Who is Timothee Chalamet?

Timothee Chalamet is an American actor. He is famous for his debut breakthrough role as Elio Perlman in the coming-of-age drama film “Call Me by Your Name”. Moreover, the actor is the third youngest nominee for the Academy Award in the category of Best Actor. He started his acting career in 2007 and has already established himself as a renowned actor.

Quick Info
Full NameTimothee Hal Chamamet
Birth DateDecember 27, 1995
Birth PlaceNew York City, US
Star SignCapricorn
ParentsFather: Marc Chalamet
Mother: Nicole Flender
Marital StatusUnmarried
Net Worth$6 million
Height5 feet 11.5 inches (1.82 m)
Weight68 kg (150 lbs)
Hair ColorDark Brown
Eye Colorgreen with a hint of hazel


Timothee was born as Timothee Hal Chalamet, on December 27, 1995, in New York City, United States. Presently, he is 24 years old and has the birth sign, Capricorn. He is a son to his mother, Nicole Flender who is a real estate broker at The Corcoran Group and a former Broadway dancer, and to his father, Marc Chalamet who is an editor for UNICEF and former New York correspondent for Le Parisien. He grew up in the federally subsidized artists’ building Manhattan Plaza, in Hell’s Kitchen. Besides, he grew up along with his older sister, Pauline. Pauline is also a French actor and lives in Paris.

Timothee Chalamet

Nationality and Physical Statistic

Timothee is American by nationality and is of the white race. He belongs to French ancestry on his dad’s side and is of half Russian Jewish and half Austrian Jewish descent on his mother’s side.

Besides, Chalamet stands at a height of 5 feet 11.5 inches (1.82 m) and weighs about 68 kg (150 lbs). Additionally, his hair colour is dark brown and his eye colour is green with a hint of hazel.

Early Life 

While in high school, Chalamet was accepted into Fiorella H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. This made his interest grow in acting at a young age. He was certified by the school in 2013. Then,  he joined Columbia University. However, he later transferred to NYU Gallatin School of Individualized Study.


Timothee debuted in the entertainment industry as a child artist. He appeared in numerous commercials and also played in two horror short films “Sweet Tooth” and “Clown” in 2008. In 2009, he debuted on television appearing in an episode “Pledge” of the TV series “Law & Order”. Then, he had a small role in the TV film, “Loving Leah.”

Meanwhile, in 2011, he debuted on the stage playing in the Off-Broadway play “The Talls,” as a 12 years old sexually curious boy.

Timothee Chalamet

Eventually the next year, he had his recurring roles as Luke in the series “Royal Pains”. Then playing the role of Finn Walden, he appeared in the series, “Homeland.” Subsequently, he debuted on the big screen with a small role in the drama film “Men, Women & Children.” Also, in the year, he starred in the comedy film “Worst Friends.” However, his bigger role that year was as Tom Cooper in the blockbuster sci-fi movie “Interstellar.”


In 2015, Timothee appeared in the film “One & Two” playing among the lead roles. Later that year, he portrayed the younger version of Stephen Elliott in the crime thriller film “Adderall Diaries” and also as Charlie Copper in the Christmas comedy film “Love the Coopers”.

He returned to stage having an appearance in the autobiographical play “Prodigal Son” at Manhattan Theatre Club in February 2016. The same year, he also played in the independent film “Miss Stevens”. In 2017, he did his breakthrough role as Elio Perlman in the coming-of-age drama film “Call Me by Your Name”. Later that year, he starred in the film “Hot Summer Nights” and also appeared in the film “Lady Bird”. The same year, he also appeared in the film “Hostiles.”

In 2018, Timothee starred in the drama film “Beautiful Boy”. The same year, he also appeared in the film “A Rainy Day in New York” and also in the film “The King”. He also portrayed a love-struck teenager in the film “Little Women.”

Timothee Chalamet

Personal Life 

Chalamet had dated the daughter of singer Madonna, Lourdes Leon from March 2013. The couple dated for a year and split off in March 2014. Then in 2018, he started dating French model and actress, Lily-Rose Depp. Their relation confirmed when they publicly kissed each other in October 2018 during an outing in New York City. The couple split in 2020.


Timothee has been associated with the entertainment industry since his childhood and has contributed a lot to many films and series. He has been nominated for 122 awards and has won 51 of them. His wins include two Dorian Awards in 2017, Film Independent Spirit Awards in 2018, Gotham Independent Film Awards in 2017, Hollywood Film Awards in 2017 and 2018, Lucille Lortel Awards in 2016, National Board of Review in 2017, Palm Springs International Film Festival In 2017 and 2018, Santa Barbara International Film Festival Award in 2017 and 25 Critics Awards.


Timothee has an active Instagram account as @tchalamet with 9.5 million followers and a Twitter account as @RealChalamet with 1.4 million followers.

Net Worth

Timothee is living a luxurious life. He is a famous actor who has earned a lot of money as well as fame. Chalamet currently has about $6 million approximately.