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With 'Baby Driver' and other projects, Ansel Elgort shows no signs of braking

With 'Baby Driver' and other projects, Ansel Elgort shows no signs of braking

“Who doesn’t like a good car chase?” Good question — one would have been hard pressed to find a naysayer for Edgar Wright on Monday night. The director was premiering his latest film, “Baby Driver,” and as the name suggests, it’s a car chase movie; the titular character “Baby” is Ansel Elgort, a young, fresh-faced getaway driver.

“Baby does so much more than just drive and be badass. He plays a lot of different characters, and there’s a lot of different shades to him,” Elgort said. The same could perhaps be said of the actor: He also produces EDM tracks under the name Ansølo and is preparing for an international summer music tour. “Baby Driver” gave him an opportunity to...

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