Timothée Chalamet is a French-American actor. At the age of 22, Timothee Chalamet received his first Academy Awards nomination for the role of a gay teenager in a coming-of-age drama ‘Call Me by Your Name’.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Timothee Chalamet was born on December 27, 1995, in New York City, New York, USA. Currently, he is 26 years and his birth sign is Capricorn. He belongs to the French-American ethnicity. His nickname is Temmo, Timmy, Tim, Timmy T, etc. Moreover, his father’s name is Nicole Flender and his mother’s name is Marc Chalamet. His father was a real estate broker and dancer while her mother was a UNICEF editor.
And he is a nephew of director Rodman Flender, brother of actress Pauline Chalamet and grandson of screenwriter Harold Flender. As a child, he grew up in an artistic family and appeared in commercials and the New York theatre scene. He used to spend his summers in Le Chambon-Sur-Lignon, where his parental grandparents’ home was located. Moreover, he has dual citizenship in France and the USA while his ethnicity is Mixed(French, English, Scottish, Irish, Ashkenazi Jewish). He can speak English and French fluently. He was interested and motivated to start acting after he saw Heath Ledger’s performance in ‘The Dark Knight’.
Talking about his education life, Timothee attended elementary school in PS 87 William T. Sherman School. And later he joined the selective Delta program at MS 54 Booker T. Washington Middle School. After that, he joined the LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. Moreover, he also attended Columbia University for one year and majored in cultural anthropology. Moreover, he was transferred to New York University’s Gallatin School of Individualized Study to sharpen his acting career more freely.
Talking about Timothee’s professional career, he began his acting career in his early childhood where he used to play a tiny part in movies and advertisements. After his role in an episode of the Law & Order series. By the episode, he got a lot of recognition. He also works in the spy-thriller series Homeland which is a winner of numerous prestigious awards that made him more famous.
Firstly, he debuted as a teenager named Nicholas on a theatre stage in the Talls production. Moreover, he portrayed the role of the main character’s son as he appeared in Christopher Nolan’s science fiction in 2014. In 2014, he appeared in Worst Friends, where he played the younger version of the co-lead named Sam. besides that, he appeared in ‘The Adderall Diaries’, ‘Love the Coopers’, and ‘Miss Stevens’ but his roles were unnoticed. He got a breakthrough from his role when ‘Call Me by Your Name’ came out in 2017. He played the role of Elio, a high school senior who fell in love with a young scholar Oliver during his summer break. Remarkably, he works in a coming-of-age drama ‘Lady Bird’ which was more remarkable in 2017. In which, he portrayed a high-school rebellious hipster, alongside Saoirse Ronan.
Talking about his awards and nominations, he was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series in 2012. His movie ‘Call Me By Your Name’ was nominated in 4 categories for the 2018 Academy Awards, including Best Actor for Chalamet, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Picture, and Best Original Song.
Timothee Chalamet – Net Worth 2022
Being walking from an early age as an actor, Timothee has earned a huge amount of sum in his career. Talking his net worth is estimated at around $6 million and his main source of earnings is his acting career. Besides that, there is no more information regarding his salary and income.
Timothee is unmarried. Currently, he is reported to be dating Lily-Rose Depp, his co-star in the 2019 Netflix film The King. He and Depp first met on set for The King in June 2018, and relationship rumors started flying when they were photographed kissing in New York in October 2018.
Rumors and Controversies
There was a rumor about him that, Timothee was dating Selena Gomez after working together in Woody Allen’s movie. But it was a rumor and false. More than that, Jennifer Lawrence also publicly confessed that she has a crush on him and admired his talent and sexiness. Besides that, he is not a part of the controversy till now.
Timothee Chalamet – Body Measurements
Talking about Timotheee’s body measurement, he is 5 feet 11 inches tall. And he weighs about 70 kg. He has light red hair and hazel eyes in color. Moreover, his biceps in 13 inches, and his chest size is 30 inches. He wears shoes of size 7(US).
He is active on social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. There are more than 48k followers on his Facebook account. On Instagram, there are more than 11 million followers. And in Twitter, there are more than 1 million followers.