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How old was Tom Skerritt in Alien?

Tom Skerritt was 44 in Alien when he played the character 'Arthur Dallas'.

That was over 41 years ago in 1979.

Today he is 86, and has starred in 100 movies in total, 82 since Alien was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Alien, I think Tom Skerritt looks:

Did you know?

Alien scores 8 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

Tom Skerritt's first acting role was as 'Sgt. Stan Showalter' in War Hunt, released in 1962 when he was 28.

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