In an interview with People Magazine, Egan clarified that Amanda Seyfried is not his girlfriend.
He had briefly dated actress Eliska Sursova for about ten months following his move to Los Angeles in 2004. It was rumored that Aria would be his future wife and they would get married soon, but after four years long love affair, they decided to split.
Born on June 29, 1984, in Sydney, Australia he has appeared in some movies like Eragon as a role of Roran (2006), Virgin Territory as Dioneo (2007), and Resident Evil: Extinction as Mikey (2007), Crush as Julian (2009) and Letters to Juliet (2010).
He studied at Sydney's Mc Donald College School of Performing art.
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To her surprise, Sophie finds a letter dating back to 1957, which leads her on a quest to reunite its author (Vanessa Redgrave) with her long-lost love. Check out our exclusive video interviews after the jump.At the age of 16, Egan made his debut in one of the Australian successful television shows Home and Away as Nick Smith in 2000.He made his big-screen debut in the movie adaptation of Christopher Paolini’s widely acclaimed novel Eragon in 2006.Amanda Seyfried's star continues to rise with the release of this week's romantic dramedy 'Letters to Juliet,' co-starring Christopher Egan, Gael Garcia Bernal and real-life couple Franco Nero and Vanessa Redgrave.In the film (in theaters Friday), Seyfried plays Sophie, a fact checker for the New Yorker who travels to Verona, Italy (aka the city where Romeo met Juliet), with her fiance, played by Gael Garcia Bernal.[laughs] It was my first big lead role and it’s going to be playing opposite Vanessa Redgrave.