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Taron Egerton Regrets Leaving Elton John 'Hanging' After Golden Globes Win

Taron Egerton Regrets Leaving Elton John 'Hanging' After Golden Globes Win

Taron Egerton exits the BBC studios in London on Friday afternoon (January 10).

The 30-year-old actor opened up in a new interview about not hugging Elton John after winning a Golden Globe award for playing the iconic singer in Rocketman.

“I do regret that,” he said. “I left Elton John hanging when I was winning an award for playing Elton John. But you know what, you aren’t in your right mind in that moment.”

“I haven’t had a great deal of practice at winning awards. I didn’t nail it but it was a great moment regardless.”

Taron added that he was forgiven by Elton: “Yes, he was fine. The rest of the award show we were holding hands beneath the table.”

READ MORE: Taron Egerton & Elton John Bring ‘Rocketman’ to Golden Globes 2020

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