Kurt Russell: Bio, Career, Relationships, Net Worth And More

Kurt Russell
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Kurt Russell is a very famous name in the entertainment industry. In fact, he needs no introduction. However, for those who do not know, let me inform you that Russell is a Hollywood star. He began his career as a child artist. From there, he has tracked his way up to the major films in his adult acting career. This makes him one of the few instances where an actor went on to become a list ‘A’ movie star in Hollywood. We have seen his excellent acting skills in movies like Escape from New York, Backdraft, Silkwood, Stargate, Big Trouble In Little China, The Thing and many others.

As a result of his stunning performance in numerous masterpiece films, he has managed to gather a huge fanbase for himself. We know of a very peculiar trend among the fans. It is true that fans love their favourite stars and respect them a lot. At the same time, they are very curious to know about the personal and private lives of their favourite artists. The fans of Russell also show no exception to this general trend. Therefore, if you wish to know more about Russell, then this article is the perfect stop for you. Keep reading this article to learn various interesting facts about one of the stunning entertainers of the Hollywood industry. 

A Brief Bio

Real Name Kurt Vogel Russell
Nickname Kurt Russell
Net Worth USD $100 million approx
Date of Birth March 17, 1951
Age 71 years old (As of 2023) 
Birthplace Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
Current Residence N/A
Nationality Amrican
Profession Actor
Martial Status In a relationship
Girlfriend/ Affairs N/A
Religion Christianity
Zodiac sign Pisces

Kurt breathed his first on March 17, 1951. He was born to his parents in Springfield, Massachusetts, USA. His father Neil Oliver ‘Bing’ Russell was also an actor and owned a baseball club. On the other hand, his mother Louise Julia was a dancer. Therefore, from his very childhood days, he was exposed to the influence of the entertainment industry. In fact, it was his father who inspired him to develop a passion for acting.


Not much is known to us about his educational background. We only know that he graduated from Thousand Oaks High School in 1969. After that went on to sign a contract of 10 years with Walt Disney. We know that he stepped into the acting industry at a very young age as a child actor. We also know nothing about his siblings or cousins. 


At the age of only twelve, he starred as a child artist in ‘The Travels of Jamie McPheeters’. After that in 1964, she worked on one episode of The Fugitive. The next year he bagged the character of ‘jungle boy’ in Gilligan’s Island. After that, his career started to bloom from the year 1971. He went on to feature in projects like Elvis, Escape from New York, The Thing, The Thing from Another World, and many others. If you wish to see the list of Kurt Russell movies and tv shows, then follow this link

Most of the Kurt Russell movies have been very successful. In fact, he earned a nomination for the n Emmy Award in 1979. In addition, he also earned a Golden Globe nomination in 1984 for his performance in Silkwood. He also worked in the movie Backdraft, which went on to earn three nominations for the Academy Awards. He has worked in many films after that and has garnered huge fame for his acting skills. 


If you are wondering about relationships of Russell, then let me inform you that he is in a relationship with actress Goldie Hawn. In fact, Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell became hot topics of discussion. The couple also has a son from their relationship.



1. How old is Kurt Russell?

As of 2023, Russell is around 71 years old.

2. How old are Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell?

We already know that Russell is around 71 years old as of 2023. In addition, Goldie is 77 years old as of 2023.

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