In June 2016, Yelchin died in a car incident in Studio City, California. He guest-starred in the season four episode of Curb Your Enthusiasm, as Stewart, Cheryl David's cousin and a self-described magician, knowing a card trick.
His biggest film recognition came for the role of Bobby Garfield in Hearts in Atlantis (2001), in which he won Best Performance in a Feature Film – Leading Young Actor at the 2002 Young Artist Awards.
' It was like trying to get a girl's number at a bus stop. He's freakishly mature, artistic, and I learned things from him." (2007): Streaming with Amazon Prime, Yelchin played a trouble-making rich kid who feigns various psychoses and ailments in order to get his hands on prescription drugs to sell.
But Charlie's charisma also makes him a natural confidante among his peer, making him a Ferris Bueller-style BMOC—and life especially starts to look up when he starts dating Kat Dennings' Susan, the daughter of his new school's alcoholic principal played by a scene-stealing (obviously) Robert Downey Jr.
His role as Jacob Clarke in Steven Spielberg's miniseries Taken was significant in furthering his career as a child actor. “His family requests you respect their privacy at this time.” The LAPD said he was pinned by his own car at his Studio City home. “Actor Anton Yelchin was killed in a fatal traffic collision early this morning,” said a statement from his representative.; March 11, 1989 – June 19, 2016) was an American actor.He played Pavel Chekov in three Star Trek films, including the 2009 reboot film of the same name, along with the sequels, Star Trek Into Darkness and the posthumously released Star Trek Beyond (2016).In Showtime's television series Huff, he played Byrd Huffstodt, the 14-year-old son of the eponymous character (Hank Azaria).