|Height:||178 cm (5' 11'')|
|Birth Day:||February 21, 1991|
|Birth Place:||London, England|
|Height:||178 cm (5' 11'')|
|Eye Color:||Hazel Blue|
British actor who broke through with his starring role as Billy from the Ang Lee-directed film Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk. Other film credits include The Sense of an Ending, The Favourite and Mary Queen of Scots.
He attended the National Youth Theatre and read English and drama at the University of Bristol.
He was educated at the City of London School. Although an "introverted" child, he secretly wanted to be an actor. He became a member of the National Youth Theatre in his late teens. While studying English literature and drama at the University of Bristol, he acted in two student productions at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. After graduating in 2012, he completed a BA in acting at the Royal Central School of Speech & Drama.
Within two weeks of his graduate showcase, in early 2015, Alwyn was cast in the lead role of Ang Lee's 2016 war drama, Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, based on Ben Fountain's novel. In 2017, he had a supporting role in the English drama film The Sense of an Ending.
Since 2016, Alwyn has been dating American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift. He has been referred to in much of Swift's recent music, most notably in Reputation (2017) and Lover (2019), and Folklore (2020). Alwyn has stated he finds it "flattering" that Swift writes songs about him.
In 2018, he appeared in Yorgos Lanthimos' award-winning period drama The Favourite, and additionally had supporting roles in Operation Finale, Boy Erased, and Mary Queen of Scots. He received the Trophée Chopard alongside Elizabeth Debicki at the Cannes Film Festival that same year. In 2019, he co-starred as slave owner Gideon Brodess in the biographical award-winning drama Harriet, about abolitionist Harriet Tubman which had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on 10 September. In December, Alwyn appeared as Bob Cratchit in the BBC/FX three-part miniseries A Christmas Carol. He will appear in The Souvenir Part II, the adaptation of Jojo Moyes's book The Last Letter from Your Lover and will star opposite Emma Mackey and Fionn Whitehead in the Emily Brontë biopic Emily.
Joe's mom worked in psychotherapy and his dad was a documentary filmmaker. Joe began dating Taylor Swift in 2016.
Currently, Joe Alwyn is 30 years, 5 months and 6 days old. Joe Alwyn will celebrate 31st birthday on a Monday 21st of February 2022. Below we countdown to Joe Alwyn upcoming birthday.
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