• Joel  Edgerton

    Joel Edgerton

    Born on June 23rd, 1974

    From Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia

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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
Logie Awards (2002)
Nominated
Most Outstanding Actor