Award-winning film star Ansel Elgort is celebrated as a singer-actor best known for his role in The Fault in Our Stars where he portrayed the character of Augustus Waters – a cancer victim who has fallen in love with another cancer patient. The film garnered him worldwide fame and eventually became a blockbuster, opening #1 at the box office during its opening weekend, grossing over $307 million worldwide. He made his acting debut on the set of Kimberley Pierce Carrie – a 2013 American horror film and since then he has appeared in other productions such as The Deviant Series film franchise which was released in 2014, Baby Driverwhere he played the role of the title character in 2017 and the remake of West Side History where he portrayed the character of Tony in 2019.
He is also an accomplished singer; he created a SoundCloud account with which he releases electronic dance music. His record deal with Steve Angello Size Records and Tom Staar’s new label Staar Traxx was signed in February 2014. In the same year he released a couple of records entitled Unite – which came out on April 21st and Totem, released on July 21st. Ansel Elgort landed another record deal with Island/Universal Records and released his first single Home Alone (July 2016) and the next year another single titled Thief came to light. His latest release – Supernovacame in 2018. He has deservedly received some prestigious awards and nominations for his efforts, including a Golden Globe nomination in the Best Actor in a Motion Picture Musical or Comedy category, which he received for his role in Baby Driver.
Age & Bio by Ansel Elgort
Ansel was born on March 14, 1994 in New York City, New York, USA. He is obviously of American nationality, but his ancestry is mixed. His father Arthur Elgort – a Russian Jew – is a notable photographer who has been with Vogue for more than three decades. His mother has been identified as opera director Grethe Barrett Holby with English, Norwegian and German roots. His parents named him after a well-known photographer, Ansel Adams.
Born into a family of three children, he holds the last position, his older sister Sophie Elgort, who makes a living as a fashion photographer, was born in 1986, while his brother, a cinematographer named Warren Elgort, was born in 1989. Ansel Elgort received a five-year education at the School of American Ballet, which his mother took him to when he was nine.
He received his early education at the Professional School for the Performing Arts. He then transferred to Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School and later went to summer camp at Stagedoor Manor. At age 12, he began acting classes at LaGuardia, where he took part in a rendition of Hairspray with schoolmate Kyle Jean-Baptiste. Ansel also took on the lead role in the production of the film entitled Boys and Dolls He spends his free time skateboarding and is an avid athlete; the actor often plays pickup basketball. His other hobby is miniature painting and some of his works are on display.
Wealth (income and earnings)
Even though his annual income has never been published by any source, Ansel put his net worth at a decent $2 million. This is mostly due to his acting career, although his music projects will definitely make up some spots of his net worth. Expectations are high that his fortune will show positive growth at the next review.
who is his girlfriend
There is scant information about his dating life, but it has been established by sources that he was in a romantic relationship with Violetta Komyshan – his high school sweetheart. Violetta was born in 1996 and earns her living as a ballerina. The duo began their affair when they graduated from high school and have been together ever since. Although they had a brief hiatus in their relationship in August 2014 due to Ansel’s growing career and busy schedule, they reunited in January of the next year and have remained strong ever since. The couple currently lives in Brooklyn.
Ansel Elgort is in the league of the greats in the entertainment industry, standing at a gargantuan height of 6ft 4in which is approximately 193cm. His body weight was last reported at 79 kg, which is just right for his height. His general body measurements are summarized as 38-13-32 inches, broken down as 38 for the chest, 13 for the biceps and 32 for the hips. The famous actor is a handsome man with light brown eyes and dark brown hair.
Is he gay or trans?
There has never been any mention of Ansel Elgort being gay, nor has anything been heard of him being transgender. In addition, his relationship with Violetta, which began when he was still at school, proves that his sexual orientation can only be clear, unless of course he proves otherwise.