Kurt Russell is a reputable actor in the movie industry who started his career at the age of 12. From that moment on, he has played in hundreds of movies, and there is no turning back.
Starting his career from the uncredited part for It Happened at the World’s Fair, he has been in the heart of every audience. A man with class and dignity, he has inspired many actors with his exquisite talent and brilliancy.
Until now, Kurt has contributed to several movies such as F9, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, The Christmas Chronicles 2, The Christmas Chronicles, Crypto, The Fate of the Furious, Deepwater Horizon, Death Proof, Poseidon, Sky High, Lalawood to mention some.
Russel has been honored with Saturn awards, Disney legends, Hollywood Walk of Fame, Fangoria Chainsaw Awards, Hollywood Film Awards, Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, amongst others.
In this article, we will talk about this handsome actor in detail. Along with his relationship with beautiful Goldie Hawn, we will also talk about how he is doing in 2021. So without any dilemma, we would like to start the article with some quick facts;
Some Quick Facts
|Full Name||Kurt Vogel Russell|
|Date of Birth||March 17, 1951|
|Birth Place||Springfield, Massachusetts, United States|
|Age||70 years old|
|Father’s Name||Bing Russell|
|Mother’s Name||Louise Julia|
|Siblings||Jill Russell, Jamie Russell, Jody Russell|
|Height||5 ft 10 in or 179.5 cm|
|Weight||76 kg or 167.5 lbs|
|Body Measurements||Not Given|
|Shoe Size||Not Given|
|Education||Thousand Oaks High School|
|Net Worth||$100 million|
|Social Media Presence||None|
Who Is Kurt Russell?-Parents, Siblings, Childhood, and Education
As mentioned above, Kurt is an outstanding actor. He was born in Springfield, Masachusstess. Many might not know this, but his father was also one of the actors named Bing Russell.
Speaking of his father, he was famous for playing infamous tv shows such as Little House on the Praire, emergency, The Monkees, The Donna Reed Show, Hazel, The Untouchables, Ben Casey, The Twilight Zone, The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp to name few.
Similarly, his mother, Louise Julia, was active as a dancer. He is blessed to have three sisters in total. They are Jill, Jody, and Jamie. Not to mention his sister Jull is the mother of famous player Matt Franco.
During his childhood, he used to play baseball ad also had a team in his high school. As a matter of fact, this a graduated int eh the year of 1969 from Thousand Oaks High School. After this, Kurt served in the California Air National Guard from 1969 to 1975.
How Old Is Kurt Russell?- Age, Height, and Body
This handsome man was born Kurt Vogel Russell in the year of 1951. In 2021, he is 70 years old and celebrates his birthday each year on the 17th day of March.
Not to mention he falls under the sun sign of Pisces. According to this sign, he is very hopeful in positive towards life. As a matter of fact, Kurt stands tall at a towering height of 5 feet 10 inches that converts to 179.5 cm in general.
In addition to this, Kurt weighs about 76 kg which converts to 167.5 pounds in general. During his young age, Russell used to look dashing in his luscious black hair.
However, due to his growing age, his hair changed its color to salt and pepper. The most striking feature of this handsome is his blue eyes and one-sided dimpled smile.
Kurt Russell Movies in Order
- It Happened at the World’s Fair
- Guns of Diablo
- Follow Me, Boys!
- Mosby’s Marauders
- The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band
- The Horse in the Gray Flannel Suit
- Guns in the Heather
- The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes
- The Barefoot Executive
- Fools’ Parade
- Now You See Him, Now You Don’t
- Charley and the Angel
- The Strongest Man in the World
- The Deadly Tower
- The Captive: The Longest Drive 2
- Used Cars
- Escape from New York
- The Fox and the Hound
- The Thing
- Swing Shift
- The Mean Season
- The Best of Times
- Big Trouble in Little China
- Tequila Sunrise
- Winter People
Who Was The Wife of Kurt Russell? Does He have Kids?
