GQ: "The Understated Brilliance of Joel Edgerton"
Zach Baron offers an astute observation and profile of Loving lead Joel Edgerton for GQ's MOTY feature.
In the piece Mr. Edgerton shares an equally insightful note "In Hollywood, we often tell a true story, but we don't tell it truthfully."
The profile is up at GQ.
Photo Credit: Robert Maxwell
Both Edgerton and Negga are beyond extraordinary.
Joel Edgerton as Richard and Ruth Negga as Mildred give performances that will be talked about for years.
“Jeff’s script is so beautifully written. This is a story that gets into your heart and touches deep wells of feeling. ”
Ruth Negga: remember the name. It's been a long time since an actor/actress has me so unapologetically in the bag. This woman is something special...
They weren’t martyrs, and didn’t want to be. They weren’t symbols, and didn’t want to be. They were two people in love who wanted to be with each other and their family.