'Eddie the Eagle' Inspiring First Trailer Released
Eddie never gives up and likes to prove his detractors wrong. "Eddie the Eagle" chronicles an inspiring story based on true events starring Hugh Jackman and Taron Egerton. “Eddie The Eagle” is about Michael “Eddie” Edwards (Taron Egerton), a courageous yet unlikely British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself – even as his family and the entire nation initially counted him out. Persistently trying to perfect his skill with the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach, portrayed by Hugh Jackman, Eddie eventually wins the hearts of sports fans round the globe when he performed a historic feat at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics.
From 20th Century Fox, “Eddie The Eagle” opens April 2016.
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