Eddie the Eagle

Win or lose, always aim high

Categories: Comedy, Drama, History
Inspired by true events, Eddie the Eagle is a feel-good story about Michael "Eddie" Edwards (Taron Egerton), an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself - even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach (played by Hugh Jackman), Eddie takes on the establishment and wins the hearts of sports fans around the world by making an improbable and historic showing at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics.
Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 2016-02-26
Run time: 106 minute / 1:46
Budget: $23,000,000
Revenue: $46,152,411
Director: Dexter Fletcher
Writers: Simon Kelton, Sean Macaulay.
Website: http://www.foxmovies.com/movies/eddie-the-eagle
Production Companies : Studio Babelsberg, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Marv Films, Saville Productions
Production Countries: Germany, United Kingdom, United States of America

Taron Egerton
as Eddie "the Eagle" Edwards
Hugh Jackman
as Chuck Berghorn
Christopher Walken
as Warren Sharp
Ania Sowinski
as Carrie
Mads Sjøgård Pettersen
as Erik Moberg
Iris Berben
as Petra
Jim Broadbent
as BBC Commentator
Jo Hartley
as Janette
Keith Allen
as Terry
Dickon Tolson
as UK Doctor
Mark Benton
as Richmond the BOA Official
Tim McInnerny
as Dustin Target
Edvin Endre
as Matti Nykänen
Marc Benjamin
as Lars Holbin
Rune Temte
as Bjørn the Norwegian Coach
Carlton Bunce
as Old Jumper
Graham Fletcher-Cook
as Appleby
Daniel Ings
as Zach
Matt Rippy
as US Anchorman
Joachim Raaf
as Oberstdorf Jumping Marshal
Tom Dab
as Swedish Coach (uncredited)
Matthew Brandon
as Canadian Ski Jumper (uncredited)
Jozef Aoki
as Calgary Press (uncredited)
Lasco Atkins
as Calgary Press (uncredited)
Anthony Chisholm
as Photograper (uncredited)
Aria DeMaris
as Skiier (uncredited)
Jessica Williams
as British Olympian (uncredited)
Eddie Hamilton Editor

Dexter Fletcher Director

Simon Kelton Screenplay
Sean Macaulay Screenplay

Rupert Maconick Producer
Matthew Vaughn Producer
David Reid Producer
Adam Bohling Producer
Valerie Van Galder Producer