How old was George Kennedy in the movie Cool Hand Luke?

George Kennedy was 41 in Cool Hand Luke when he played the character 'Dragline'.

That was over 57 years ago in 1967.

In 2016 he died aged 91, starring in 116 films in his career, 98 of those after Cool Hand Luke was first released. If he were alive today he would be 99.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Cool Hand Luke, I think George Kennedy looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Stuart Rosenberg has worked with George Kennedy just once in his career.
  • George Kennedy's first movie was as 'Rebel Soldier (uncredited)' in Spartacus, released in 1960 when he was 34
  • Cool Hand Luke scores 7.76 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of Cool Hand Luke

George Kennedy's other movies