Joel Edgerton

Joel Edgerton

  • Born on
    • June 23rd, 1974
Joel Edgerton (born 23 June 1974) is an Australian actor, director, writer, and producer. He has appeared in the films Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones (2002), Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005), Warrior (2011), Zero Dark Thirty (2012), The Great Gatsby (2013), Black Mass (2015), Loving (2016), It Comes at Night (2017), and Red Sparrow (2018) and The King (2019). In 2015, Edgerton received a nomination for the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing – First-Time Feature Film for The Gift, a psychological horror-thriller film Edgerton wrote, directed, co-produced, and in which he co-starred. Edgerton garnered further critical acclaim for his performance as Richard Loving in the 2016 historical drama Loving, for which he received a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor. In 2018, he wrote, directed and starred in the drama Boy Erased, about gay conversion therapy. In 2019, he starred and co-wrote The King.

Starring Joel Edgerton on Plex


Acting (48 Credits)

2021The Green Knight as Lord
2021The Underground Railroad as Arnold Ridgeway
2019The King as Falstaff
2018Gringo as Richard Rusk
2018Red Sparrow as Nathaniel "Natan" Nash
2018Boy Erased as Victor Sykes
2017It Comes at Night as Paul
2017Bright as Nick Jakoby
2016Loving as Richard Loving
2016Midnight Special as Lucas
2015Jane Got a Gun as Dan Frost
2015Black Mass as John Connolly
2015Lifted as Paul
2015Life as John MorrisWatch Free
2015The Gift as Gordo Mosley
2014Exodus: Gods and Kings as Ramses II
2013Felony as Detective Malcolm TooheyWatch Free
2013The Great Gatsby as Tom Buchanan
2012Wish You Were Here as Dave Flannery
2012The Odd Life of Timothy Green as Jim Green
2012Zero Dark Thirty as Patrick - Squadron Team Leader
2011Warrior as Brendan ConlonWatch Free
2011The Thing as Sam Carter
2010Animal Kingdom as Barry 'Baz' Brown
2010Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole as Metalbeak (voice)
2009Separation City as Simon Nicholson
2009The Waiting City as Ben Simmons
2008Acolytes as Ian Wright
2008The Square as Billy
2008$9.99 as Ron (voice)
2007Spider as Paramedic
2007Whisper as Vince Delayo
2006Open Window as Peter
2006Smokin' Aces as Hugo Croop
2005Kinky Boots as Charlie PriceWatch Free
2005The Mysterious Geographic Explorations of Jasper Morello as Jasper Morello (voice)
2005Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith as Owen Lars
2004King Arthur as Gawain
2003The Night We Called It a Day as Rod Blue
2003Ned Kelly as Aaron Sherritt
2002The Hard Word as Shane
2002Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones as Owen Lars
2000Sample People as SemWatch Free
2000The Three Stooges as Tom CosgroveWatch Free
1999Erskineville Kings as Wayne
1998Praise as Leo
1996Race the Sun as Steve Fryman
Bright 2 as Nick Jakoby

Director (2 Credits)


Writer (2 Credits)


Himself (1 Credits)

2015Unity as Himself - Narrator (voice)Watch Free


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