How old was Forest Whitaker in his first movie: Tag: The Assassination Game?

Forest Whitaker was 19 in Tag: The Assassination Game when he played the character 'Gowdy's Bodyguard'.

That was over 42 years ago in 1982.

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

Today he is 62, and has starred in 123 movies in total, 120 of those since Tag: The Assassination Game was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Tag: The Assassination Game, I think Forest Whitaker looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Nick Castle has worked with Forest Whitaker just once in his career.
  • Forest Whitaker's first movie was as 'Gowdy's Bodyguard' in Tag: The Assassination Game, released in 1982 when he was 19
  • Tag: The Assassination Game scores 5.3 out of 10 on TMDB.

Forest Whitaker's other movies