From Leningrad to Hollywood: a colorful life and mysterious death of Anton Elchine

Из Ленинграда в Голливуд: яркая жизнь и таинственная смерть Антона Ельчина The actor died under the wheels of his car in the valley of San Fernando. Local police said that the incident with the young man – accident. Alcino was 27 years old. Colleagues remember talented actor, and producer-star doesn’t believe that Anton was killed due to negligence.

      Из Ленинграда в Голливуд: яркая жизнь и таинственная смерть Антона Ельчина

      On the eve of all shocked at the news of the death of actor Anton Elchina. The young man died at the age of 27 years. According to preliminary data, Anton died under the wheels of his car in the valley of San Fernando. He did not put the car on the handbrake. The car went back and pressed the actor to the gate of the house. Police believe the incident with Elkinym accident, other versions of what happened are not considered.

      Из Ленинграда в Голливуд: яркая жизнь и таинственная смерть Антона Ельчина

      FROM LENINGRAD TO HOLLYWOOD

      Anton was born 11 March 1989 in the family of Elicina skaters Viktor and Irina Korina. When he was only six months old, the parents decided to move to live in the United States. Mother Alcina was a famous skater, and in the U.S. she worked as a choreographer on the creation of the ice show. After moving to the States was father Anton began his career as a figure skating coach.

      Yelchin did not follow the footsteps of their parents, he wanted to be the Acker. The boy was very musical, learned to play the guitar. The first role in the movie, the actor received at the end of 1990-ies. According to Anton for a long time he wanted to play Harry Potter, but it never adopted the role.

      Из Ленинграда в Голливуд: яркая жизнь и таинственная смерть Антона Ельчина

      Debut for a young actor was the TV series “er.” But the first painting, after which Elcine talking about the world’s great cinema, was the film “Dr. Hoff. He played a teenager who has different look on life because of personal and professional crisis of his father.

      Hopkins, Abrams and international recognition

      Energetic actor noticed the well-known Directors, removing real blockbusters. In the drama “Hearts in Atlantis” Yelchin starred alongside Anthony Hopkins. Say izvestny Hollywood actor after working with Anton gave him a book on acting Stanislavsky, which was signed: “But you have no use for it, you know it already!”

      Anton Yelchin interview during a recent visit to the homeland

      Most popular Anton brought the role of Pavel Chekhov in “Star trek” and “StarTrek: Retribution,” John.John. Abrams. Yelchin has made a lasting impression on the Director. The actor himself explained that they wanted to break the stereotype about Russians in USA.

      “Notice, Paul does not appear in the film as a typical Russian in Hollywood. He is not a terrorist, not a thug, not a drunk. I play the Russian and the American stereotype of Russian, trying to bring something of their own. We with J. J. decided that it would be a different view not only on Russian, but at all the people on their future. Jay believes that after the film, Americans will be able to take another look at the Russian,” said Yelchin.
      Из Ленинграда в Голливуд: яркая жизнь и таинственная смерть Антона Ельчина

      Along with fellow actor made a promotional tour, presenting the picture in 2009. Yelchin came to Moscow and tried to talk with the fans in English, and even remembered the name of the street where he lived in Leningrad.

      2011 charming curly-haired actor began to invite to act in dramas and beautiful love stories. The film “Like crazy” and Elkinym in the lead role, taken on a digital camera, was a resounding success. The film is a story about romantic long-distance relationship of Jacob and Anna. Young people live in different countries: it is in the UK, he is in the United States. Partner Anton picture became Drake Doremus. He remembers what was Yelchin.

      “Anton was one of a kind. A very grown-up in the shower, but one of the most sincere and fun people. Thanks to him I know what a humble and hardworking actor. He infectiously laughed, and his laugh is one of the best sounds in the world. He always knew how to laugh, especially if someone was in a bad mood. Anton changed my life, and I will never forget,” wrote the actor.

      “A beautiful life came to an end”

      One of the first who expressed his condolences to the relatives of the stars was John. John. Abrams. “Anton, you were a treasure. You were good, damn funny and extremely talented. You were with us too little. I miss you,” wrote the Director of “star trek”.

      Many colleagues Elicina can’t believe he was gone. Anna Kendrick called the young man’s death incredible loss. Lindsay Lohan, who was friends with Anton, condolences to his family.

      Из Ленинграда в Голливуд: яркая жизнь и таинственная смерть Антона Ельчина“This is the result of Hollywood: a beautiful life came to an end. Brilliant actor and a loving friend. Surround your life with good people and know who are your true friends. Condolences to the family and friends. It breaks my heart. He was my friend, I’m so sorry father Anton,” wrote the actress on his page in Instagram.

      Mexican Director Guillermo del Toro was shocked to learn of the death Elicina. He called Anton the most sweet, humble and talented guy you can meet. We worked together for about a year. Shock – he wrote on Twitter.

      Anton Yelchin was a bright, talented and a truly kind person. I will never forget his charming smile. Rest in peace,” said Olivia Wilde.
      Из Ленинграда в Голливуд: яркая жизнь и таинственная смерть Антона Ельчина

      A colleague of Anton’s movie “Cymbeline” Milla Jovovich can’t believe Elicina no longer alive. “My friend, my dear, dear friend…no… No, no, no, no…He was incredibly smart and beautiful. It was a gift…I… I don’t even know what to say. Oh my God, mom…I can’t…” – wrote the famous actress in the microblog.

      Из Ленинграда в Голливуд: яркая жизнь и таинственная смерть Антона Ельчина

      Dakota fanning posted on Instagram” frame and Elkinym when they were kids. “I don’t remember when and why was this photo taken, but it is. Anton was a man I knew through other people. Our paths often crossed, and was always pleased when this happened. He was equally talented and kind. My heart goes out to his parents,” – signed picture actress.

      Absurd death at the age of 27

      Fans Alcina noted that the actor joined the “Club 27” – the list of famous people who died in this age. Producer Sergey Konov, worked with Yelchin, said he did not believe that the death of Elicina is not guilty.

      “A very strange death. The road to the house of Anton pretty steep downhill you need to go down to the gate. And just it crushed the car the body was found at those gates. Why he got out of the car? The police admits the possibility of violent death”, – said Sergey.