Find the best quotes by Joel Edgerton.
To act with a tennis ball and imagine it’s a tentacle, or if you’re in some kind of wilderness film and you go, ‘Okay, we…
There’s the pressure of being a No. 1 on the call sheet, being a lead actor. There’s almost this feeling like being captain of the…
The tricky thing becomes: Do you know yourself well enough to then portray that on screen? And for me, I find that really hard. I’d…
The biggest difference for me is momentum. On a smaller film you get to shoot sometimes four or five scenes a day and you’ve got…
That’s one of the great privileges, being an actor, is that someone pays you and sends you off to learn about something that otherwise you’d…
It’s tricky. I’ve never been standing at the top of the tree with tons of money thrown at me. I’ve never really had a profile.…
Sometimes, the smaller roles in movies can be the most interesting. If you only take the stance that you’ll only play central characters in movies,…
I’m on the list that I thought I’d never be on. I’m not sitting here thinking, ‘God, I might get this part’ or ‘is it…
I remember my brother Nash had just directed me in ‘The Square,’ and I was sitting in Australia going: ‘No one’s called me about working…
I have always stuck to my guns about what I want from the work and what interests me. I’ve never been seduced down the evil…
There’s a real sense of fighting and destruction in our DNA that we don’t get in touch with.
The sum total of all my stop-starts have made me less concerned about the future. I’m just aware now that I’ll always land on my…
‘The Great Gatsby’ ticked so many boxes for me.
It feels good to be fit and strong.
My brother and I are best friends.
I can’t sing or dance.
I’m hardly digging trenches for a living. I’m getting to tap into my boyhood fantasies of being a larger-than-life character.
I’m a pacifist.
One of the things I’ve always enjoyed is moving around and staying fit. Physicality is such a big part of being an actor, but it’s…
Whereas ‘Avatar’ and other movies get shocks out of their three-dimensionality, ‘Gatsby’ is going to be about inviting the audience into this larger-than-life drama, letting…
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