Kurt Russell

American actor (born 1951)

Kurt Vogel Russell (born March 17, 1951) is an American actor. He has been in a relationship with Goldie Hawn since 1993.

Kurt Russell
Russell at the premiere of Grindhouse in March 2007
Kurt Vogel Russell

(1951-03-17) March 17, 1951 (age 73)
Years active1962–present
SpouseSeason Hubley (1979–1983)
PartnerGoldie Hawn (1983–present)
ParentBing Russell (father)


Year Title Role Notes Ref.
1980 Used Cars Rudy Russo
1981 Escape from New York Lieutenant S.D. "Snake" Plissken
1981 The Fox and the Hound Copper Voice role
1982 The Thing R.J. MacReady
1983 Silkwood Drew Stephens
1984 Swing Shift Lucky Lockhart
1985 The Mean Season Malcolm Anderson
1986 The Best of Times Reno Hightower
1986 Big Trouble in Little China Jack Burton
1987 Overboard Dean Proffitt
1988 Tequila Sunrise Lieutenant Nick Frescia
1989 Winter People Wayland Jackson
1989 Tango & Cash Lieutenant Gabriel "Gabe" Cash
1991 Backdraft Lieutenant Stephen "Bull" McCaffrey / Captain Dennis McCaffrey Dual role; also stunt
1992 Unlawful Entry Michael Carr
1992 Captain Ron Captain Ron Rico
1993 Tombstone U.S. Marshal Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp
1994 Forrest Gump Elvis Presley Uncredited voice [1][2]
1994 Stargate Colonel Jonathan J. "Jack" O'Neil
1996 Executive Decision Dr. David Grant
1996 Escape from L.A. Lieutenant S.D. Bob "Snake" Plissken Also writer and producer
1997 Breakdown Jeff Taylor
1998 Soldier Sergeant Todd "3465"
2001 3000 Miles to Graceland Michael Zane
2001 Vanilla Sky Dr. Curtis McCabe
2002 Interstate 60 Captain Ives
2002 Dark Blue Sergeant Eldon Perry
2004 Miracle Herb Brooks
2004 Jiminy Glick in Lalawood Himself
2005 Sky High Steve Stronghold / The Commander
2005 Dreamer Benjamin "Ben" Crane
2006 Poseidon Robert Ramsey
2007 Death Proof Mike "Stuntman" McKay
2007 Cutlass Dad Short film
2011 Touchback Coach Hand Limited release
2013 The Art of the Steal Crunch Calhoun Limited release
2015 Furious 7 Mr. Nobody
2015 Bone Tomahawk Sheriff Franklin Hunt Limited release
2015 The Hateful Eight John "The Hangman" Ruth
2016 Deepwater Horizon Jimmy "Mr. Jimmy" Harrell
2017 The Fate of the Furious Mr. Nobody
2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Ego the Living Planet
2018 The Christmas Chronicles Santa Claus / Saint "Nick" Nicholas Streaming releases
2019 Crypto Martin Duran, Sr. Limited release
2019 Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Randy Lloyd / Narrator Dual role
2020 The Christmas Chronicles 2 Santa Claus / Saint "Nick" Nicholas Streaming releases; also producer
2021 F9 Mr. Nobody
The Rivals of Amziah King Post-production


Year Title Role Notes Ref.
1970 Dad... Can I Borrow the Car? Narrator Television short film
1975 Search for the Gods Shan Mullins Television film
1975 The Deadly Tower Charles Joseph Whitman Television film
1977 Christmas Miracle in Caufield, U.S.A. Johnny Television film
1979 Elvis Elvis Presley Television film
1980 Amber Waves Laurence Kendall Television film
2005 14 Hours None Television film; executive producer only

Soundtrack appearances

Year Title Song Notes Ref.
1991 Voices That Care "Voices That Care"
2018 The Christmas Chronicles "Santa Claus Is Back in Town"
2020 The Christmas Chronicles: Part Two "The Spirit of Christmas"


  1. Laura Peterson (June 6, 2013). "20 Things You Probably Don't Know About 'Forrest Gump'". KBMX. Retrieved August 16, 2015.
  2. Susman, Gary (July 4, 2014). "Here's Everything You Never Knew About 'Forrest Gump'", Moviefone.com; accessed May 6, 2017.

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