How old was Paul Newman in the movie Cool Hand Luke?

Paul Newman was 41 in Cool Hand Luke when he played the character 'Luke Jackson'.

That was over 57 years ago in 1967.

In 2008 he died aged 83, starring in 105 films in his career, 73 of those after Cool Hand Luke was first released. If he were alive today he would be 99.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Cool Hand Luke, I think Paul Newman looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Stuart Rosenberg has worked with Paul Newman a total of 4 times in his career.
  • Paul Newman's first movie was as 'Basil' in The Silver Chalice, released in 1954 when he was 28
  • Cool Hand Luke scores 7.76 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of Cool Hand Luke

Paul Newman's other movies