Pom Klementieff Biography
Pom Alexandra Klementieffi is a well-known French actress. She is most recognized for her roles in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) as Mantis and in Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One as Paris.
Pom Klementieff Age
Pom was born on 3 May 1986, she is 37 years old.
Pom Klementieff Height
Klementieff has a height of 5 feet 7 inches /1.7 m·
Pom Klementieff Education
Klementieff briefly studied law as an undergraduate but found it unappealing. She began performing at the Cours Florent drama school in Paris when she was 19 years old. She won a theater competition and two years of free classes with the school’s best faculty just a few months into her study. Klementieff is a multilingual actress who says she learned English by watching American sitcoms.
Pom Klementieff Family
Yu Ri Park, a Korean woman, and Alexis Klementieff, a Russian-French consul for the French government, welcomed Klementieff into the world in Quebec City, Canada. Her grandpa was the Russian painter Eugene Klementieff, who lived from 1901 until 1985. Her mother had schizophrenia and was unable to care for her children, therefore she was raised by her paternal uncle and aunt when her father passed away from cancer when she was five years old. Her older brother Namou killed himself on her 25th birthday seven years after her uncle, whom she considered “like [her] second father,” passed away on her 18th birthday.
Pom Klementieff Husband
She was in a relationship with comedian and filmmaker Nicolas Bedos. There’s no report of her getting married or engaged.
Pom Klementieff Net Worth
Pom is estimated to have a net worth of $4 million.
Pom Klementieff Career
Klementieff’s first professional acting role was in the French independent film Après lui (2007), where she played the stepdaughter of Catherine Deneuve’s heroine. Her scenes took three days to film. Klementieff was supposed to push someone down a flight of stairs in one scene but instead tumbled down the stairs herself, and director Gal Morel kept that shot in the finished film.
Her first big part was in Loup (2009), a French film about a tribe of Siberian reindeer herders. Klementieff lived in a camp hours from the nearest hamlet during filming, where temperatures plummeted well below zero. She made friends with the local nomads, worked with genuine wolves, rode reindeer, and swam in a lake with a horse.
Klementieff made her Hollywood debut in Spike Lee’s version of the South Korean film of the same name, Oldboy. She played Haeng-bok, the antagonist’s bodyguard, who was played by Sharlto Copley. Klementieff, a fan of the original film, learned about the job via Roy Lee, the remake’s producer, and took boxing classes after learning the role required martial arts.
Lee encouraged her to go home and return wearing a more feminine attire and make-up, like her character in the film, after she demonstrated her boxing talents during her audition. She provided some of her clothing for the character’s wardrobe and trained three hours a day for two months for an on-screen battle with star Josh Brolin. Klementieff herself was mentioned.
Klementieff rose to prominence as Mantis in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, appearing in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), and Avengers: Endgame (2019). In 2019, she starred in an episode of the Netflix science fiction anthology series Black Mirror, the thriller film Uncut Gems, and the animated spooky comedy film The Addams Family, as well as having voice roles in both. She appeared as Martel in the HBO science fiction series Westworld in 2020.
In 2023, she starred in Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One as the intriguing assassin Paris and reprised her role as Mantis in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 and. She will return in the film’s future sequel in 2025.
Pom Klementieff Movies and TV shows
- 2017 Newness
- 2017 Ingrid Goes West
- 2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
- 2018 Avengers: Infinity War
- 2018 Time of Day
- 2019 Avengers: Endgame
- 2019 The Addams Family
- 2021 Save Ralph
- 2021 Thunder Force
- 2021 The Suicide Squad
- 2022 Thor: Love and Thunder
- 2023 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3
- 2025 Untitled eighth Mission: Impossible film † Post-production
- TBA The Killer’s Game †
- 2009 Pigalle, la nuit
- 2019 Black Mirror
- 2020 Westworld
- 2022 The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special