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Tony Gilroy Wants Joel Edgerton For 'The Bourne Legacy'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 21, 2011 8:33 AM
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Studio Eyes James McAvoy Or Shia LaBeouf But May Want Aussie Actor For 'Snow White & The Huntsman'Aussie actor Joel Edgerton is on the cusp of making a major mark in Hollywood. The 36-year-old actor has never been lacking for work. Acclaimed turns in "The Square" and "Animal Kingdom" put him firmly on the Hollywood radar and 2011 is already shaping up to be a helluva year as he's already set for the Tom Hardy MMA flick "Warrior" and the big budget "The Thing" prequel. He's also currently filming the indie flick "The Odd Life of Timothy Green." All that's left for the actor to solidify his place among the top leading men is a franchise, and it looks like he's got a couple to choose from.

Watch: Tom Hardy & Joel Edgerton Fight Each Other In Trailer For 'Warrior'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 7, 2011 7:06 AM
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Tom Hardy breaks out his "Bronson" bod once again for "Warrior," the MMA fighting drama that finds Joel Edgerton playing his brother and centers on the siblings who will have to face each other in the ring for money and their father's love or something like that.

Tom Hardy & Joel Edgerton Get Up Close & Personal In Poster For 'Warrior'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • March 10, 2011 6:31 AM
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With "Inception" turning Tom Hardy into a worldwide star and an in-demand actor, you'll be seeing his name rise to the top of movie posters and start being used to promote flicks. And his first post-"Inception" film hoping to bank on Hardy's rising star power will be "Warrior," and it now has a fresh poster that fits right in with the subject matter.

Spencer Susser Adapting His Zombie-Apocalypse Short 'I Love Sarah Jane' Into A Feature Length Film

  • By Simon Dang
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  • February 28, 2011 2:19 AM
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The filmmaking collective known as Blue-Tongue Films are slowly but surely embedding themselves into Hollywood with their recent string of films -- "Animal Kingdom," "Hesher," "The Square" -- raising eyebrows around town.

Jake Gyllenhaal, Tobey Maguire, Garrett Hedlund Among Candidates For 'The Bourne Legacy'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • February 25, 2011 2:36 AM
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Taylor Kitsch & Kellan Lutz Also In The RunningUpdate: Deadline reveals a few more names in contention: Joel Edgerton, Josh Hartnett, Paul Dano, Michael Pitt, Oscar Isaac, Michael Fassbender, Luke Evans, Alex Pettyfer and Benjamin Walker. So basically, everybody.

Teresa Palmer & Joel Edgerton Confirmed For Kieran Darcy-Smith's Psychological Drama 'Say Nothing'

  • By Simon Dang
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  • December 1, 2010 2:29 AM
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Shooting To Commence This Month In Sydney & CambodiaAfter being linked early on, rising Australian thespians Teresa Palmer and Joel Edgerton are now confirmed to be joining Kieran Darcy-Smith's directorial debut "Say Nothing" with Felicity Price and Antony Starr rounding out the cast for the psychological drama.

Joel Edgerton Joins Jennifer Garner In 'The Odd Life Of Timothy Green'

  • By Oliver Lyttelton
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  • November 2, 2010 1:10 AM
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Never let it be said that we don't know how to pick 'em. Only a few weeks back, we picked our ten tips for actors to watch in the near future, and one of them was Australian Joel Edgerton, of "Animal Kingdom." We wrote that "Edgerton could find himself eclipsing his country-mate [Sam] Worthington on the A-list." While we're not quite there yet, Edgerton's just put himself well on the way by landing one of the most sought-after male leads in recent memory.

David Michôd's 'Animal Kingdom' Dominates The Australian Film Institute Award Nominations

  • By Simon Dang
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  • October 27, 2010 1:29 AM
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'Beneath Hill 60' And 'Bright Star' Also In Strong ContentionThe Australian Film Institute has announced their nominations for the 2010 Awards, with David Michôd's crime drama "Animal Kingdom" taking home a record-breaking 18 nominations, at least one for every category which it was eligible for, and Jeremy Hartley Sims' war film "Beneath Hill 60" and Jane Campion's John Keats drama "Bright Star" not too far behind with 12 and 11 nods respectively.

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