What does the ‘Black Bird’ actor do next?

Movies

Taron Egerton’s latest role as Jimmy Keene in the AppleTV+ drama “Black Bird” has received widespread acclaim. Here, discover the next projects of the British actor.

Taron Egerton
© Kevin Winter/Getty ImagesTaron Egerton

Throughout his career, the British actor Taron Egerton showed his versatility. In the United States, he is best known for his role as Elton John in “Rocketman,” and recently he also captivated audiences with the AppleTV+ drama “Black Bird”, which received positive reviews from fans and critics.

His singing talent didn’t just help him in “Rocketman,” as he also voices Johnny in “To sing” 1 and 2. He has actually voiced several movies and series such as “Watership Down” and Netflix’s “The Black Crystal.” However, he also has chops for action (“Kingsman”) and biopics (“Eddie The Eagle”).

After his Black Bird role as Jimmy Keene, a football superstar who falls into the criminal underworld of drug trafficking, many fans see Egerton as a worthy successor to Hugh Jackman for Wolverine. However, does the actor really intend to play a superhero? Find out where you can watch it next.

Taron Egerton’s Next Projects: Another Biographical Film

Besides “Black Bird”, Egerton recently participated in the play “Rooster,” alongside the Bridgerton star Johnathan Bailey. However, after passing out on stage on opening night, the actor left the room citing “personal reasons”.

However, he will star in an upcoming movie titled “Tetris” which will follow the story of how the game was developed. He will play video game designer Henk Rogers and the film will be directed by Jon S. Baird. It will be distributed by AppleTV+.

Egerton has no other plans in sight. On the other hand, in an interview with Sway Universe, he addressed the rumors about him possibly playing Wolverine for the MCU, saying he doesn’t know if he is. “the good guy” to play the part, but he would be “open to it”, but also clarifies that there was nothing concrete.

Back To Top