[3][4] There, his acting career began when he took part in a theatre program for youth. The young lad moved to Aberystwyth at the age of 12 years. Egerton was born in Birkenhead, Merseyside. Not all entertainers have the luck of beautiful features and talents. "[24] Egerton has shown support for the LGBT community as well, stating in an interview about his performance in Rocketman, "Elton John's a gay icon. [9] His parents divorced when he was very young, and from then on he lived with his mother. How dare we. Most fans have even wondered: Does Taron Egerton sing in Rocketman? He is currently dating Emily Thomas, and the relationship started back in 2016, although many still believe that the British actor is gay. [8] His first name is a variation of taran, which means 'thunder' in Welsh. The British actor has also played voice roles in animation films like Sing and Love at First Sight. Taron David Egerton (born 10 November 1989) is a Welsh actor. Taron Egerton girlfriend, Emily, was born in Poway, and she is a photographer. [14] In 2018, Egerton played the title character in Robin Hood. Yes, he is in a relationship. His height is 1.75 meters, and he also weighs 78 kg. Egerton made his acting debut in 2011 with a small role in two episodes of the ITV series Lewis as Liam Jay. It is believed that his unique blend of talents (music and acting) will earn him more roles and success in the entertainment world. Keep trying - FG gives out link to access N75bn youth investment funds, Nigerian man Eke who went into farming after degree succeeds, shows off farmland, crops (photos), EndSARS protest gets more international recognition as Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey endorses campaign, Nigerians react, Man whose wedding was disrupted by ex-wife finally speaks, says this was what the woman did to him, BREAKING: Pastor Adeboye endorses #EndSARS protest, shares powerful message, After Gana's death, Nigerian army arrests Benue’s most wanted criminal's deputy, Port Harcourt man shares his nasty experience with SARS, recounts how they killed his twin brother (video), Who is Linda Cardellini? Interesting facts about Steven Rodriguez's partner. In 2015, he responded to a question asked of a female co-star about misogyny: "I don't think things are changing fast enough—but you didn't seem to want to ask me that. Additionally, the actor was featured in the film, Testament of Youth. Although not many thought he would go beyond that until 2019 when he played the role of the legendary Elton John in the movie, Rocketman. How he quickly rose to fame within the short time that he picked a career in the entertainment industry is impressive. [4] Later, he was added to the main cast of the Sky1 series The Smoke. [22], Egerton has spoken in favour of activist causes. Egerton moved to Aberystwyth when he was 12. In 2019, Egerton starred as musician Elton John in the biopic Rocketman, receiving critical acclaim for his performance.