Kurt Russell

Russell at the 2016 [[San Diego Comic-Con]] Kurt Vogel Russell (born March 17, 1951) is an American actor. He began acting on television at the age of 12 in the western series ''The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters'' (1963–1964). In the late 1960s, he signed a ten-year contract with The Walt Disney Company where, according to Robert Osborne, he became the studio's top star of the 1970s.

Russell was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his performance in ''Silkwood'' (1983). In the 1980s, he starred in several films directed by John Carpenter, including anti-hero roles such as army hero-turned-robber Snake Plissken in the futuristic action film ''Escape from New York'' (1981), and its sequel ''Escape from L.A.'' (1996), helicopter pilot R.J. MacReady in the remake of the horror film ''The Thing'' (1982), and truck driver Jack Burton in the dark kung-fu comedy action film ''Big Trouble in Little China'' (1986). He was nominated for an Emmy Award for the television film ''Elvis'' (1979), also directed by Carpenter.

Russell starred in other films, including ''Overboard'' (1987), ''Tango & Cash'' (1989), ''Backdraft'' (1991) ''Tombstone'' (1993), ''Stargate'' (1994), ''Miracle'' (2004), ''Sky High'' (2005), ''Death Proof'' (2007), ''The Hateful Eight'' (2015), ''Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2'' (2017) and ''Once Upon a Time in Hollywood'' (2019). He also appeared in ''The Fast and the Furious'' franchise, having starred in ''Furious 7'' (2015) and ''The Fate of the Furious'' (2017).

''The Guardian'' named him one of the best actors never to have received an Academy Award nomination. Provided by Wikipedia
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Published 1991
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Published 1984
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Published 2004
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Published 1987
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Published 1997
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Published 1998
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Published 1996
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Published 1984
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Published 1998
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Published 2007
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Published 1995
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Published 2014
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Published 1997
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Published 1999
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Published 2001
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Published 2000
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Published 1997
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Published 1997
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Published 1999
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