Actor Armie Hammer’s 15-year career in Hollywood includes careers in big budget films and in smaller productions. The Oscar winning film Call me with your name, in particular, he gained much attention. But he made a lot more money for another film he was named at Academy Awards.
Armie Hammer began his career in ‘The Social Network’
Hammer has been working since the mid-’00s. But his role as Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss (also known as the Winklevoss twins) in the 2010 biography drama The Social Network that made him famous. A decade later, he said The Late Late Show by James Corden hospitality as it changed his life.
“It feels [like] way over 10 years ago, ”said Hammer. “Just before [The] Social Network I was getting shot on TV shows f * cking… and then [The] Social Network happens and the next thing I know I’m sitting next to Glenn Close and Meryl Streep at the Academy Awards. ” He described it as “a cataclysmic change for my career.”
He went on to appear in the famous film ‘Call Me by Your Name’
Hammer has appeared in several popular films following The Social Network, including J. Edgar, The Man from UNCLE, and Birth of a Nation. But the coming-of-age film is one of his most famous films now Call me with your name, in which he co – starred in front of Timothée Chalamet.
The Italian romantic drama ended in January 2017 at the Sundance Film Festival, gaining instant fame. Call me with your name not just box office success but strong critical reviews. He was nominated for four Academy Awards, including the top prize, Best Picture. Writer James Ivory won for best screenshot adapted.
Hammer did not ‘Call Me by Your Name’ for the money
Some films are works of love, as Call me with your name. But many big budget movies are a different story. Hammer joked about this in the interview with Corden, referring to the 2012 fantasy film Mirror mirror. “One for them, one for the bank,” Corden said, comparing the two films. “Follow that cheddar, baby,” Hammer said.
The guest asked a talk by Hammer what he had won for him Mirror mirror. “I can do the math,” Hammer said. “I’m not going to answer it,” he continued. But he gave one notice. “I can tell you it was more than 15 times what I paid Call me with your name, ”Replied the actor. “I’ll bet, for sure,” Corden replied.
‘Mirror Mirror’ also won an Oscar nomination
Mirror mirror earning more than $ 183 million at the box office, which is much more than Call me with your name$ 40 million median. Then again, it cost a lot more to do. And while not a flop, the Light Snow Changing fairy tale mixed mixed to negative reviews compared to Call me with your namepraise.
But, as Call me with your name, Mirror mirror also has Oscar production status. But unlike the other one, he didn’t win. At the 2013 Academy Awards ceremony, Mirror mirror was nominated for Best Costume Design. He lost to Anna Karenina.