Profile picture of Steve McQueen Official movie poster for The Great Escape (1963)

How old was Steve McQueen in The Great Escape?

Steve McQueen was 32 in The Great Escape when he played the character 'Captain Hilts'.

That was over 57 years ago in 1963.

In 1980 he died aged just 50, starring in 40 films in his career, 29 since The Great Escape was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In The Great Escape, I think Steve McQueen looks:

Did you know?

The Great Escape scores 7.9 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

Steve McQueen's first acting role was as 'Fidel' in Somebody Up There Likes Me, released in 1956 when he was 26.

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