BirthdayMarch 17, 1951
BirthplaceSpringfield, USA
Age64
HoroscopePisces

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Kurt Russell

    Full name: Kurt Russell
    Also known as: Kurt Russell, Russell, Kurt
    Professions: Actor, Writer, Producer
    Occupation: Actor

  2. Kurt Russell Measurements

    Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)

  3. Kurt Russell Known for

    The Thing (1982), Stargate (1994), Death Proof (2007), Grindhouse (2007)

  4. Kurt Russell Biography

    Kurt Vogel Russell (born March 17, 1951) is an American actor. His first acting roles were as a child in television series, including a lead role in the Western series The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters (1963–64). In the 1970s, he signed a ten-year contract with the Walt Disney Company, where he became, according to Robert Osborne, the "studio's top star of the '70s". In 1979, Russell was nominated for an Emmy Award for the made-for-television film Elvis.In 1983, he was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture for his performance opposite Meryl Streep in the 1984 film, Silkwood. During the 1980s, Russell was cast in several films by director John Carpenter, including anti-hero roles such as former army hero-turned robber Snake Plissken in the futuristic action film Escape from New York and its sequel, Escape from L.A., Antarctic helicopter pilot R.J. MacReady in the horror film The Thing (1982), and truck driver Jack Burton in the dark kung-fu comedy/action film Big Trouble in Little China (1986), all of which have since become cult films.In 1994, Russell had a starring role in the military science fiction film Stargate. In the mid-2000s, his portrayal of U.S. Olympic hockey coach Herb Brooks in Miracle (2004) won the praise of critics. In 2006, he appeared in the disaster-thriller Poseidon, and in 2007 Quentin Tarantino's Death Proof segment from the film Grindhouse.

  5. Kurt Russell Family

    Spouse: Season Hubley (divorced)
    Childrens: Kate Hudson, Oliver Hudson, Wyatt Russell, Boston Russell
    Parents: Louise Julia Crone, Louise Julia Russell

  6. Sources

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki?curid=221259
    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000621