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Kurt Russell

Actor | * 03/17/1951 (68) | Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
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Kurt Vogel Russell (born March 17, 1951) is an American actor. He began acting on television at the age of 12 in the western series The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters (1963–1964). In the late 1960s, he signed a ten-year contract with The Walt Disney Company where, according to Robert Osborne, he became the studio's top star of the 1970s. Russell was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his performance in Silkwood (1983). In the 1980s, he starred in several films directed by John Carpenter, including anti-hero roles such as army hero-turned-robber Snake Plissken in the futuristic action film Escape from New York (1981), and its sequel Escape from L.A. (1996), Antarctic helicopter pilot R.J. MacReady in the remake of the horror film The Thing (1982), and truck driver Jack Burton in the dark kung-fu comedy action film ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Thriller

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Disney Legends

Movies with Kurt Russell as Actor(71)

as Martin Sr.2019 Crypto
as Santa Claus2018 The Christmas Chronicles
as Frank Petty / Mr. Nobody2017 The Fate of the Furious
as Jimmy Harrell2016 Deepwater Horizon
as Mr. Nobody2015 Furious 7
as Sheriff Franklin Hunt2015 Bone Tomahawk
as John 'The Hangman' Ruth2015 The Hateful Eight
as Crunch Calhoun2013 The Art of the Steal
as Coach Hand2011 Touchback
as Stuntman Mike (segment "Death Proof")2007 Grindhouse
as Dad2007 Cutlass
as Stuntman Mike McKay2007 Death Proof
as Robert Ramsey2006 Poseidon
as Steve Stronghold / The Commander2005 Sky High
as Herb Brooks2004 Miracle
as Eldon Perry2002 Dark Blue
as Captain Ives2002 Interstate 60
as Dr. Curtis McCabe2001 Vanilla Sky
as Michael Zane2001 3000 Miles to Graceland
as Todd1998 Soldier
as Quano (archive footage)1998 Lost In Space Forever
as Jeffrey " Jeff " Taylor1997 Breakdown
as Dr. David Grant1996 Executive Decision
as Snake Plissken1996 Escape from L.A.
as Elvis Presley (voice) (uncredited)1994 Forrest Gump
as Colonel Jonathan “Jack” O'Neil1994 Stargate
as Wyatt Earp1993 Tombstone
as Michael Carr1992 Unlawful Entry
as Captain Ron1992 Captain Ron
as Dennis McCaffrey1991 Backdraft
as Wayland1989 Winter People
as Gabriel 'Gabe' Cash1989 Tango & Cash
as Nick Frescia1988 Tequila Sunrise
as Dean Proffitt1987 Overboard
as Reno Hightower1986 The Best of Times
as Jack Burton1986 Big Trouble in Little China
as Malcolm Anderson1985 The Mean Season
as Mike 'Lucky' Lockhart1984 Swing Shift
as Drew Stephens1983 Silkwood
as R.J. MacReady1982 The Thing
as Copper (voice)1981 The Fox and the Hound
as Snake Plissken1981 Escape from New York
as Rudolph 'Rudy' Russo1980 Used Cars
as Laurence Kendall1980 Amber Waves
as Elvis Presley1979 Elvis
as Morgan 'Two Persons' Bodeen1976 The Quest
as Morgan "Two Persons" Beaudine1976 The Quest: The Longest Drive
as Charles Whitman1975 The Deadly Tower
as Shan Mullins1975 Search for the Gods
as Dexter Riley1975 The Strongest Man in the World
as Ray Ferris1973 Charley and the Angel
as Bart1973 Superdad
as Dexter Reilly1972 Now You See Him, Now You Don't
as Steven Post1971 The Barefoot Executive
as Johnny Jesus1971 Fools' Parade
as Dexter Riley1969 The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes
as Whitey1966 Follow Me, Boys!
as Jamie McPheeters1965 Guns of Diablo
as Child who kicks Mike at the fair1963 It Happened at the World's Fair

TV Shows/Series with Kurt Russell as Actor(31)

Movies with Kurt Russell as Crew(3)

Crew/Thanks2012 Django Unchained
Writing/Screenplay1996 Escape from L.A.
Production/Producer1996 Escape from L.A.

Additional Information

Full Name: Kurt Russell
Born: 03/17/1951 in Springfield (current age: 68)
Zodiac sign: Pisces (Chinese zodiac sign: Rabbit)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Thousand Oaks High School
Spouses (current/former): Season Hubley
Partner (current/former): Goldie Hawn
Children: Wyatt Russell
Father: Bing Russell
Other names for Kurt Russell (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"커트 러셀"
"Курт Расселл"
"Kurt Vogel Russell"
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:300, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 04/20/2019