How old was Tom Courtenay in his first movie: Private Potter?

Tom Courtenay was 23 in Private Potter when he played the character 'Pvt. Potter'.

That was over 62 years ago in 1962.

This was his first recorded movie acting credit (although may not technically be his first actual acting role).

Today he is 87, and has starred in 53 movies in total, 52 of those since Private Potter was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Private Potter, I think Tom Courtenay looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Casper Wrede has worked with Tom Courtenay a total of 2 times in his career.
  • Tom Courtenay's first movie was as 'Pvt. Potter' in Private Potter, released in 1962 when he was 23
  • Private Potter scores just 0 out of 10 on TMDB.

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