He will be actor. He guest-starred in the season four episode of Curb Your Enthusiasm , as Stewart, Cheryl David's cousin and a self-described magician , knowing a card trick. In Showtime 's television series Huff , he played Byrd Huffstodt, the year-old son of the eponymous character Hank Azaria.
Criminal Intent episode "Tru Love", as a boy who falls in love with his teacher. Spencer Reid to help him before he actually does kill. In , he played the title role in Charlie Bartlett , a film about a wealthy teenager in a public high school. In an Adventure with Scientists! Band of Misfits In , he starred in the independent horror film Green Room which premiered at the Cannes film festival that year and received limited theatrical release in May Shortly before his death, Yelchin reprised his role as Chekov in Star Trek Beyond , which was released on 22 July He also completed filming several independent films which released posthumously.
Yelchin was born with the genetic condition cystic fibrosis. Details of Yelchin's medical condition were only revealed following his death by a foundation established in his name. On 19 June , at about 1 AM, friends found Yelchin's body pinned between his Jeep Grand Cherokee and a brick pillar outside his home in Studio City , California , in what was described as a "freak accident". The Lost Village was dedicated to him, as he had provided the voice of Clumsy Smurf in the live-action Smurfs films.
The upcoming Untitled Terminator film will be also dedicated to his and Bill Paxton 's memories. Saldana spoke at the ceremony, paying tribute to Yelchin: FCA had already recalled all Grand Cherokees for this concern in April , but the software patch to repair the vehicles didn't reach dealers until the week of Yelchin's death. Following Yelchin's death, FCA accelerated the recall campaign and took steps to get the affected Jeeps repaired more quickly than originally planned.
The dealer also asked to be removed from the lawsuit.