first time in British VogueIn its 106-year history, the fashion magazine has had one man on its cover: wonka Star Timothée Chalamet.
As the magazine points out, the 26-year-old star has left an indelible mark on her generation that is too hard to ignore. But, if you ask the actor himself, he will say that he never thought that his life would be so important at his young age.
“I had a delusional dream for an acting career, at the end of my teen years, in my early teens,” he told the magazine. “And at the end of my teen years, working Homeland And after I started doing theater in New York, I thought I had turned my goal into something more realistic, which was to work in theater and hopefully make enough money to do a TV show or something that I would make myself. can keep [with], And then it seemed like every dream came true, fast. And then life is moving at six million miles per hour.”
Of course, there are some learning curves. Chalamet says the pandemic has brought unique opportunities for them to grow and mature.
“When Covid hit, I had to take a step back,” he said. ,[Everyone has to] Deal with, taxes and dentist and actual adults, you know? I should have tried to do my adult feet a little earlier than I did. ,
“I found myself really, you know, be honest with myself that where I’ve been able to bring myself to life was balls on the wall, like throwing everything [it] At a young age, by some miracle, I got to where I am,” he continued. “But then the transition to a Adult attitude.”
that’s not to say wonka The star has not always felt like an old soul. Actually, he has.
“The attitude that makes the ‘old man’ feel like I was born with it,” he later described it as “a thing of empathy, thinking for everyone in the room, this kind of wrong idea, this Explaining it as a kind of illusion, of control based on trying to feel for everyone.”
In a follow-up video interview with British VogueThe editor-in-chief of Edward Enninful, Chalamet spoke candidly about his career, saying that he’s deliberately choosing roles that speak to him — no matter how many lines he has.
“I think early in my career, I just wanted to work on things that were great, regardless of the size of the role,” he explained. “And that often meant working with a great director. I guess I’m trying to go where it’s not obvious to go.”
As far as understanding his role in the celebrity zeitgeist goes, that he describes Enninful as “a moment in history, a moment in time”, the humble actor to wrap his mind around it. could not seem.
“It’s scary as f***ing,” said Chalamet with a laugh.
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