Star Trek Series Ensign Chekov Anton Yelchin DEAD At 27

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The actor who played Ensign Chekov in the rebooted Star Trek, Anton Yelchin, died this morning in a “fatal traffic collision,” according to AP. He was 27.

Yelchin appeared in a number of roles over the years, but really hit his big break when he appeared as Chekov in the popular Star Trek series.

Anton Yelchin Ensign Chekov


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Since then, he has appeared in the Smurfs movies, Terminator Salvation, the Fright Night remake, the romantic drama Like Crazy, and the recent thriller Green Room. h/t avclub

Ensign Chekov Anton Yelchin

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Yelchin’s family and friends at this difficult time.

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