Edgerton at a Warrior premiere on 16 October 2011
|Relatives||Joel Edgerton (brother)|
Life and careerEdit
Edgerton was born in Blacktown, New South Wales and grew up in Dural, the son of Marianne Margarethe (von Dort), a homemaker, and Michael Edgerton, a solicitor/property developer. His brother is actor Joel Edgerton. His mother is a Dutch immigrant, who was born in The Hague.
As a stuntman, he has worked on such films as The Matrix trilogy, The Thin Red Line, Superman Returns, and, most notably, Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones and Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith, as the stunt double for Ewan McGregor, who played Obi-Wan Kenobi. His brother Joel appeared in those same films as young Owen Lars.
He has directed four music videos for Bob Dylan ("Beyond Here Lies Nothin'", "Must Be Santa", "Duquesne Whistle", and "The Night We Called It a Day"). His feature-length directorial debut was The Square. He is the director of Gringo, released in 2018.
- Loaded (1996) (short) co-directed by Kieran Darcy-Smith
- Deadline (1997) (short)
- Bloodlock (1998) (short) co-directed by Kieran Darcy-Smith
- The Pitch (2001) (short)
- Fuel (2003) (short)
- Lucky (2005) (short)
- The IF Thing (2005) (short)
- Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005) (stunts)
- Macbeth (2006) (stunts)
- Superman Returns (2006) (stunts)
- Spider (2007) (short)
- The Square (2008) (director)
- Crossfire (2010) (music video for Brandon Flowers song)
- Hesher (2010) (stunt coordinator)
- Knight and Day (2010) (stunts)
- Bear (2011) (short)
- I Am Number Four (2011) (stunts)
- Zero Dark Thirty (2012) (stunts)
- The Wolverine (2013) (stunts)
- The Bling Ring (2013) (stunt coordinator)
- The Great Gatsby (2013) (stunts)
- Son of a Gun (2014) (actor)
- The Equalizer (2014) (stunts)
- American Ultra (2015) (stunts)/(actor)
- The Darkness (2015) (stunt coordinator)
- The Gift (2015) (stunts)/(actor)
- American Express (2017)
- Gringo (2018) (director)
- Mr Inbetween (2018) (tv series) (director)
- "Oh, brother - Film". Sydney Morning Herald. Fairfax. 8 January 2005. Retrieved 27 May 2012.
- "'Square' director, Nash Edgerton, likes keeping audiences on edge - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette". Post-gazette.com. 29 March 2012. Retrieved 27 May 2012.
- Nash Edgerton on IMDb
- "The Gift (2015) (2015) - Box Office Mojo". boxofficemojo.com.