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.

Garrett Hedlund

Garrett John Hedlund is a Hollywood actor, singer, and model from Roseau, Minnesota. He has two elder siblings Nathaniel and Amanda and was born to Robert Martin Hedlund and Kristine Anne. He is of Swedish, Norwegian, and German ancestry from the sides of his mother and father respectively. Most of his childhood were spent near Wannaska, Minnesota in a small town. He moved away from his beef cattle farm when he was in grade ten and stayed with his mother in the city of Arizona. He learned speech delivery from Jean Fowler, an acting coach, and saved money to do so by working as a waiter. Soon after this, he modeled for a magazine: L.L. Bean and Teen. When he was eighteen years of age, he shifted to Los Angeles to create an acting career. The first movie that he acted in was Troy, in the year 2004. He played the role of Patroclus in the Brad Pitt starrer. He was also a co-star in the film Friday Night Lights which also released in 2004. He acted along with Billy Bob Thornton and Tim McGraw as Don Billingsley, the son of an abusive father. He played the role of Jack Mercer in the 2005 movie Four Brothers. He was next seen in Eragon, in 2006, playing the character of Murtagh. Garry Marshall’s Georgia Rule (2007) was his next acting venture. 2007’s Death Sentence and 2010’s Tron: Legacy had him playing important parts in both the movies. In the December of 2010, he was seen in Country Song along with Gwyneth Paltrow, Tim McGraw, and Leighton Meester. He recorded songs for this movie such as “Chances Are” and these songs made it onto the soundtrack of the film. Both, his performance as an actor and a singer, were widely appreciated in this movie. Akira’s live-action adaptation had him cast in the role of Kaneda Shotaro, but the movies production got canceled. He was also seen in the multi-starrer On the Road, in 2012. It was on the sets of this movie that he met his future girlfriend, Kirsten Dunst. It was announced that he would take on the role of Sam Flynn in Tron: Legacy’s sequel. In 2014, he was seen in Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken. He is said to have rejected the roles of Finnick in Catching Fire and Christian Grey in Fifty Shades of Grey. He has cameoed in the show When I Was 17 and has also voiced Murtagh for Eragon’s video game. He was given the title of Man of the Year at 2011’s Glamour Awards. He has also won two other awards in the year 2011: The Young Hollywood Award for Actor of the Year, and Maui Film Festival’s Rising Star award. As a singer, one of his songs has reached the Billboard Hot 100 list at the 79th position. This song is a duet that he sang along with Leighton Meester called ‘Give Into Me’.

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