Obi-Wan Kenobi star was surprised by real-life story behind new movie

6/30/2022 12:45:00 PM

Joel Edgerton discusses the true story of Thirteen Lives.

Obi-Wan Kenobi star was surprised by real-life story behind new movie

Joel Edgerton discusses the true story of Thirteen Lives.

"There were elements to the rescue that I think were quite shocking and surprising to people, particularly the way that the children were anesthetised to be taken out of the caves."Discussing his character Richard Harris, who goes by the name Harry, Edgerton admitted that he was"humbled and impressed" by his story.

"I have played real people before, but it's rare being that humbled and impressed because he's such an impressive person, a real national hero in Australia as well," he said."Harry, until the first day of the rescue and even into the second and third day, thought that he was participating potentially in the death of children."

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" Discussing his character Richard Harris, who goes by the name Harry, Edgerton admitted that he was"humbled and impressed" by his story. "I have played real people before, but it's rare being that humbled and impressed because he's such an impressive person, a real national hero in Australia as well," he said.. "Harry, until the first day of the rescue and even into the second and third day, thought that he was participating potentially in the death of children. It’s probably the reason why he’s been embraced as a style pioneer in the pandemic era, even though he’s been sporting his signature schlubby looks off camera for more than three decades." Vince Valitutti / Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures Revealing the"emotional" struggle of Harry and the other divers, Joel continued:"It went against everything that he really believed in, except that he knew that if he didn't give it a try, that the chances were that all the kids would perish anyway. "It's huge themes and big ideas, so I think a lot of that comes in the third season. "The fact that Harry was willing to take that risk and was successful in doing it, I found it incredibly emotional..

" As well as recreating a story that was followed across the world, Thirteen Lives will deliver"so many more details" than the original news reports shared." See How They Run is set for release in UK cinemas on September 9. “For a while I was like, ‘Please accept me and the way I dress. Prime Video "We all watched it on the news and the great chance of this film is you get to see the points of view of so many different people that all participated and joined together to help in the rescue," Edgerton explained. "You learn so many more details than maybe were evident in that initial news push. You may be able to find more information about this and similar content at piano." Thirteen Lives . Raymond Hall Getty Images Look up the hashtag #sandlercore on TikTok and you’ll find thousands of videos of people paying homage to and discussing Sandler’s 55-year-old dad swag.