Joel Edgerton is one of the actors who supported his acting career with the education he received. Australian actor Joel Edgerton studied acting during his college years and then began to build a career for himself on the stage. Joel Edgerton, who started his professional career in 1995 by acting in TV productions, laid the foundations of his career with his roles in TV series for a few years, although he starred in his first feature film in 1996.
Joel Edgerton managed to go beyond borders with the release of the Australian movie “Erskineville Kings” in 1999. In 2002, he became a part of the Star Wars saga, one of the most famous franchises in the history of cinema, and played the character of young Owen Lars. In 2003, Joel Edgerton starred in “Ned Kelly”, another Australian movie, with famous names such as Heath Ledger, Orlando Bloom, Geoffrey Rush and Naomi Watts.
Joel Edgerton, whose career gained momentum after the movies “King Arthur” and “Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith”, also brings characters to life in different animation productions as a voice actor. Joel Edgerton, who crowned his performance in the movie “Warrior” in 2011 with other successive performances, is among the most successful actors of today. Joel Edgerton, whom we have seen in many different roles, from a teacher to a special forces soldier, can put on a successful performance even with a full make-up face.
Notes from Joel Edgerton's career
Released in 1996, “Race the Sun” was Joel Edgerton's feature film debut.
Joel Edgerton took part in “Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones” with his brother Nash Edgerton, who was the stunt double for Ewan McGregor.
Joel Edgerton appeared as Owen Lars in “Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones” in 2002, “Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith” in 2005, and in the TV Mini Series “Obi-Wan Kenobi” in 2022.