Armie Hammer is a known and loved American actor. He had received love and appreciation for his work from the very beginning of his career. Hammer is known to be very hardworking and professional. He was the ‘Perfect Guy or Gentlemen’ until 2021. Some recent news has surrounded the actor with deep and shocking scandals. His career is facing the expected consequences.
None of the scandals or controversies have been proved correct until now. So, keeping that aside, for the moment. It is true that we all have admired him for his role in Call Me By Your Name, The Social Network, the very latest Rebecca, and others. His updates and views on political as well as social topics are also highly acknowledged.
Into Armie’s Early And Personal Life
Armand Douglas Hammer is the original name of Armie Hammer. Armie is his stage name. He was born on August 28, 1986, in California. His family includes his Mother, Dru Ann, his Father, Michael Armand Hammer, and a younger brother, named Victor. Armie got married to TV star Elizabeth Chambers in 2010 but unfortunately parted ways in 2020. They both are parents to two children.
Hammer is the owner of numerous businesses- a film and television production company- Armand Hammer Productions and Knoedler Publishing. He is an active social media personality. This actor keeps his political and social views out to the world from time to time.
Armie Hammer’s Net Worth
Armie Hammer’s Net Worth is $16 million for the year 2021. A gracious and successful career of more than 15 years has been a great and genuine income source for him. Other than that, Hammer’s business, too, has been doing pretty well. But, amid all the latest controversies surrounding Armie Hammer. It is anticipated that his net worth might drop drastically. Since he has already dropped out of his upcoming projects, the allegations are seen as a major loss for Hammer and his career.
Hammer’s Career: 2005-Present
Armie Hammer’s career commenced with mini roles or guest appearances. He for the first time ever had short guest appearances in various TV series. He was a part of Gossip Girls, Desperate Housewives, and others. Hammer made a big-screen entry with a small role as well. In 2006, he was noticed in the film Flicka. The first-ever lead role was for the film Billy: The Early Years as Billy Graham. This movie was released in 2008.
The Social Network film released in 2010 was ‘The Breakthrough Film’ for Armie Hammer. His character of David Fincher in the movie was hyped and received great fan’s love. Hamer also began with his voice-over career with the voicing of the Winklevoss twins in one of the Simpsons episodes. Since then, with the greatest of hits like The Man From U.N.C.L.E., Straight White Men, Call Me By Your Name, Andre Aciman, Sorry To Bother You, and the list continues. All hits and fan’s favorites. The one looked forward to most was his performance in lead with Timothee Chalamet.
Hammer has been prized numerous times for his appreciable and outstanding performances. For his performance, in the film Call Me By Your Name Hammer received acclaim and a nomination for the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor as well as Critics Choice Awards. This actor’s project for the role Maxim De Winter in the 2020 adaptation of Rebecca was his most recent work. His upcoming projects for the year 2021 include Kenneth Branagh’s, Death Of the Nile, and Taika Waititi’s, Next Goal Wins. He has recently stepped down from a few planned roles due to different reasons which will come forward in the next part of this article.
Why is Armie Hammer In The News Lately?
The reason why the ‘Call Me By Your Name’ actor has been in the news is not very pleasing to hear. Not for any of the good reasons. He has been encircled with numerous scandals and rumors. This year, a number of women came out to social media and revealed their past relationship with the actor. Every story involved shocking and weird associations and allegations on Hammer. He is called out for sexual misconduct, and abnormal behaviors by several women. Very recently Hammer private chats were leaked leaving everyone in shock. He had interacted with innumerable women through explicit texts regarding harassment, sexual fantasies, cannibal-related stuff, and much more. All of this had a clear and direct impact on his lavishing but now, only a destroyed career.
Hammer’s lawyer issued the following statement against all the allegations: “All interactions between Mr. Hammer and his former partners were consensual. They were fully discussed, agreed upon in advance with his partners, and mutually participatory. The stories perpetuated on social media were designed to be salacious in an effort to harm Mr. Hammer, but that does not make them true.” It made headlines when it was revealed that Armie was kicked out by his acting agency.
Armie’s ex-wife, Elizabeth Chambers expressed that she was shocked and heartbroken to hear such things. He was also suspected of cheating on his wife back when married, that too, multiple times. Apart from that, Armie was arrested because of drugs found in his car. He has had a good share of allegations and controversies recently. The actor has been away from the spotlight and has been avoiding talking about the allegations. He only once claimed all the screenshots as ‘Nonsense’. Well, If he responds further, we will make it reach you. Stay tuned to Otakukart.