Ellar Coltrane Kinney Salmon commonly known as Ellar Coltrane is an American Model and Actor.Ellar initially began his acting career as a child artist in the 2001 movie titled “Boyhood” and since then, he had appeared in many movies, even including a small role in Linklater’s “Fast Food Nation” in 2006. His famous movies are many including “The Bigfoot” and “The Man Who Killed Hitler”. Ellar is very popular amongst his huge social media fan following with more than 10k followers on Instagram.
In Feet & Inches:- 5’ 9 1/2’’
In Centimetres:- 176.5 cm
In Metres:- 1.76 m
In Kgs:- 68 kgs
In Pounds:- 150 lbs
Waist Size – 31″
Evelyn Salmon (half-sister)
Relationship & more
Lorelei Grace Linklater (2014)
Waking Life(2001), Slacker (1990), The Dark Knight (2008), Tropic Thunder (2008), and Pineapple Express (2008)
Rage Against the Machine, Tool, System of a Down, Radiohead, and Pink Floyd
USD 1 Million approx
Model & Actor
Ellar began his acting career as a child artist in 2001 with “Boyhood” which was directed by Richard Linklater. Coltrane played the lead in the movie. Ellar and other movie cast were intermittently filmed for fewer days between the time of May 2002 and August 2013, by the time he turned 19 years old, there were roughly 45-50 days of filming altogether.
Then in 2002, he collaborated with “Lone Star State of Mind”, where he played the young Earl Crest.
He was also seen in “Hallettsville” in 2009.
He had till now achieved many awards for his performances like the Boston Society of Film Critics for Best Cast in 2014.
In 2014 itself he was awarded the Rising Star for the Capri Film Festival.
He was awarded the Critic Choice Movie award in 2015 for being the best young performer which even inspired him in a good way.
Later in the same year in 2015, Ellar was also nominated for the Best Screen Transformation by MTV Movie Award.
In 2016, Coltrane has starred in “Barry” a Barack Obama drama film, which was premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival.
In 2017, Ellar was even cast with Emma Watson in James Ponsoldt’s adaption film of the Dave Eggers novel “The Circle”. The movie got premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival.
Then he was cast in “The Last Movie Star” which was released in 2018, an English drama film which was directed by Adam Richer. IMDB
Some unknown facts about
Ellar Coltrane has Polish, German, English, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Cajun French, Irish and Welsh ancestry.
He was just 9 years old when his parents got divorced.
He has a half-sister when his mother remarried after her divorce from Ellar’s father.
Ellar was just 6 years old when he started acting.
He had got home education and got GED (General Education Development) with an exception of 3 years of High School Education.
Ellar Coltrane and Lorelei Grace Linklater were reported dating around 2014. They were enacted as brother and sister in the movie “Boyhood” in 2014, which was directed by her father, Richard Linklater.