STARmeter
Top 500
Down 62 this week

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 »

IMDb Picks

Of course Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is on our radar this month. See which other movies and TV shows we're excited about in IMDb Picks.

Visit IMDb Picks

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 people
created 07 Jun 2011
 
a list of 45 people
created 22 Nov 2011
 
a list of 45 people
created 03 Mar 2014
 
a list of 36 people
created 11 Apr 2014
 
a list of 29 people
created 30 Oct 2015
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Anton Yelchin's work have you seen?

User Polls

6 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Star Trek
Star Trek Chekov
(2009)
Terminator Salvation
(2009)
Fright Night
Fright Night Charley Brewster
(2011)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (68 credits)
 2017 Rememory (post-production)
Todd
 2017 We Don't Belong Here (completed)
Maxwell Green
 2016 Porto
Jake Kleeman
 2016/I Rise (Short)
Basil
 2015 SuperMansion (TV Series)
Dudley
- Unfortunate Son (2015) ... Dudley (voice)
 2015 Green Room
Pat
 2015 Kiss Kiss Fingerbang (Short)
Dr. Jack Stewart
 2015 Experimenter
Rensaleer
 2015 Court of Conscience (Short)
Father James
 2014 Cymbeline
Cloten
 2014/I The Apprentice (Short)
Wayne
 2014 5 to 7
Brian
 2014 Automobile Waltz (Short)
James
 2013 Broken Bells After the Disco (Short)
Boy
 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)
Trent
- 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
Edward
 2011 Like Crazy
Jacob
 2009 Star Trek
Chekov
 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
Tommy
 2004 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Evan Grabber
- Take My Wife, Please (2004) ... Evan Grabber
 2004 Jack (TV Movie)
Jack
 2004 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
Stewart
- The Blind Date (2004) ... Stewart
 2003 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Johnny Atkins
- The Bus (2003) ... Johnny Atkins
 2002 Rooftop Kisses (Short)
Charlie
 2002 A Time for Dancing
Jackson
 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
Milo
 2000 A Man Is Mostly Water
Augie
 2000 Geppetto (TV Movie)
Featured
 2000 ER (TV Series)
Robbie Edelstein
Show Show Soundtrack (3 credits)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (23 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial "Star Trek" for XboxOne with Zachary Quinto and Anton Yelchin in character as Spock and Chekov from Star Trek (2009).

Publicity Listings:

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

Alternate Names:

Anton

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

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:

Was an only child of Viktor Yelchin and Irina Korina. See more »

Trademark:

Curly brown hair See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

Message Boards

Recent Posts
LAPD Confirms Details About The Actors Tragic Death. neBBen438834
Wouldn't you notice it rolling gmwheelz
Surprised the surveillance video.. phoebereids89
Favorite movie of his? ashb2315
Will he be replaced? 0DegreesKelvin
I hope it was instant richardlcourchene-98655
Discuss Anton Yelchin on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page