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Kurt Russell
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Name: Kurt Vogel Russell
Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts, U.S
Birthdate: March 17, 1951
Active: 1957 - present
Films appeared in: Backdraft
Executive Decision
Escape from L.A.
Furious 7
Role: Gabriel Cash
Stephen 'Bull' McCaffrey / Dennis McCaffrey
Dr. David Grant
Snake Plissken
Jeff Taylor
Mr. Nobody

Kurt Russell (born March 17, 1951) is an American television and film actor. He portrayed the role of Dr. David Grant in Executive Decision.


Russell was a child actor who appeared in television shows, such as "The Man From U.N.C.L.E.", "The Fugitive", "Gunsmoke" and "Daniel Boone".

Russell is known for his roles as Snake Plissken in the futuristic pre-Die Hard scenario action film Escape from New York and its sequel, Escape from L.A., an Antarctic helicopter pilot in the cult film The Thing, U.S. Olympic hockey coach Herb Brooks in Miracle and a villainous stuntman in the Quentin Tarantino Death Proof segment of Grindhouse.

His other film appearances include Big Trouble in Little China, Overboard, Tango & Cash (with Cliffhanger actor Sylvester Stallone), Backdraft, Tombstone, Stargate, Breakdown, Soldier, Dark Blue (with Scott Speedman) and Poseidon. He also had a voice role in the classic Disney film The Fox and The Hound.


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