How old was James Caan in the movie Misery?

James Caan was 49 in Misery when he played the character 'Paul Sheldon'.

That was over 33 years ago in 1990.

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

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Misery, I think James Caan looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Rob Reiner 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
  • Misery scores 7.75 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of Misery

James Caan's other movies