Marc Chalamet is an American-French writer and editor currently working as an editor for the United Nations. To most people, he is famous as the father of Hollywood actor Timothée Chalamet, also famous for his role as Elio in the 2017 film Call Me by Your Name.
Born Marc-André Chalamet, Marc is currently an editor of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in New York City. He has been working there since November 2017. Prior to his current position, he was an editor of the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs and a Senior Editor at UNICEF. In his career, he has written many books, such as “Trampling out the vintage” and “In the arms of Morpheus.” From these books, Marc has won “2016 Prix des Ambassadeurs” by Groupe CIFAS and “2016 Prix Fernand Vedel Prize” by Académie française. He also write a book in 2017 which title is “From Everywhere: The Story of Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings. He is also the author of three children’s books, including one titled “Where the Wild Things Are: A First Book of Stories.”
Since 2013, Marc has been living in the United States. He was marry to novelist and journalist Marie-Barbe Dumont in 1997, with whom he had one child, Timothée Chalamet, who became an actor. There have been rumors that Marc is Timothée’s biological father. When Marc was asked about Timothée’s biological father on “The Tonight Show” in 2016, he give the answer, “I don’t know who it is,” and said, “I’m not gonna dig that up. That’s for him [Timothée] to figure out.” Marc has previously denied these rumors on Twitter, saying: “I have never met my son’s biological father, nor am I aware of the identity of the individual.
HIS BIOGRAPHY : MARC CHALAMET – TIMOTHÉE CHALAMET’S FATHER
Marc is marry to Marie Barbe Dumont and has a son, Timothée Chalamet, born on March 27, 1995. They live in New York City and Paris. Marc Chalamet has a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.8 m) and a weight of 70 kg (154 pounds). His eye color is blue while his hair is brown. Marc has a slim body and carries a body measurement of 40-30-32 inches.
Marc Chalamet is the son of a lawyer who worked at the Burundian Embassy in France. He attended Collège Stanislas before moving to Paris for his high school years. He then studied at Institut d’études politiques de Paris, where he majored in History and graduated from the university with honors in 2008.
2011 saw Marc working as a Wall Street intern. He was appoint senior editor in 2012 by the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs of the United Nations (Ocha). In 2013, Marc became a member of “The United Nations Development Program’s” editorial staff (UNDP).
Since he was born in France, Marc Chalamet holds dual citizenship and is a French citizen.
In July 2016, Chalamet and his father work together on a short film called “Mark and Marc.” The film was shoot in Brooklyn, New York, and is about two men who help each other after their relationship ends. The trailer was release in October 2016.
Marc is also the executive editor of the book “Thug,” written by Joshuah Bearman.
Chalamet has written a number of articles in publications, including The New York Times and The Guardian.
In an interview with “The New York Times” in February 2019, Marc Chalamet announced that he was gay at the age of 28.
Marc is one of the opening acts for Miles Davis’s 80th birthday tribute concert, which took place at the Royal Albert Hall on November 27, 2018. He also work as an assistant editor on “Call Me by Your Name,” which was release in 201 7.
The following is a list of Marc Chalamet’s books and other publications:
As the father of Timothée Chalamet, Marc has been called “the gayest father in the world” by “Vanity Fair.” He was also featured on the cover of Out Magazine in 2017, with his son playing one of his roles. He has also been referred to as “one of the most gay dads in Hollywood.”
Marc Chalamet has been involved in many social projects and charities. For example, since 2013, Marc has sent letters of support to the families of those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire, which led to his working on a partnership with Kensington and Chelsea Council. He also works as an ambassador for the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH). Furthermore, he also collaborated with UNICEF’s Do No Harm campaign in 2017.
SOME OTHER FACTS ABOUT MARC
On June 11, 2019, Marc Chalamet and his son Timothée signed a contract to produce a film together. The film is titled “Fela!” and concerns the life of African musician Fela Kuti. The project is written by French filmmaker Olivier Nakache, who previously worked with Ismaël Ferroukhi on “To Life.”
In 2010, Marc published “Rwanda.” He also worked as a consultant on “Hotel Rwanda.”
Marc has a brother named Thomas.
Marc Chalamet founded the Marc and Timothée Chalamet Foundation in 2017, which supports humanitarian actions and organizations working on gender equality, health, women’s rights, and education. He is also involved in the Center for Transforming Cultures, an LGBT charity.
Marc is also a supporter of Sos Racisme (Tell Racism to Stop), a French organization fighting against racism and discrimination. In 2018, he collaborated with UNICEF to raise awareness of children’s rights around the world.
NET WORTH: MARC CHALAMET’S NET WORTH
Marc Chalamet’s net worth is estimated at $3 million.
AWARDS: MARC CHALAMET AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS
For MARC work on the “United Nations human development report,” Marc received the UNDP Human Development Youth Award in 2012. For his work as a director and producer for In&Out Productions, Marc received a nomination.
MARC received the award for “Best Narrative Short Film” in 2014 for “Die Stadt Ohne Tod” at the San Diego Film Festival (2014).
In 2015, he won the “Best Actor in a Short Film” at San Francisco Film Festival for his performance in “Seducer.”
In 2016, he was nominate for Prix Iris for his work on “Call Me by Your Name.” That same year, he received the Outstanding Performance Award from both The International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (IAFT) and The Hollywood Reporter.
He has also named a Tribute to UN Special Ambassador at the UN Under-Secretary-General’s event.
In 2017, Marc received the Emerging Male Movie Star Award from the New England Film Festival.
For his work in “Call Me by Your Name,” he was nominate for the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role. For his work in “Pierrot Le Fou,” he was nominate for the European Film Awards 2018 as Male Shooting Star. Also, Marc won the Gold Derby Award.
Conclusion: MARC CHALAMET’S TAKEAWAY
Marc Chalamet has received many awards and nominations for his work. An accomplished director and producer, too. His performance in “Call Me by Your Name” is his most well-known role. His son Timothée Chalamet and he are collaborating on the film Fela.
MARC future job prospects appear to be bright. He is productively engage in a variety of initiatives. Along with being a director and producer, he appears to be a very accomplished actor.
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