Timothée Chalamet : 5 things you never knew may not be on him
Since the release of Call Me By Your Name by 2017, Timothée Chalamet been much talk of him. But do you actually know the actor in franco-american ? On the occasion of the release this Friday, November 1st, the movie The King ,available on Netflix, here are 5 things you never knew (maybe) not on the actor.
1. He has played in Homeland
Before turning in films, it is television that Timothée Chalamet has made its debut. His first role date of 2009 in the series
New York Police Judiciaire. But the actor has also played an important role in season 2 of Homeland : he played Finn Walden, the son of the Vice-President, with that unbearable Dana has been in a couple. His character has not known a end very positive, since it would die in the explosion that occurred at the end of season 2.
Timothée Chalamet played in season 2 of Homeland
2. The other profession that he wanted to do
Timothée Chalamet has always been passionate about comedy but he has had another dream : to become a professional football player ! A passion that came to him during his vacation in France, where he came each year, his father being French. “
I was a soccer coach in a summer camp in France. I have coached children from 6 to 10 years, “he confided. A dream quickly abandoned. 3. Her sister Pauline is also an actress
This is not a coincidence that Timothée Chalamet has become an actor. On his mother’s side, Nicole Flender, who is a former dancer from Broadway, several people work in the industry. Uncle of Timothy, Rodman Flender, is an actor and director and is married to Amy Lippman, writer and co-creator of the series
The lives of five. His grand-father, Harold Flender, was also a screenwriter. This is not all : the sister of Timothy Chalamet, Pauline Chalamet, is also an actress and lives in Paris. She played at the theatre but also in the american series Royal Bread.
Timothée Chalamet and his sister Pauline Chalamet
4. Almost a record
If this is not his first performance in front of the cameras, his role in Call Me By Your Name has earned Timothée Chalamet many accolades. In the film, he plays Elio, a young teenager who will discover her sexuality and falling in love with Oliver (Armie Hammer), an older man came to help his father during the summer. A benefit noticed : the actor then 22-year-old has been nominated for many ceremonies, including the Oscar for the best actor award for which he is the third youngest star in history to be named. It is also the youngest actor to be nominated since 1939, and Mickey Rooney. Not bad !
5. A role physical in The King
This Friday 1 November, you can find Timothy Chalamet on Netflix in
The King, a historical movie in which he played Henry V. A role different from the previous ones since the actor had to prepare a lot more intensely… the combat scenes. To be credible in the face of Robert Pattinson or even Joel Edgerton, the actor has undergone a month and a half of intensive preparation, including sword fighting and horse riding, while wearing his awesome costume. Yes, shooting a film, sometimes it is physical !
The trailer for the movie The King, with Timothée Chalamet