Taron Egerton is a British born Welsh based actor, who has been making the headlines quite a several times of his jaw-dropping and excellent acting crafts. He shot himself to fame when he nailed the part of Eggsy in the Matthew Vaughn films Kingsman: The Secret Service and its sequel Kingsman: The Golden Circle. Soon after, his fame is about to reach the new heights with his portrayal of legendary singer Elton John in the recently released biopic Rocketman.
Not only is Taron a great actor, but he is also a great singer. He voiced the character Johnny in the 2016 animated musical film Sing. Both the audiences and critics have well recognized Taron's wide range of talent.
Taron's Girlfriend; Love Story!
Taron relationship and his love life have always had his fan base wondering. To answer everyone's’ question, Taron is indeed dating and in a relationship with girlfriend, a British producer Emily Thomas.
His love story was vacant in the year 2015, but Taron's love life brought a twist when he met Emily, his sweetheart.
In November 2016, the pair bloomed their love romance and began dating. However, the couple separated briefly in November of 2018. Taron split from Emily to focus more on himself.
Taron along with his girlfriend, Emily. (Photo: Dailymail.co.uk)
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As confirmed, Taron didn't open the actual reason for their split, but he affirmed that he was focusing on his career and preparing for the role of Elton John for the movie, Rocketman. He told that he was 'reinventing' himself in the wake of the break-up.
After several months of the split, the pair reunited in 2019. Most recently in May 2019, Taron along with his lady-love Emily walked down the red carpet of UK premiere of Rocketman at the Odeon Luxe in Leicester Square, London. The duo was spotted kissing and cuddling around at the events.
Despite their romantic love life, Taron is not yet married but would not be surprising to see him making Emily a wife anytime soon.
Taron Criticized For Gay Role
As an actor, one has to portray a wide range of roles on screen. Regardless of one’s standing about a particular matter, success comes to those who set aside any prejudices and focus on the main prize. For Taron, portraying the legendary singer Elton John was a once in a lifetime opportunity. For Taron playing the role of a man, who has openly come out as gay was not a big deal. But he was criticized for playing the role of a gay man despite being a straight man himself.
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But Taron has received support from the man himself. Elton John has voiced his opinion saying that the criticisms made towards Taron are straight up Bull****. And Taron himself has stated he is well and truly proud of his work and feels blessed to have been able to portray a great man.
Taron’s Net Worth; Recent Films!
Taron Egerton passion for acting began at an early age. He first role on TV came in 2012 when he starred on the TV show Lewis. From there on he starred in the 2014 TV show The Smoke which got his name spread around the industry.
After which he was cast to play the 2015 films Kingsman: The Secret Service and it’s 2017 sequel Kingsman: The Golden Circle — following that he went on to star in the 2018 movie Robin Hood.
Currently, in 2019, Taron has been the name, known for his role of Elton John in the recently released biopic film Rocketman. The movie is set to get released on 31 May 2019 in the United States.
Through his roles in different movies and TV shows, Taron has amassed a decent net worth to his name. As of 2019, Taron has a net worth of about $6 million. Pretty decent amount of money to have.
Wiki & Bio: Education, Sister & More
Taron Egerton was born on the 10th of November 1989 in Birkenhead, UK. But later, he moved to Wales with his parents and his two siblings sisters. His one sister named is Mari Egerton.
His father ran a bed-and-breakfast whereas his mother served in social services. Although British by birth, Taron considers himself to be Wales to the core.
Taron stands at the height of 5’ 9” and has a weight of 78 kgs. As for his education, he attended Ysgol Penglais Comprehensive school in Wales and later graduated with BA (Hons) in Acting from London’s Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in 2012.