Timothée Chalamet’s BiographyTimothée Chalamet is an American actor who at the age of 22 received his first Academy Awards nomination for the role of a gay teenager in a coming-of-age drama 'Call Me by Your Name'. That same year he starred in Woody Allen’s A Rainy Day in New York and Lady Bird directed by Greta Gerwig. Critics believe him to be one of the most promising actors of this generation.
Childhood and familyTimothée was born in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan. The neighborhood got its name due to rampant crime that prevailed there from the beginning of the XIXth century, however, today it is a prestigious, well-loved place, where lots of businessmen and intellectuals reside. The young actor’s family belongs to the latter.
Acting careerTimothée's acting career began in his early childhood when he got tiny parts in movies and advertisements, which is not surprising at all, considering his family background. His first notable role was in an episode of Law & Order series, but his work in spy-thriller series Homeland, a winner of numerous prestigious awards, can be considered his proper debut. The 16-year-old actor portrayed Finn Walden, the rebellious son of the Vice President.
Timothée’s personal lifeBefore his Oscar nomination, Timothée was far more known as the boyfriend of Madonna’s daughter – Lourdes. They did date for about a year and remained friends after the break-up.
In 2020 Timothée dated Johnny Depp's daughter Lily-Rose Depp. He got acquainted with her on the 'King' set.