Best Known For
Actor Kurt Russell has appeared in a number of film roles and is know as long-time romantic companion to actress Goldie Hawn, mother of actress Kate Hudson.
Think you know about Biography?
Answer questions and see how you rank against other players.Play Now
Kurt Russell was born March 17, 1951 in Springfield, Massachusetts. A child performer, he appeared in a number of television and film roles before deciding to play professional baseball. After an injury he returned to the screen in a television film Elvis, and had his first feature role in Escape From New York. Later films include Backdraft,
Stargate, Soldier, Dark Blue and Poseidon.
Film actor, born on March 17, 1951 in Springfield, Massachusetts, USA. A child performer, he appeared in a number of television and film roles before deciding to play professional baseball.
After an injury he returned to the screen in a television film Elvis (1979), and had his first feature role in Escape From New York (1981). Later films include Backdraft (1991), Stargate (1994), Soldier (1998), Dark Blue (2003), and Poseidon (2006). In recent years, Russell has made fewer film appearances. He worked with Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez on Grindhouse (2007) and with Brian Presley in the sports drama Touchback (2011). Russell has also signed on for Fast & Furious 7, set for a 2014 release.
In 1987, Russell starred opposite his long-time partner Goldie Hawn in the movie Overboard. He was previously married to Season Hubley and they have one son together. Hawn and Russell have a son Wyatt.
© 2014 A+E Networks. All rights reserved.
profile name: Kurt Russell profile occupation:
Sign in with Facebook to see how you and your friends are connected to famous icons.
Your Friends' Connections
Included In These Groups
Famous Celebrity Couples 68 people in this group
Most people get to know their co-workers well...and sometimes working together can even lead to romance. Just like in the office, many Hollywood stars find romance at work—or rather, on the set. Some of the most famous couples in Hollywood history met while making a film, including Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor, Joanne Woodward and Paul Newman, and Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt. Here's a look at the famous actors and actresses whose chemistry set off sparks on the set.
Sparks On The Set 57 people in this group
Celebrity Golfers 65 people in this group