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Ellar Coltrane is a Actor American born on 27 august 1994 at Austin (USA)

Ellar Coltrane

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Birth name Ellar Coltrane Kinney Salmon
Nationality USA
Birth 27 august 1994 (25 years) at Austin (USA)

Ellar Coltrane Kinney Salmon (born August 27, 1994), known professionally as Ellar Coltrane, is an American actor best known for his role as Mason Evans Jr. in Boyhood.


Coltrane was born Ellar Coltrane Kinney Salmon in Austin, Texas, United States, the son of Genevieve (Kinney) and Bruce Salmon, a musician.

For eleven years, Coltrane was part of Richard Linklater's film, Boyhood. Coltrane and other members of the cast were filmed for 45 days between May 2002 and August 2013, following a boy's coming of age as he reaches adolescence. He was largely home-schooled as a child, with the exception of three years of high school followed by a GED.

He has also been credited under his birth name of Ellar Salmon.

^ Boris Kachka (21 June 2014). "Ellar Coltrane on His 12-Year Movie Role -- Vulture". Vulture. Retrieved 30 October 2014.

^ "Boyhood star Ellar Coltrane began shooting film at age six and finished at 18 - Daily Mail Online". Mail Online. Retrieved 30 October 2014.

^ "Got Plans For 2013? Check Out Richard Linklater’s ’12-Year Movie’". MTV News. Retrieved 30 October 2014.

^ CLIParser at the Internet Movie Database.

Best films

Boyhood (2014)

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Filmography of Ellar Coltrane (3 films)

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The Circle
The Circle (2017)
, 1h50
Directed by James Ponsoldt
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Social science fiction
Themes Films about computing, Films set in the future, Sécurité informatique, Dystopian films
Actors Tom Hanks, Emma Watson, John Boyega, Karen Gillan, Patton Oswalt, Bill Paxton
Roles Mercer Regalado
Rating53% 2.653782.653782.653782.653782.65378
Mae Holland est engagée dans le groupe de services technologiques le plus important au monde, appelé Le Cercle. Elle est bientôt encouragée par le créateur, Eamon Bailey, à participer à une expérience où ses choix auront une influence significative sur la vie privée de ses proches et leur liberté individuelle.
Boyhood (2014)
, 2h46
Directed by Richard Linklater
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy-drama
Themes L'adolescence, Films about alcoholism, Films about children, Films about families, Medical-themed films, Films about drugs
Actors Ethan Hawke, Patricia Arquette, Ellar Coltrane, Brad Hawkins, Lorelei Linklater, Nick Krause
Roles Mason Evans Jr.
Rating78% 3.9479753.9479753.9479753.9479753.947975
In 2002, six-year-old Mason, Jr. (Ellar Coltrane) and his older sister Samantha (Lorelei Linklater) live with their single mother Olivia (Patricia Arquette) in Texas. Mason overhears Olivia arguing with her boyfriend, saying she has no free time. Olivia then moves the family so she can attend the University of Houston, complete her degree, and get a job.
Fast Food Nation, 1h54
Directed by Richard Linklater
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy, Documentary
Themes Films about alcoholism, Films about animals, Cooking films, Environmental films, Films about immigration, Medical-themed films, Obésité, La précarité, Documentaire sur la cuisine, Documentaire sur la malbouffe, Documentary films about health care, Films about disabilities, Political films
Actors Patricia Arquette, Luis Guzmán, Ethan Hawke, Bobby Cannavale, Ashley Johnson, Paul Dano
Roles Jay Anderson
Rating62% 3.1492853.1492853.1492853.1492853.149285
Don Anderson is the Mickey's hamburger chain marketing director who helped develop the "Big One", its most popular menu item. When he learns that independent research has discovered a considerable presence of fecal matter in the meat, he travels to the fictitious town of Cody, Colorado to determine if the local Uni-Globe meatpacking processing plant, Mickey's main meat supplier, is guilty of sloppy production. Don's tour shows him only the pristine work areas and most efficient procedures, assuring him that everything the company produces is immaculate.