Timothée Chalamet – Bio, Wiki, Career, Age, Height, Family, Relationships, Social media accounts, Controversies, Net Worth, Awards, Facts, And More 

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Timothee Chalamet

Honored as The Male Actor of his generation, Timothée Chalamet is an American-French actor known for his excellent performance in the Italian Gay Romance Drama “Call Me By Your Name”. His role made him the recipient of several highly privilege awards and an Oscar nominee. The American actor beautifully portrays the complex and sensitive characters without the hint of strangeness. He appeared in the iconic role in the science fiction epic Dune (2021) and its newly released sequel in 2024. Timothee is not just an actor but is also labeled as a fashion icon and sex symbol

Timothee Chalamet introduction


Timothée Hal Chalamet was born on 27 December 1995, in New York City, United States to American-French parents. Initially, he was passionate about rapping and wanted to pursue his music career. Timmy belongs to the artist family with big names in the entertainment industry. Later he developed a passion for acting after watching Heath Ledger’s role as the Joker in The Dark Knight (2008). He also attended acting school and joined the theatre. He lived in France with his grandparents for sometimes which caused a cross-cultural identity crisis in him. The Lady Bird star garnered fame and popularity at a very young age. 

Timothee Chalamet biography


The American-French superstar has a huge followership on his social media especially on Instagram, and mostly shows his active presence on it. He shared the important moments and achievements of his life with his fans through the internet. The list of his accounts is as follows:

Instagram 19.6M Followers
Twitter 2M Followers
Facebook Updated Soon
TikTokUpdated Soon
Timothee Chalamet social media accounts


The Dune actor is of French and American roots. He is a handsome young man with drool-worthy looks. Timothee is 5’10” feet in height. He has dark brown hair and fair skin. Tim’s hazel eyes and sharp defined jawline are prominent features of his face. The American boy has a clean shaved face which makes his appearance noteworthy. He is frequently characterized as having a sexy smile and intense gaze. Chalamet is fashion-conscious and known for his iconic and versatile red carpet looks. 

Real NameTimothée Hal Chalamet
Stage NameTimothée Chalamet
NicknameTian Cha (means Sweet Tea in Chinese)
Birthday December 27, 1995
Age 28 years old
Birthplace New York City, United States
Present ResidenceBeverly Hills, California 
Gender Male 
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Nationality American, French
Mother TongueAmerican, French
EthnicityAmerican, French
School P.S. 087 William Sherman (Elementary)
Booker T. Washington Middle School (Middle)
Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts (High)
College/University Columbia University
New York University
Qualification Acting
Cultural Anthropology
Occupation Acting
Net WorthUSD 25 million Approximately
Relationship Status Unmarried
Children None
Height 5′ 10”
Weight 70kg
Eye ColorHazel
Hair ColorDark Brown
Body MeasurementsChest:40
PetsTurtle (Urdle)
HobbiesPlaying Guitar
Piano Playing
Timothee Chalamet wiki


Timmy’s star sign is Capricorn. Capricorn is an earth sign and is recognized for its determination and passion. They have clear visions and are risk-takers. The people with these zodiac signs are analytical and have leadership skills. Their nature also loves independence and dominance. Famous personalities like Noomi Rapace, Greta Thunberg, Calvin Harris, and Kim Taehyung have the same star sign as him. 

Timothee Chalamet zodiac sign


Timothée Chalamet’s mother is half Russian half Austrian Jewish in America who worked as a real estate agent at The Corcoran Group. His mother was a former Broadway dancer who earned her bachelor’s degree in French from Yale University and worked as an actress as well. Tim’s father is a French father who is an editor for the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and a former New York correspondent for Le Parisien. He has an elder sister who is also an actress. His paternal grandmother was Canadian. He is a nephew of filmmakers and producers Rodman Flender and Amy Lippman.

FatherMarc Chalamet
MotherNicole Flender
BrotherNot Any
SistersPauline Chalamet 
Maternal UncleRodman Flender
Maternal AuntAmy Lippman
Timothee Chalamet parents and siblings


Timothee Chalamet got his early education from William T. Sherman Elementary School and later studied at Booker T. Washington Middle School. Timothee described his middle school as “miserable due to the lack of a creative outlet within the school’s academically rigorous environment”. He attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts where he discovered his immense acting talent. Chalamet attended Columbia University for one year after finishing high school and selected cultural anthropology as a major. He was working on a major film at that time and later he transferred to the Gallatin School of Individualized Study at New York University to pursue his acting career liberally. He also dated Lola Leon, the daughter of Madonna during his high school days.

Timothee Chalamet early life and education


Since the beginning, Timothée has been in the paparazzi due to his high-profile dating history. He dated the daughter of Madonna, Lola Leon in 2013. In 2010, Chalamet was in a relationship with the daughter of Johnny Depp, Lilly Rose Depp. Both shared a kiss at the Venice Film Festival. Timothée said,

“I was on this boat all day with someone I loved, and closing my eyes, I was like, indisputably, ‘That was great.’ And then waking up to all these pictures, and feeling embarrassed, and looking like a real knob? All pale?”

But in 2020 they eventually broke up. After that, he has been in a short relationship with actress Eiza González as well in 2020. Rumors also spread about Chalamet dating the influencer Sarah Talabi and singer Taylor Russell but none of them confirms that. Timothee once again hit the spotlight in 2023 after beginning his relationship with socialite and influencer Kylie Jenner. Both were spotted together on many occasions and provided the spicy headlines for many entertainment writers. However, it is still not clear where this relationship leads. 

