What Is Taron Egerton’s Net Worth?
Taron Egerton is one of Hollywood’s newest icons. He has been acting in movies and TV shows for a while now, but it wasn’t until he landed a starring role in the major motion picture Kingsman: The Secret Service that he really started to gain his notoriety.
Over the last few years, Egerton’s career has really taken off and it doesn’t look like it is going to slow down anytime soon.
Because Egerton is relatively new to Hollywood, many fans have several questions about his background and how he got started in the entertainment industry. To help answer some of these questions, here is everything we know about Taron Egerton’s career and net worth.
When did Taron Egerton start acting?
Egerton was born in 1989 in the UK. When he was young, his parents divorced and he spent his childhood and adolescence living with his mother in England. Growing up, Egerton loved to act and play pretend with his siblings.
In 2005, he performed in his first play entitled Oliver! with the a local theater group. He landed his first television role in the UK television series, Lewis, in 2013. For the next few years, he continued to land small roles in other English series including The Smoke and Watership Down.
He has also had some very prominent roles in a couple of different animated series. In 2019 he lent his voice for the hit animated series, Moominvalley. He also voiced the character of Rian in The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance.
What Movies has Taron Egerton appeared in?
Although Egerton has been featured on several different television series, it was his appearances on the big screen that made his career skyrocket to new heights.
Egerton got his first film credit when he starred in a short film entitled Pop in 2012. The next year, he starred in another short film Hereafter.
Then, in 2014, Egerton landed his first big role in a major motion picture called Kingsman: The Secret Service. In the movie, Eagerton played the role of Gary ‘Eggsy’ Unwin, who, because of his father’s prolific career as a spy, is recruited to become part of the Secret Service in London.
This movie featured several big-name actors including Samuel L. Jackson, Colin Firth, and Michael Cain. Because of the movies success at the box office, Egerton reprised his role as Eggsy in the 2017 sequel, Kingsman: The Golden Circle.
Egerton was also featured in the 2016 animated film, Sing. He then went on to star in other Blockbuster hits like Billionaire Boys and Robin Hood. In 2019, Egerton landed the role of iconic singer Elton John in the musical film Rocketman.
This role was one of Egerton’s most compelling roles to date. Because of his outstanding performance in the movie, he won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor. His portrayal of Elton John also landed him a nomination for the Grammy Awards and the Screen Actor Guild Awards.
What is Taron Egerton’s net worth?
Egerton’s career seems to just be getting started. He is already set to reprise his role as Johnny in the animated movie, Sing 2, that is expected to come out sometime in 2021. And although nothing has been confirmed as of yet, there have been several rumors swirling around that Egerton may appear in an upcoming Marvel project where may get to play the iconic role of Wolverine.
When Egerton was asked about his possible upcoming role, he replied: “I love Marvel and I love the movies and I’d love the excuse to get in shape. I would love to be a part of it, whether [Wolverine] is realistic or not, I don’t know.”
Even if Egerton ends up not playing the role of Wolverine, there is no denying that he has already had an impressive career and will most likely continue to have an impressive career for years to come. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Egerton has an estimated net worth of around $6 million.