Joel Edgerton is an Australian actor. He started his acting career in the mid ’90s. He made his film debut in Race the Sun and appeared on some TV shows. During his beginnings, he also wrote and produced short films. In the 2000s, he played Owen Lars in Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones. He reprised his role in the sequel Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith. He also portrayed Gawain in the movie King Arthur. In the 2010s, he became known for his roles in the movies The Thing, Warrior, Zero Dark Thirty, The Great Gatsby, Exodus: Gods and Kings, Life, and Jane Got a Gun. He recently starred in It Comes at Night, a movie he also produced.