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Anton Yelchin


Born - 11 March 1989, Leningrad (now St Petersburg), Russia
Died - 19 June 2016

Slightly built, tousle-haired, croaky-voiced, Elijah Wood-like actor, most recently best known for his portrayal of Chekov in the new Star Trek series. A child player with scores of film credits from the age of 10, he died in a freak accident when crushed by his own backward-running jeep. The son of prominent figure skaters who emigrated to the USA when Anton was just a baby, he was first seen in A Man is Mostly Water (2000). Subsequent credits include Along Came a Spider (2001), the title role in Delivering Milo (2001), A Time for Dancing (2002), House of D (2004), Fierce People (2005), Alpha Dog (2006), another title role in Charlie Bartlett (2007), New York, I Love You (2008), Middle of Nowhere (2008), Star Trek (2009), Terminator Salvation (2009), Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac (2010), The Beaver (2011), Fright Night (2011), Only Lovers Left Alive (2013), Star Trek Into Darkness (2013), 5 to 7 (2014), Broken Horses (2015), Green Room (2015), Star Trek Beyond (2016) and Thoroughbred (2017), his last.