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Ansel Elgort Wiki: Age, Net Worth, Girlfriend, Family, Career & More

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Ansel Elgort, also known as Ansølo, is an American actor and singer. Ansel Elgort’s net worth has an estimated total of $15 Million as of 2024. He gained prominence through his role in the 2014 film adaptation of John Green’s novel, “The Fault in Our Stars.” Ansel received a Golden Globe Award nomination for his performance in the 2017 action film, “Baby Driver.”

His filmography includes popular movies such as “Carrie” (2013), “The Goldfinch” (2019), “November Criminals” (2017), “Paper Towns” (2015), “Billionaire Boys Club” (2018), and “The Divergent Series” (consisting of “Divergent,” “Insurgent,” and “Allegiant” released in 2014, 2015, and 2016, respectively). Ansel is also slated to appear in the upcoming crime drama TV series, “Tokyo Vice.”

Ansel Elgort Biography & Education

Ansel Elgort was born on 14 March 1994, his age is 29 Years in 2024. He was born and raised in New York City, New York, United States, and he is still lives there. His nationality is an American and the zodiac sign is Pisces. Ansel Elgort is of Russian-Jewish, Norwegian and British descent. He has believes in Jewish religion.

His educational journey began at Trinity School in Manhattan for elementary schooling, followed by Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School. After high school, Ansel enrolled at The Professional Performing Arts School. Alongside academics, he received ballet lessons from the School of American Ballet. Ansel also attended the summer camp of Stagedoor Manor, where he immersed himself in the performing arts. Additionally, he began acting classes at LaGuardia at the age of 12.

Family, Siblings & Relationships

Ansel Elgort was born to parents Arthur Elgort and Grethe Barrett Holby. His father, Arthur Elgort, is an American fashion photographer. Ansel’s mother, Grethe Barrett Holby, is an American theatre producer, stage director, choreographer, and dramaturge, renowned for her work in opera. She has a cultural background that includes Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, English, German, and Norwegian heritage.

Ansel has two siblings. His elder brother, Warren Elgort, is an American film director and photographer. His elder sister, Sophie Elgort, is a photographer and director. Growing up in Manhattan, the Elgort siblings were surrounded by creativity.

Ansel Elgort’s marital status is unmarried as of 2024. He was in a relationship with dancer Violetta Komyshan. They have been together for a total of nine years, with a brief break in 2014.

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Ansel Elgort with his Ex-Girlfriend (Violetta Komyshan)

Ansel was previously rumored to have a romantic connection with actress Kaitlyn Denver in 2014 during a period when he and Violetta were on a break.

He also dated actress Shailene Woodley at one point.

Physical Appearance

Ansel Elgort is a tall and handsome actor with a boy-next-door appearance. Standing at an impressive height of 6 feet 4 inches (195 cm) and weighing around 79 kg (174 lbs), he has a lanky and slim physique. His body measurements include a 42-inch chest, 32-inch waist, and 13-inch biceps.

Ansel’s distinctive features include hazel green eyes and dark brown hair, which complement his overall attractive and tall figure. He wears US size 12 shoes. Ansel identifies as a heterosexual (straight) male, and his zodiac sign is Pisces. With a mixed cultural background, he is a white man.

Ansel Elgort Net Worth Summary

Ansel Elgort’s net worth has an estimated total of $15 Million as of 2024. Elgort achieved fame through his notable roles in films such as “The Fault in Our Stars” and “Baby Driver.” Apart from his successful acting career, he also ventured into music as a DJ and released several singles. His diverse talents and contributions in both acting and music have contributed to his financial success in the entertainment industry.

Career

In 2012, just after turning 18, Ansel Elgort made his professional acting debut in an Off-Broadway production of “Regrets.” The following year, he had his film debut in the 2013 remake of “Carrie.” His breakthrough came in 2014 with the role of Caleb Prior in “Divergent” and the announcement of his lead role in “The Fault in Our Stars,” based on John Green’s novel, opposite Shailene Woodley.

After reprising his role in the “Divergent” series, Elgort was considered for the role of Han Solo in “Solo: A Star Wars Story” in 2016. However, the part ultimately went to Alden Ehrenreich. In 2017, Elgort starred in the action film “Baby Driver,” earning a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor. The same year, he played Addison Schacht in “November Criminals.”

In 2018, Elgort faced uncertainty with the release of “Billionaire Boys Club” due to allegations against Kevin Spacey. The film eventually had a limited release. He also played the lead role in the critically panned “The Goldfinch.” The following year, he starred as Tony in Steven Spielberg’s adaptation of “West Side Story,” released in 2021, which received critical acclaim.

In 2022, Elgort took on the lead role in the HBO Max series “Tokyo Vice,” a television adaptation of Jake Adelstein’s memoir. Despite a production halt due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the series received positive reviews upon its debut.

Beyond acting, Elgort pursued a career in music under the name Ansølo. He started by creating electronic dance music, signing a record deal in 2014. His first records, “Unite” and “Totem,” were released in 2014, and he continued to produce music over the years.

Elgort also signed a record deal with Island/Universal Records in 2015, releasing singles like “Home Alone” in 2016 and “Thief” in 2017. He collaborated with rapper Logic on the song “Killing Spree” in 2017 and contributed vocals to Don Diablo’s 2018 single “Believe.”