This dashing actor met the love of his life on the set of Elvis in 1979. Instantly he fell in love with actress Season Hubley, and both of them walked down the aisle.
Together they had a son in 1980 on 16 February and named him Boston. Eventually, the duo parted their ways in 1983. Back in 1966, Kurt got attracted to actress Goldie Hawn while filming The One and only, Genuine, Original Family Band.
It was not until 1983 that they began dating. Their chemistry built up when they were cast in Swing Shift. As a matter of fact, this lovey-dovey couple has not tied the knot yet.
However, in 1986, Goldie gave birth to their one and only son, Wyatt Russell. Just like his parents, Wyatt is also an actor, and the family once shared the screen in Overboard.
Until now, Russell and Dawn have been together for more than 30 years, and there is no stopping them. Despite the fact that they are no less than a married couple, the duo has not yet decided to walk down the aisle.
The reason behinds that they do not need a certificate to create anything. unlike the parents, their kids are happily married.
What Is The Net Worth of Kurt Russell?
This 70 years old actor has been active in the industry for more than six decades. Henceforth there is no denying that he has been earning a hefty amount of money from the movies and tv shows.
In 2021, Kurt’s net worth is equal to $100 million. As a matter of fact, Goldie and Kurt are some of the richest couples in the industry, with a net worth of $200 million altogether.
The duo is always together and has spent their money on real estate. In the year 1997, they spent about $3.8 million on a penthouse located in Manhattan. Later in 2003, they again bought a lavish mansion in Pal Detter, California.
The property cost $3.6 million for this duo. Moving on, in 2011, they were delighted to have a clifftop home in Palm Desert. This time the property cost around $5.7 million. Apart from this, Hwan and Rusell own a property in Brentwood, California, Vancouver, Canada.
In addition to this, the love bug owns a lakefront property in Ontario and a $14.75 million oceanfront in Malibu. The property extends up to 4,300 square feet and has an outdoor area with a big fountain.
Moreover, in 2019, Kurt sold the pacific Palisades property for $2.9 million. In 2021, Kurt and Goldie are residing on a 72-acre ranch in Aspen, Colorado.
Social Media Presence
Unfortunately, Kurt has not been active on any social media platforms. He is happy to spend his time with the love of his life Goldie and with his sons.
Also, due to his hectic schedule, it is tough for him to divide his time and invest it n the internet.
- As a kid, Kurt used to love John Wayne, and he was his inspiration.
- Kate Hudson considers Russell as her father. He was honored to name her son Ryder Russell Robinson.
- In 1996 Kurt signed a contract with the legendary founder of Walt Disney Pictures. That was also the same year when he passed away. According to reliable resources, his last written word before his demise was Kurt Russell. Until this day, no one knows why he chose to rite this actor’s name.
- Russell was a good friend to American Rock star Ted Nugent. They were so close that Russell was the best man during Ted’s wedding with Shemane Deziel.
- He was not chosen to play the part of Stuntman Mie in Quentin Tarantino‘s movie Death Proof. The director had previously thought of giving the role to Mickey Rourke.
- His role as Gabriel Cash in Tango & Crash was supposed to be portrayed by Patrick Swayze. The actor dropped out of the movie to lay in Road House. Luckily Rusell got the role at the eleventh hour.
- Kurt is most associated with the director, composer, and writer John Carpenter. Both of them have collaborated to make five movies altogether.
- In 2008 he launched his own wine label named Gogi Wines in Santa Rita Hills of California. The company released two types of wine, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, which cost around $50 to $75 per bottle.
- This famous actor had a good relationship with Princess Diana. He had even invited her to visit the Colorado ranch where he lived during the time. Not to mention she stayed in his ranch fr 10 days with young Harry and William.
- It is reported that this actor secretly director the movie Tombstone after the original director Kevin Jarre got fired after a month.
- In 1980, he denied taking the lead role in Flash Gordon. Later Sam J Jones was seen doing the same role.