How old was James Earl Jones in the movie The Hunt for Red October?

James Earl Jones was 58 in The Hunt for Red October when he played the character 'Admiral James Greer'.

That was over 34 years ago in 1990.

Today he is 93, and has starred in 178 movies in total, 117 of those since The Hunt for Red October was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In The Hunt for Red October, I think James Earl Jones looks:

Did you know?

  • Director John McTiernan has worked with James Earl Jones just once in his career.
  • James Earl Jones' first movie was as 'Lt. Lothar Zogg' in Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, released in 1964 when he was 32
  • The Hunt for Red October scores 7.39 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of The Hunt for Red October

James Earl Jones' other movies