Drop dead gorgeous looks
Handsome is not enough to describe the looks of Armie Hammer. The phrase 'drop dead gorgeous' must have only come into existence after such a beautiful man was born. He is aptly suited for shaving cream commercials, having such a gorgeous face. His entry into the commercial movie scene with his first super hit, 'The Social Network' garnered him a whopping number of female fans overnight. He has a face that is the personification of perfection and symmetry. Not only is Armie Hammer blessed with excellent acting skills, he also has a great personality. This actor par excellence has more up to his sleeve than just his Greek God looks. Let's learn more about him.
Armie Hammer's age, height, and net worth
All of 31 years old, this handsome young actor is 1.96 m tall, or 6.5 feet in height. Armie Hammer's estimated net worth is believed to be $200 million. His shoe size is 15 and he possesses a huge collection of knives and other classic weapons. Armie Hammer comes from a rich family. Born in California and named after his great-grandfather, this American actor was born with a silver spoon to a rich businessman named Michael Armand Hammer. His mother Dru Ann was a former bank loan officer. His father was the owner of Knoedler Publishing, Armand Hammer Productions, and several other businesses. He has a younger brother named Viktor. Hammer's paternal grandfather was an oil tycoon. He describes his family as 'half Jewish'. Armie Hammer attained his primary education from the Faulkner's Academy in Governor's Harbor and from Grace Christian Academy in The Cayman Islands. He was very notorious as a child for pranks and recalls how he once poured lighter fluid outside his school and set it on fire. He was a school drop out in the 11th grade because wanted to pursue his career in acting. His parents temporarily disowned him but later were proud of his work. Armie Hammer later took college courses in Pasadena City College and the University of California.
Armie Hammer's movies
Hammer started with many small parts in various movies. His first big break came with the role of Billy in 'The Early Years' in 2008. But his first major breakthrough came when he played the Winklevoss Twins in 'The Social Network'. His role as a twin demanded a lot of homework and, as we can see, he played the role of a twin superbly. After that, he played many other famous roles such as Clyde Tolson in 'J. Edgar', Prince Alcott in 'Mirror Mirror', and also starred in the 2013 version of 'The Lone Ranger'. In the film J. Edgar, he plays Lionardo Di Caprio's love interest and says that he did not feel any awkwardness in that role. In the 2015 flick 'The Man from Uncle', Armie Hammer played the role of a Russian spy along with Henry Cavill which earned him a lot of recognition. In 2016, he was in many hit films like 'The Birth of a Nation', 'Nocturnal Animals', 'Mine' and 'Free Fire'. His most awaited film of 2017 is a drama flick entitled 'Call Me by Your Name'. Both public and critics alike praised Call Me By Your Name. The actor is also cast as the role of Batman in 'Justice League' which is all set for its release on the 16th November 2017. He says he is quite excited about his role as Batman.
Armie Hammer's personal life
Armie Hammer has been married to television personality, actress, and model Elizabeth Chambers since 2010. The couple has two children together, a boy and a girl. He met her for the first time at a West Hollywood Gas Station. The two were introduced to each other by a common friend Tylor Ramsee. He claims that it was love at first sight for him. He dated her for two years before getting married. Their wedding was featured in the magazine 'Town and Country' in its January 2011 issue. They have opened a bakery together called Bird Bakery in Texas where they currently reside. On his religious beliefs, the actor says that he has his own spiritual life which he values a lot.
Armie Hammer's awards
He won the award for the Best Ensemble of the Year in the Hollywood Film Festival for the movie 'The Social Network'. He also won the Best Supporting Actor Award in the Toronto Film Critics Association for the same movie, among various other awards. He was also nominated for the most promising performer for his work in 'The Social Network' at the Chicago Film Critics Association Awards.
Timothée Chalamet and Armie Hammer inside of the 2017 LACMA Art + Film Gala pic.twitter.com/eufOHCBOLe— Timothée Chalamet (@TimotheeUpdates) November 5, 2017
Armie Hammer has poster boy good looks and is also from a wealthy business family with his grandfather being a philanthropist and an oil tycoon. Yet he paved his own way in the film industry, and we can see that his hard work has definitely paid off.