Taron Egerton Says He's Met With Marvel's Kevin Feige, Hoping for "Shot" to Play Wolverine
After his role as the character of Elton John, Taron Egerton is hoping to play another iconic character: Logan.
The actor, known for his character as Eggsy in the two previous Kingsman films
as well as for his performance as John in Rocketman
spoke to The New York Times to promote his Apple TV+ series Black Bird
in an interview posted on the internet in the newspaper on Friday.
The article says that Egerton has spoken to Marvel Studios brass, including the president Kevin Feige
and that Egerton wants to follow Hugh Jackman's footsteps and become the next Wolverine.
"I believe it wouldn't be a mistake to say that" Egerton, 32
said to the newspaper laughing about his enthusiasm for the role.