Ansel Elgort was born to Arthur Elgort and Grethe Barrett Holby in Manhattan, New York City on 14th of March 1994. He is 21 years old. His father is a photographer while his mother is an opera director. He also is blessed with two siblings named Warren and Sophie.
Ansel is known to be a very vibrant and charming actor in Hollywood. Along with acting, he is also passionate about his skills at mixing music and working on DJ consoles. Ansolo is the name he dons at his console and specialises in EDM or electronic dance music.
Ansel began molding himself into a very creative person by first taking classes at ballet dancing after which he did several plays during his High School at Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School. He also studied in the Professional Performing Arts School. Therefore, his passion and inclination towards the film industry was pretty prominent and soon became a reality.
Apart from his skills in acting and the field of music he also loves to paint miniatures on pebbles.
Using his stage name Ansel performed at several festivals and gave plenty of stage shows. He played at festivals like Electric Zoo Fest in 2014 and Ultra Music Festival in the month of March in the year 2015.
Ansel had a High School sweetheart named Violette Komyshan and he started dating her in the year 2012 but things didn't work out between the two because of some differences. They got back and reconciled their differences after 5 months. After getting back together they also appeared in a commercial which was for a clothing line in the year 2013.
Ansel Elgort is most famously known for his roles of Augustus in the path breaking movie The Fault in Our Stars and Tommy Ross in Carrie. He has been a fortunate recipient of several Teen Choice Awards for his breathtaking performance in the movies The Fault in Our Stars and Divergent. Currently, he is shooting for an upcoming film which is named the Billionaire Boys Club.