Kurt Russell is an American actor, screenwriter, and film producer. Kurt Russell is popular for his roles in the movies such as ‘Big Trouble in Little China, ‘Escape from New York’, and ‘The Thing’.
Table of Biography
Kurt Russell was born on 17th March 1951 as Kurt Vogel Russell. An American actor was born and grew up in Springfield, Massachusetts, United States. Similarly, he is the son of Bing Russell who was an actor and baseball player. While her mother, Louise Julia Russell was a dancer. Whereas, he has three sisters, Jill, Jody, and Jamie. He is 70 years old.
Talking about his academic qualification, he graduated his high school in 1969. After graduation, Russell went to California Air National Guard. Moreover, in 1969, he graduated from Oaks High school.
Kurt Russell was a professional baseball player. Kurt was a second baseman for the California Angels minor league affiliates, the Bend Rainbows (the 1970s), and Walla Walla Islanders (1972) in the Class A-Short Season Northwest League. Whereas, he moved to Class AA in 1973 with EI Paso Sun Kings of the Texas League.
Likewise, this personality started his acting career at the age of 12, in the western series ‘The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters’. In 1964, he played as a guest-star in Nemesis, an ABC series popular episodes. In 1970, this personality signed a 10-year contract with the Walt Disney Company. Whereas, he also appeared in the movies like Escape from New York, Silkwood, Grindhouse, stargate, and Poseidon.
Similarly, an American actor worked in Lieutenant Stephen ‘Bull’ McCaffrey. Also, he appeared in a series of crime dramas such as The Mean Season (1985), and Tequila Sunrise (1988). Likewise, Kurt teamed with Sylvester Stallone for the action-comedy series Tango & cash (1989).
Moreover, he played in many blockbuster series such as Fast and the Furious: Furious 7 (2015), The Fate of the Furious (2017), and F9: The Fast Saga (2021). In addition, Russell had a role in the box-office hit Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2 in 2017.
Besides that, his TV shows include Intimate Portrait, The Quest, The New Land, Hec Ramsey, The Road West, The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters, Our Man Higgins, Sugarfoot, HBO First Look, Biography, The Eleventh Hour, The Heaven and Earth Show.
Awards and Net worth
Talking about his awards and nominations, Kurt Russell has been nominated for an Emmy Award and the Best Performance by an actor in a supporting role Golden Globe. Likewise, he received Motion Picture, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie. Moreover, his partner, Goldie Hawn is an Academy Award-winning actress.
As an American actor, Kurt earns a huge amount of money. Talking about his net worth, it is estimated around $100 million which he earned from his professional career.
Kurt Russell married an American actress, Season Hubley in 1979. The couple is blessed with a son Boston Russell. Unfortunately, the lovely couple divorced in 1983. After that, Kurt started a lifelong relationship with Goldie Hawn, an actress. Therefore, Kurt and Goldie is blessed with a son, Wyatt Russell in 1986. In addition, the duo co-starred in the comedy movie ‘Overboard’. Currently, an American actor owns a house in Palm Desert, California.
Body measurement and Social media
Talking about Kurt’s body measurement, he stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.8m. While he weighs around 80kg. Besides that, there is no more information regarding Kurt’s other body measurements.
Kurt is active in social media such as Instagram and Twitter. He has gained more than 2500 followers in his Twitter account. Whereas, his Instagram account ‘official_kurt’ has earned more than 51k followers.