Caption: Still of Kurt Russell and Brian Presley in Touchback (2011)
Actor, Writer, Producer
Born: March 17, 1951
Star sign: Pisces
Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)
Known for: The Thing (1982), Stargate (1994), Death Proof (2007), Grindhouse (2007)
Kurt Russell was born in Springfield, Massachusetts, to Louise Julia (Crone), a dancer, and actor Bing Russell (Neil Oliver Russell). He is of English, German, Scottish, and Irish descent. Russell landed a part in the Elvis Presley movie, It Happened at the World's Fair (1963), when he was 10 years old. In 1960, Walt Disney himself signed Russell ...