Photos of Kurt Russell
Kurt was born under the official name Russell, Kurt Vogel on March 17th, 1951. He has been a credited actor since the 1980 film Used Cars.
Kurt Russell is among a small handful of elite super star actors with global appeal. He has starred in fourteen films including the 2007 action film Grindhouse as the character Stuntman Mike, the 2005 drama movie Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story playing Ben Crane and the 2002 crime release Dark Blue cast as Eldon Perry.
Kurt is a recognizable supporting cast member who's acting range makes him the top choice for a variety of roles. He has appeared in eight films including: the 2011 drama film Touchback as the character Coach Hand, the 2006 action movie Poseidon playing Robert Ramsey and the 2005 adventure release Sky High cast as Steve Stronghold.
Kurt Russell has earned salaries up to $15,000,000 for his acting. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2001 fantasy film Vanilla Sky, which brought in $101,000,000 at the box office.
In 1996 Kurt Russell produced his first movie, the action film Escape from L.A..
Kurt is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least nine magazines, captured in more than two pictorials, interviewed in over fifteen publications and featured in six magazine articles. He has been the subject of at least one biographical film.