Ellar Coltrane

Actor, Producer, Production Designer

Actor, Producer, Production Designer


Ellar Coltrane was born in 1994 in Austin, Texas. Their mother Genevieve Kinney is a autism therapist and his father Bruce Salmon is a musician. They are known for the role of Mason Evans Jr. in Richard Linklater's Boyhood (2012), which was filmed over a period of 12 years starting when Ellar was only 6 years old.
Birth date
1994-08-27
Awards
7 wins & 20 nominations.
Height
5' 9½" (1.77 m)

Known For


Boyhood
Boyhood
Mason (2014)
The Circle
The Circle
Mercer (2017)
Summer Night
Summer Night
Jameson (2019)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorThe Weird Kidz
(filming) Wyatt (voice)
ActorDrowned
Boy
ActorEl Fantasma
(Short) Lee Harvey Oswald
2021
ActorShoplifters of the World
Dean
2021
ActorWith Pleasure
(Short) Bar Fly
2020
ActorThe Good Lord Bird
(TV Mini-Series) Salmon Brown - Last Words (2020) ... Salmon Brown - Jesus is Walkin' (2020) ... Salmon Brown - Hiving the Bees (2020) ... Salmon Brown - Smells Like Bear (2020) ... Salmon Brown - Mister Fred (2020) ... Salmon Brown Show all 7 episodes
2020
ActorThe Get Together
Face Tattoo
2020
ActorSummer Night
Jameson
2019
ActorThe Man Who Killed Hitler and Then the Bigfoot
The Clerk
2018
ActorBodies of Water
(Short) Marsh
2018/I
ActorBlood Money
Victor
2017/IV
ActorThe Circle
Mercer
2017/I
ActorThe Last Movie Star
Shane McAvoy
2017/I
ActorBarry
Will
2016/II
ActorBoyhood
Mason
2014/I
ActorHallettsville
Young Tyler (as Ellar Salmon)
2009
ActorFast Food Nation
Jay Anderson (as Ellar Salmon)
2006
ActorFaith & Bullets
Thomas Chaney, Jr. (as Ellar Salmon)
2005
ActorLone Star State of Mind
Young Earl (as Ellar Salmon)
2002
RoleTitleYear
ProducerDrowned
(co-producer)
ProducerBodies of Water
(Short) (associate producer)
2018/I
RoleTitleYear
Production designerSomething's Wrong with Peter
(Short) (completed)
2020
Production designerThe Get Together2020
RoleTitleYear
Art departmentThe Third Saturday in October Part V
(set dresser) (post-production)
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackBoyhood
(performer: "Ryan's Song")
2014/I
RoleTitleYear
SelfBy the River
(Documentary) Self
2016
SelfRichard Linklater: Dream Is Destiny
(Documentary) Self
2016
SelfConan
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Amanda Peet/Ellar Coltrane/Jukebox the Ghost (2015) ... Self - Guest
2015
SelfE! Live from the Red Carpet
(TV Series) Self - The 2015 Screen Actors Guild Awards (2015) ... Self
2015
SelfThe 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards
(TV Special) Self - Presenter
2015
Self20th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards
(TV Special) Self
2015
SelfJust Seen It
(TV Series) Self - A Most Violent Year, Ellar Coltrane Interview, Frame, Julianne Moore Interview (2015) ... Self
2015
SelfBoyhood: The 12 Year Project
(Video documentary short) Self - 'Mason Jr'
2015
SelfBoyhood: The 12 Year Project, The Making of 'Boyhood'
(Video short) Self
2015
SelfThe View
(TV Series) Self - Boyhood / Self - Guest Co-Hosts Kathy Griffin, Mario Cantone & Tracey Wigfield/Cast of "Boyhood" (2015) ... Self - Boyhood - Guest Co-Hosts Sunny Hostin & Jason Biggs/Patricia Arquette & Ellar Coltrane (2014) ... Self
2014-2015
SelfKCAL 9 News Weekend Report
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 6 December 2014 (2014) ... Self - Guest
2014
SelfJanela Indiscreta
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.248 (2014) ... Self
2014
SelfThe Daily Show
(TV Series) Self - Ellar Coltrane (2014) ... Self
2014
SelfThis Morning
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 1 October 2014 (2014) ... Self
2014
SelfCBS This Morning
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.186 (2014) ... Self
2014
SelfThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
(TV Series) Self - Kate Hudson/Ellar Coltrane/Nico and Vinz (2014) ... Self
2014
SelfIMDb: What to Watch
(TV Series documentary) Self - Boyhood (2014) ... Self
2014
SelfToday
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 7 July 2014 (2014) ... Self
2014
SelfEntertainment Tonight
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 27 June 2014 (2014) ... Self
2014
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageWelcome to the Basement
(TV Series) Mason - Romeo and Juliet (2015) ... Mason
2015
Archive footageChelsea Lately
(TV Series) Mason in 'Boyhood' - Episode #8.119 (2014) ... Mason in 'Boyhood'
2014