That was over 25 years ago in 1997.
Today he is 95, and has starred in 58 movies in total, 11 since The Jackal was released.
In The Jackal, I think Sidney Poitier looks:
The Jackal scores 6.1 out of 10 on The Movie Database.
Sidney Poitier's first acting role was as 'Dr. Luther Brooks' in No Way Out, released in 1950 when he was 23.