Joel Edgerton

1974 - Today

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Joel Edgerton (born 23 June 1974) is an Australian actor and filmmaker. He has appeared in the Star Wars films Attack of the Clones (2002), Revenge of the Sith (2005) as a young Owen Lars, a role he will reprise in the upcoming Disney+ series Obi-Wan Kenobi (2022), King Arthur (2004) as Gawain, Zero Dark Thirty (2012), The Great Gatsby (2013), Black Mass (2015), Loving (2016), Bright (2017), Red Sparrow (2018), The King (2019), and the limited series The Underground Railroad (2021). In Australia, Edgerton portrayed Will McGill in the drama series The Secret Life of Us (2001–02), for which he won the AACTA Award for Best Lead Actor in a Television Drama. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joel Edgerton has received more than 10,489,152 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Joel Edgerton is the 3,229th most popular actor (down from 2,826th in 2019), the 137th most popular biography from Australia (down from 120th in 2019) and the 36th most popular Australian Actor.

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  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.17

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.65

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Among actors, Joel Edgerton ranks 3,229 out of 10,030Before him are Wayne Rogers, Madge Sinclair, Melinda Dillon, Jason Flemyng, Mariel Hemingway, and Barbara La Marr. After him are Vincent Gardenia, Carole Landis, Yvonne Strahovski, Shelley Long, Julie Kavner, and Jeri Ryan.

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Among people born in 1974, Joel Edgerton ranks 71Before him are Chloë Sevigny, Kenan İmirzalıoğlu, Angela Gossow, Vijay, Muqtada al-Sadr, and Natasha Henstridge. After him are Konstantin Novoselov, Kevin Durand, Sol Campbell, Xzibit, Kimbo Slice, and Julio Ricardo Cruz.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Joel Edgerton ranks 137 out of 790Before him are Arthur Benjamin (1893), Anthony LaPaglia (1959), Albert Namatjira (1902), Richard Roxburgh (1962), Russell Mulcahy (1953), and Peter Carey (1943). After him are Yvonne Strahovski (1982), Raewyn Connell (1944), Robert May, Baron May of Oxford (1936), David Warren (1925), Radha Mitchell (1973), and Eliza Taylor (1989).

Among ACTORS In Australia

Among actors born in Australia, Joel Edgerton ranks 36Before him are Judy Davis (1955), Julian McMahon (1968), Jesse Spencer (1979), Bob Morley (1984), Anthony LaPaglia (1959), and Richard Roxburgh (1962). After him are Yvonne Strahovski (1982), Radha Mitchell (1973), Eliza Taylor (1989), Rose Byrne (1979), Poppy Montgomery (1972), and Ben Mendelsohn (1969).

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