How old was James Caan in the movie Elf?

James Caan was 62 in Elf when he played the character 'Walter'.

That was over 21 years ago in 2003.

In 2022 he died aged 82, starring in 129 films in his career, 48 of those after Elf was first released. If he were alive today he would be 84.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Elf, I think James Caan looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Jon Favreau has worked with James Caan just once in his career.
  • James Caan's first movie was as 'Soldier with Radio (uncredited)' in Irma la Douce, released in 1963 when he was 22
  • Elf scores 6.64 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of Elf

James Caan's other movies