Timothee Chalamet relationship and dating rumor


Timothée Chalamet started his acting career at the age of 9 with his appearance in the Disney commercial. Later, he appeared in horror short films. After playing supporting roles in Interstellar (2014) and One and Two (2015), he started working in featured films and played successful roles in the Italian boys’ love film Call Me By Your Name (2017) in which he played the role as Elio along with fellow actor Armie Hammer and received critical acclaim, and he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor, and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor, Drama, and won several critics’ awards for Best Actor of the Year. Currently, the American-French actor appeared in the epic science fiction film Dune: Part Two (2024) along with Zendaya and Rebecca Ferguson

Timothee Chalamet career


Chalamet played extraordinary roles in films that were different from mainstream genres. His roles are intense which captivates audiences with his untamed, loud, and unconventional talent. Let’s take a look at the films he worked in. 

Men, Women & Children
Worst Friends
One & Two
The Adderall Diaries
Love the Coopers
Miss Stevens2016
Call Me by Your Name
Hot Summer Nights
Lady Bird
Beautiful Boy2018
A Rainy Day in New York
The King
Little Women
The French Dispatch
A Man Named Scott
Don’t Look Up
Bones and All2022
Dune: Part Two2024
A Complete UnknownTo Be Announced
Timothee Chalamet films


On television, Timothée Chalamet played some minor role. Let’s look at the list of Television series in which he worked:

Law & Order
Loving Leah
Royal Pains
Saturday Night Live2020-2023
Timothee Chalamet television


The Charming actor also worked in theatre during his school days and after his acting debut in film and TV. The notable plays he worked in are as follows:

The Tall2011
Prodigal Son2016


According to online financial news resources, Wonka actor has a net worth of  USD 25 million. Right now, he is the most popular and successful young American actor with global recognition and worldwide fanbases.

Source of Income

Timothee Chalamet’s main source of income is several successful roles in Films and TV series. He also collaborated with various brands like Nike, and Louis Vuitton, and became a brand ambassador for Cartier. Chalamet did commercials for the Channel and endorsed other well-known brands as well. 

Timothee Chalamet source of income


Tim is a fashion icon and is expressive about his opinions on his likes and dislikes. Many people and events inspire him in his life. Let’s see what are his favorite things:

Favorite ColorGreen
Favorite ActorJoaquin Phoenix
Daniel Day-Lewis
Leonardo DiCaprio 
Favorite ActressSaoirse Ronan
Meryl Streep
Favorite DirectorMartin Scorsese
Denis Villeneuve
Favorite Music ArtistKid Cudi
Frank Ocean
Kanye West
Favorite Music BandBad Religion
Favorite MovieJoker
Punch-Drunk Love
Favorite TV ShowThe Office
Favorite FoodMac & Cheese
Favorite DrinkCoffee
Favorite SongGiving Me Life
Selah by Kanye West
Favorite SportsFootball
Favorite TeamNew York Knicks (American Basketball Team)
Saint-Étienne (French football team)
Favorite Destination France
Favorite GameRed Dead Redemption 2
Favorite BooksNotes from Underground
Crime & Punishment
The Shallows
Chronicles: Volume One
Tweak: Growing Up on Methamphetamines
Timothee Chalamet favorites


The American young actor got nominations for his excellent performances and won Awards for his remarkable acting skills in Television and Films.

Critics’ Choice Movie Awards / 2018-2022Nominated
Gotham Awards/ 2017
Chicago Film Critics Association/ 2017
Florida Film Critics Circle/ 2017
Austin Film Critics Association/ 2018 & 2020Won
Academy Awards/ 2018Nominated
British Academy Film Awards/ 2018 & 2019Nominated
Independent Spirit Awards/ 2018Won
Hollywood Film Awards/ 2017 & 2018Won
MTV Movie & TV Awards/ 2017 & 2022Nominated
Chicago Film Critics Association/ 2017Won
Satellite Awards / 2019Nominated
Saturn Awards / 2022Nominated
Screen Actors Guild Awards/ 2013-2022Nominated
Golden Globe Awards/ 2018, 2019 & 2024Nominated
Timothee Chalamet awards


  • His first pet was a turtle named Urdle.
  • Timothee is the first male British Vogue cover star. 
  • Chalamet learned the Italian language for his role in Call Me By Your Name.
  • He has dual citizenship and passport (America and France).
  • Tim is a dropout of Columbia University. 
  • He runs a YouTube channel ModdedController360 in which he presents Xbox 360 controllers customized by himself.
  • Timmy won most of his awards for his performance in Call Me By Your Name.
  • Timothée Chalamet is a supporter of the #MeToo campaign and donated his salary to the relevant organizations during the protest days.
  • He first wants to become a rapper under his stage name “Lil’ Timmy Tim”.
Timothee Chalamet interesting facts

Does Timothée Chalamet have a gf?

He is known for his dating history with high-profile names such as the daughters of Madonna and Johnny Depp. Later he was associated with Eiza González and Sarah Talabi. In 2023, he was caught being lovey-dovey with Kylie Jenner and both are together since then.

Is Timothée Chalamet fully French?

He is half-American from his mother's side and half-French from his father's side.

What is Timothée Chalamet most famous for?

He is most famous for his role as a gay teenager in Call Me By Your Name (2017). 

Which celebrity has a crush on Timothée Chalamet?

Many Hollywood actress including Jennifer Lawrance and Meryl Streep has a crush on him.

Do Timothée Chalamet and Zendaya like each other?

Both are fast friends and good bonding after working in the Dune series. 

As a voracious reader of celeb magazines and working experience in theatre, I developed a versatile writing approach about a glamour world which is sprinkled with red carpets and artificer coffee. I'm Samia, your gaze behind the curtain of superstars, where authenticity shines brighter than glitters.

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