That was over 26 years ago in 1995.
Today he is 59, and has starred in 99 movies in total, 68 since Species was released.
In Species, I think Forest Whitaker looks:
Species scores 5.6 out of 10 on The Movie Database.
Forest Whitaker's first acting role was as 'Charles Jefferson' in Fast Times at Ridgemont High, released in 1982 when he was 21.