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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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6 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

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Star Trek
Star Trek Chekov
Fright Night
Fright Night Charley Brewster
Terminator Salvation


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 2017 We Don't Belong Here (completed)
Maxwell Green
 2016 Rememory (post-production)
 2016 Porto
Jake Kleeman
 2016/I Rise (Short)
 2015 SuperMansion (TV Series)
- Unfortunate Son (2015) ... Dudley (voice)
 2015 Green Room
 2015 Kiss Kiss Fingerbang (Short)
Dr. Jack Stewart
 2015 Experimenter
 2015 Court of Conscience (Short)
Father James
 2014 Cymbeline
 2014/I The Apprentice (Short)
 2014 5 to 7
 2013 Broken Bells After the Disco (Short)
 2013 The Smurfs 2
Clumsy Smurf (voice)
 2013 The Smurfs 2 (Video Game)
Clumsy (voice)
 2013 Star Trek (Video Game)
Chekov (voice)
 2012 Like Crazy: Alternate Scenes (Video short)
Jacob (uncredited)
 2012 Like Crazy: Deleted Scenes (Video short)
Jacob (uncredited)
 2012 The Pirates! Band of Misfits
The Albino Pirate (US version, voice)
 2011 The Life & Times of Tim (TV Series)
- The Caddy's Shack/The Sausage Salesman (2011) ... Trent (voice)
 2011 The Smurfs: A Christmas Carol (Short)
Clumsy (voice)
 2011 The Smurfs
Clumsy (voice)
 2011 From Up on Poppy Hill
Shun Kazama (English version, voice)
 2011 You and I
 2011 Like Crazy
 2009 Star Trek
 2008 New York, I Love You
Boy (segment "Brett Ratner")
 2006 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Nathan Harris
- Sex, Birth, Death (2006) ... Nathan Harris
 2006 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Keith Tyler
- Tru Love (2006) ... Keith Tyler
 2004 House of D
 2004 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Evan Grabber
- Take My Wife, Please (2004) ... Evan Grabber
 2004 Jack (TV Movie)
 2004 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
- The Blind Date (2004) ... Stewart
 2003 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Johnny Atkins
- The Bus (2003) ... Johnny Atkins
 2002 Rooftop Kisses (Short)
 2002 A Time for Dancing
 2002 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Davis Bishop
- The Justice League of America (2002) ... Davis Bishop (voice)
 2001 15 Minutes
Boy in Burning Building
 2001 Delivering Milo
 2000 A Man Is Mostly Water
 2000 Geppetto (TV Movie)
 2000 ER (TV Series)
Robbie Edelstein
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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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5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Russia is very complicated. It is one of the most complicated histories. I could go on about this forever. It produces Dostoyevsky and Rachmaninoff and then it produces Stalins and Lenins. It is such a strange combination. I don't know why that rant about Russia was necessary. See more »


Emigrated to the United States from Russia with his figure-skater parents when he was 6 months old. See more »


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