It has been exactly one year since Anton Yelchin died in Studio City on June 19, 2016 at the age of 27. As a number of online tributes attest, he was one of the most acclaimed actors of his generation.
Today, fans of Anton Yelchin (Like Crazy, Star Trek, Charlie Bartlett, ...) along with the rest of the film industry have been remembering the iconic man he was.
Yelchin, a cultural icon
Born Anton Viktorovich Yelchin in Leningrad on March 11, 1989, his career spanned an arc over many different eras and tastes in American history. Yelchin was not just a great actor, he was an icon, an all-around inspiration to everyone.
In 2009 he touched the hearts of millions as Pavel Chekov in ‘Star Trek’. His legacy continues to grow as new generations of fans are discovering his unique heritage.
It's been one year since the tragic loss of Anton Yelchin and his personality still resonate strongly within us all. Although Anton Yelchin is no longer physically here, his presence is more powerful than ever. He left a void that has yet to be filled.
In memory of the Late Great Anton Yelchin.
Anton Yelchin career in pictures
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