|Kurt Russell Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10¾ in|
|Date of Birth||March 17, 1951|
Kurt Russell is an acclaimed American actor whose film credits include Escape from New York (1981), Silkwood (1983), Big Trouble in Little China (1986), The Hateful Eight (2015), Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017), etc. He has more than 100k followers on Instagram.
Kurt Vogel Russell
Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
- Father – Bing Russell (Actor)
- Mother – Louise Julia Crone
- Siblings – Jill Russell (Sister), Jamie Russell (Sister), Jody Russell (Sister)
- Others – Kate Hudson (Stepdaughter) (Actress, Author, Businesswoman), Oliver Hudson (Stepson) (Actor)
5 ft 10¾ in or 179.5 cm
76 kg or 167.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Kurt has dated –
- Season Hubley (1978-1983) – Russell married actress Season Hubley on March 17, 1979. They welcomed a son named Boston Russell (b. February 16, 1980) before finalizing their divorce in 1983.
- Goldie Hawn (1983-Present) – Since February 1983, Kurt is in a long-term relationship with actress Goldie Hawn. Their son, Wyatt Russell was born on July 10, 1986. In December 2020, Kurt revealed that they didn’t get married in the last 37 years because a marriage certificate wasn’t going to create anything new for them which they didn’t possess at that time.
Race / Ethnicity
He has English, Scottish, German, and Irish ancestry.
However, his hair has turned salt-and-pepper with his advancing age.
One-sided dimpled smile
Kurt Russell Facts
- His childhood hero was John Wayne.
- Kate Hudson, who considers Kurt as her father, honored him by naming her son Ryder Russell Robinson.
- He is an FAA-licensed private pilot.
- He played Elvis Presley alongside his real father Bing Russell (who played Elvis’ father Vernon Presley), in a television film called Elvis (1979).
- Kurt was considered for popular roles like Han Solo in Star Wars: A New Hope (1977), Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver (1976), and Cable in Deadpool 2 (2018).
- His star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is situated at 6201 Hollywood Boulevard, California. He received this star on May 4, 2017.
- Before Kurt got to play the role of Ego (Star-Lord’s Father) in the Marvel Studio films, Matthew McConaughey was also considered.
- In 2003, Kurt and Goldie had shifted to Vancouver, British Columbia just to make it easy for their son Wyatt to play hockey.
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