That was over 18 years ago in 2003.
Today he is 81, and has starred in 103 movies in total, 40 since Elf was released.
In Elf, I think James Caan looks:
Elf scores 6.4 out of 10 on The Movie Database.
James Caan's first acting role was as 'Randall Simpson O'Connell' in Lady in a Cage, released in 1964 when he was 23.