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Oscars 2018 nominee Timothée Chalamet has followers swooning with a GQ March 2018 cowl shoot that many followers are calling the proper Valentine’s Day current.
The 22-year-old, who’s nominated for his first Oscar for his position as Armie Hammer‘s character’s love curiosity in Name Me By Your Identify and in addition seems within the nominated movie Woman Chicken, is making a reputation for himself not just for his acclaimed performing expertise but additionally for his smoldering attractiveness.
Simply ask Twitter.
GQ’s picture unfold, which features a picture of Chalamet lounging on an opulent couch with a Puli canine—the identical breed owned by Mark Zuckerberg, and accompanying article on Chalament was launched on Wednesday, Valentine’s Day. Coincidence?
Chalamet discusses his thespian roots and upbringing—his grandmother and mom have been Broadway dancers, his sister is an actress and ballet dancer in Paris and he went to LaGuardia Excessive College of Music & Artwork and Performing Arts. And Grandma, by the best way, is his neighbor and doubtless his greatest fan.
“Considered one of these individuals requested you the way come you took such an element on this film, if it was a danger. And also you mentioned, ‘I am a severe actor, and I like components that problem me, and no one is aware of me, no one is aware of my title, I’ve nothing to lose.’ I used to be hysterical! Oh, I really like this boy!” she advised him, in entrance of GQ‘s options editor and creator of the piece, Daniel Riley. “And simply at the moment I used to be pondering…will not be that manner anymore! I imply, right here you will be on [The Tonight Present Starring] Jimmy Fallon tonight—I advised my buddy Marilyn!”
GQ dubs the New York-born actor a “once-in-a-generation expertise” and Woman Chicken director Greta Gerwig makes some very highly effective comparisons.
“He is Christian Bale, Daniel Day-Lewis, Leonardo DiCaprio,” she advised GQ. “A heartthrob however with thoroughbred performing chops. Everybody else will likely be amazed by what he grows into, however I will not—I’ve at all times recognized that he is a unicorn.”
“I’ve by no means acted with any form of public picture in thoughts,” Chalamet advised GQ. “With anyone anticipating something, and it freaks me out just a little…If I had recognized individuals could be seeing Name Me by Your Identify, I do not know if it will’ve come out the identical manner.”