How old was Joe Pesci in his first movie: Hey, Let's Twist!?

Joe Pesci was 17 in Hey, Let's Twist! when he played the character 'Peppermint Club Dancer'.

That was over 62 years ago in 1961.

This was his first recorded movie acting credit (although may not technically be his first actual acting role).

Today he is 81, and has starred in 45 movies in total, 44 of those since Hey, Let's Twist! was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Hey, Let's Twist!, I think Joe Pesci looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Greg Garrison has worked with Joe Pesci just once in his career.
  • Joe Pesci's first movie was as 'Peppermint Club Dancer' in Hey, Let's Twist!, released in 1961 when he was 17
  • Hey, Let's Twist! scores just 1 out of 10 on TMDB.

Joe Pesci's other movies