Anton Viktorovich Yelchin (; born March 11, 1989) is an American<!--- Rather than Russian/Russian-born, etc. See Manual of Style – "The opening paragraph should only give: Nationality (In the normal case this will mean the country of which the person is a citizen or national, or was a citizen when the person became notable." Also see interview at http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m1285/is_3_36/ai_n16123748 – "But I don't really think of myself as Russian anymore—I didn't even live there for that long." ---> film and television actor. He began performing in the late 1990s, appearing in several television roles, as well as the Hollywood films Along Came a Spider and Hearts in Atlantis (both 2001). Yelchin later appeared on the television series Huff and starred in the films House of D (2005), Alpha Dog (2006), Charlie Bartlett (2007), Star Trek and Terminator Salvation (both 2009).