How old was Jerry O'Connell in his first movie: Stand by Me?

Jerry O'Connell was 11 in Stand by Me when he played the character 'Vern Tessio'.

That was over 38 years ago in 1986.

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

Today he is 50, and has starred in 64 movies in total, 62 of those since Stand by Me was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Stand by Me, I think Jerry O'Connell looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Rob Reiner has worked with Jerry O'Connell a total of 2 times in his career.
  • Jerry O'Connell's first movie was as 'Vern Tessio' in Stand by Me, released in 1986 when he was 11
  • Stand by Me scores 7.87 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of Stand by Me

Jerry O'Connell's other movies