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Anton Yelchin (1989–2016)


Anton Yelchin was an American actor, known for playing Bobby in Hearts in Atlantis (2001), Chekov in the Star Trek (2009) reboot, Charlie Brewster in the Fright Night (2011) remake, and Jacob in Like Crazy (2011). He was born in Leningrad (now St. Petersburg), Russia, USSR, to a Jewish family. His parents, Irina Korina and Viktor Yelchin, were a ... See full bio »

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8 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Star Trek
Star Trek Chekov
(2009)
Green Room
(2015)
Like Crazy
Like Crazy Jacob
(2011)
Hearts in Atlantis
Hearts in Atlantis Bobby Garfield
(2001)

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 2017 We Don't Belong Here
Maxwell Green
 2017 Rememory
Todd
 2017 Thoroughbreds
Tim
 2016 Porto
Jake Kleeman
 2016 Star Trek: Beyond
Chekov
 2015 Green Room
Pat
 2015 The Driftless Area
Pierre
 2015 Broken Horses
Jacob Heckum
 2015 Experimenter
Rensaleer
 2014 Dying of the Light
Milton Schultz
 2014 Burying the Ex
Max
 2014 Cymbeline
Cloten
 2014 5 to 7
Brian Bloom
 2014 Rudderless
Quentin
 2013 The Smurfs 2
Clumsy Smurf (voice)
 2013 Star Trek: Into Darkness
Chekov
 2013 Odd Thomas
Odd Thomas
 2012 The Pirates! Band of Misfits
The Albino Pirate (US version, voice)
 2011 Fright Night
Charley Brewster
 2011 The Smurfs
Clumsy (voice)
 2011 From Up on Poppy Hill
Shun Kazama (English version, voice)
 2011 The Beaver
Porter Black
 2011 You and I
Edward
 2011 Like Crazy
Jacob
 2010 Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac
Ace Zuckerman
 2009 Terminator Salvation
Kyle Reese
 2009 Star Trek
Chekov
 2008 Middle of Nowhere
Dorian Spitz
 2008 New York, I Love You
Boy (segment "Brett Ratner")
 2007 Charlie Bartlett
Charlie Bartlett
 2006 Alpha Dog
Zack Mazursky
 2005 Fierce People
Finn Earl
 2004 House of D
Tommy
 2002 A Time for Dancing
Jackson
 2001 Hearts in Atlantis
Bobby Garfield
 2001 Along Came a Spider
Dimitri Starodubov
 2001 15 Minutes
Boy in Burning Building
 2001 Delivering Milo
Milo
 2000 A Man Is Mostly Water
Augie
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TV commercial "Star Trek" for XboxOne with Zachary Quinto and Anton Yelchin in character as Spock and Chekov from Star Trek (2009).

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8 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Anton

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

Guilt is a very important part of my personality... There are two things at work here, history and genetics. The history of Eastern European Jews, Ashkenazi Jews, has not been very pleasant. And I'm not just talking about World War II, but centuries and centuries of oppression and pogroms. If you are a product of that environment, it is a very big part of who you are. That's not to say it's all ... See more »

Trivia:

Attended and graduated from high school at Sherman Oaks Center for Enriched Studies in Reseda, California. See more »

Trademark:

Sparkling green eyes See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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