehearsals and challenges therein.  (more)

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CAST:  Bradley James Allan  •  Angus Bickerton  •  Taron Egerton  •  James Ferguson

"Black Cab Chaos" looks at the approach, intent and execution of that opening fight and chase sequence, and the stunts, rehearsals and challenges therein.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Bradley James Allan  •  Angus Bickerton  •  Taron Egerton  •  James Ferguson

Sing 2 (2021)

Buster and his new cast now have their sights set on debuting a new show at the Crystal Tower Theater in glamorous Redshore City. But with no connections, he and his singers must sneak into the Crystal Entertainment offices, run by the ruthless wolf mogul Jimmy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Garth Jennings
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Reese Witherspoon  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Taron Egerton

Buster and his new cast now have their sights set on debuting a new show at the Crystal Tower Theater in glamorous Redshore City. But with no connections, he and his singers must sneak into the Crystal Entertainment offices, run by the ruthless wolf mogul Jimmy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Garth Jennings
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Reese Witherspoon  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Taron Egerton

Little Shop of Horrors

An exotic plant in a downtown flower shop convinces the storekeeper's meek apprentice to resort to gruesome measures to keep it alive and make it grow.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Greg Berlanti
CAST:  Scarlett Johansson  •  Taron Egerton  •  Billy Porter  •  Chris Evans

An exotic plant in a downtown flower shop convinces the storekeeper's meek apprentice to resort to gruesome measures to keep it alive and make it grow.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Greg Berlanti
CAST:  Scarlett Johansson  •  Taron Egerton  •  Billy Porter  •  Chris Evans

The Stars at Noon

In 1984's Nicaragua, a mysterious English businessman and a headstrong American journalist strike up a passionate romance as they soon become embroiled in a dangerous labyrinth of lies and conspiracies and are forced to try and escape the country.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Claire Denis
CAST:  Margaret Qualley  •  Taron Egerton

In 1984's Nicaragua, a mysterious English businessman and a headstrong American journalist strike up a passionate romance as they soon become embroiled in a dangerous labyrinth of lies and conspiracies and are forced to try and escape the country.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Claire Denis
CAST:  Margaret Qualley  •  Taron Egerton

Tetris

The true story of the high-stakes legal battle to secure the intellectual property rights to Tetris.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon S. Baird
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Toby Jones

The true story of the high-stakes legal battle to secure the intellectual property rights to Tetris.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon S. Baird
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Toby Jones

Kingsman: The Blue Blood

The upcoming fourth installment in the Kingsman film franchise  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Colin Firth

The upcoming fourth installment in the Kingsman film franchise  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Colin Firth

Kingsman: The Secret Service Revealed (2015)

A documentary on Kingsman: The Secret Service.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Geoff Bell  •  Sofia Boutella  •  Michael Caine  •  David Cheesman

A documentary on Kingsman: The Secret Service.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Geoff Bell  •  Sofia Boutella  •  Michael Caine  •  David Cheesman

Letters Live from the Archive: Union Chapel (2021)

Since 2017, Letters Live has produced 11 shows at the Union Chapel, with no two shows being the same.  (more)

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CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Claire Foy  •  Alan Carr  •  Thom Yorke

Since 2017, Letters Live has produced 11 shows at the Union Chapel, with no two shows being the same.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Taron Egerton  •  Claire Foy  •  Alan Carr  •  Thom Yorke