The striking Joel Edgerton was born on 23 June 1974 in New South Wales. He is an Australian filmmaker as well as an actor. He is popular for his roles in blockbuster movies like ‘STAR WARS,’ ‘THE THING,’ ‘WARRIOR.’ Edgerton in 1991 graduated from ‘The Hills Grammar School’. Later he joined ‘University of Sydney’ to learn about acting. In 1996, he was first seen in ‘Loaded,’ it was the initial stage of his career. In 2000, he won the best actor award in ‘AACTA AWARD’ for the film ‘The Secret Life of us’.
He is also honored for his actions in international films with ‘Breakthrough Award’ in 2011. In 2013, he was collaborated with ‘Warn Bros’ to be a lead role in the film ‘Shantaram’. In 2007, he wrote and directed ‘The Square’ and ‘Separation City’ along with his brother ‘Nash.’ Nash is now a filmmaker and stuntman in the film industry of Hollywood. Apart from Hollywood movies Joel has also worked in theaters and T.V. shows as well. In 2016, his new film will b released titled as ‘
Loving’. Edgerton was the representative of ‘The Fred Hollows Foundation’ for several years.
The foundation works for restoring people eye sight in diminutive countries. Joel has always been an active member to the origination. He went Nepal to give is hand for the cause in 2012 for the first time.