Everything’s coming up Timothée Chalamet. Ever since the actor’s breakout performance in 2017’s Call Me By Your Name (for which the then-22-year-old earned an Oscar nomination) Chalamet has taken over Hollywood—and the dreams of adoring fans all over the world. In 2021, he’ll star in Wes Anderson’s The French Dispatch, Denis Villeneuve’s sci-fi epic adaptation of Dune, and Adam McKay’s Don’t Look Up, alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence, for Netflix. The New York City native is also preparing for his most daring role yet: (hot) Willy Wonka. If you aren’t already familiar with Chalamet, don’t worry, you’re about to be.
1. Timothée Chalamet went to high school with Ansel Elgort.
Both Chalamet and Elgort attended New York City’s LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. Other famous alums include