• Joel  Edgerton

    Joel Edgerton Awards

    Born on June 23rd, 1974

    From Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia

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Boy Erased

Jared Eamons, the son of a small-town Baptist pastor, must overcome the fallout after being outed as gay to his parents. His father and mother struggle to reconcile their love for their son with their beliefs. Fearing a loss of family, friends and community, Jared is pressured into attending a conversion therapy program. While there, Jared comes into conflict with its leader and begins his journey to finding his own voice and accepting his true self.

Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2018)
Won
Best Supporting Actor
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Loving

Interracial couple Richard and Mildred Loving fell in love and were married in 1958. They grew up in Central Point, a small town in Virginia that was more integrated than surrounding areas in the American South. Yet it was the state of Virginia, where they were making their home and starting a family, that first jailed and then banished them. Richard and Mildred relocated with their children to the inner city of Washington, D.C., but the family ultimately tries to find a way back to Virginia.

Golden Globe (2017)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
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The Great Gatsby

Midwest native Nick Carraway (Tobey Maguire) arrives in 1922 New York in search of the American dream. Nick, a would-be writer, moves in next-door to millionaire Jay Gatsby (Leonardo DiCaprio) and across the bay from his cousin Daisy (Carey Mulligan) and her philandering husband, Tom (Joel Edgerton). Thus, Nick becomes drawn into the captivating world of the wealthy and -- as he bears witness to their illusions and deceits -- pens a tale of impossible love, dreams, and tragedy.

Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2013)
Won
Best Supporting Actor
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Wish You Were Here

A man (Joel Edgerton), his wife and his sister-in-law must deal with the fallout after their vacation in Cambodia takes a tragic turn.

Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2012)
Nominated
Best Lead Actor
Logie Awards (2002)
Nominated
Most Outstanding Actor