How old was Marlon Brando in the movie The Godfather?

Marlon Brando was 46 in The Godfather when he played the character 'Don Vito Corleone'.

That was over 51 years ago in 1972.

In 2004 he died aged 80, starring in 97 films in his career, 67 of those after The Godfather was first released. If he were alive today he would be 98.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In The Godfather, I think Marlon Brando looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Francis Ford Coppola has worked with Marlon Brando a total of 3 times in his career.
  • Marlon Brando's first movie was as 'Ken Wilcheck/Bud' in The Men, released in 1950 when he was 25
  • The Godfather scores 8.7 out of 10 on TMDB.
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The cast of The Godfather

Marlon Brando's other movies