Profile picture of Christopher Walken Official movie poster for Hairspray (2007)

How old was Christopher Walken in the movie Hairspray?

Christopher Walken was 63 in Hairspray when he played the character 'Wilbur Turnblad'.

That was over 15 years ago in 2007.

Today he is 79, and has starred in 119 movies in total, 26 since Hairspray was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Hairspray, I think Christopher Walken looks:

Did you know?

Hairspray scores 6.5 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

Christopher Walken's first acting role was as 'Nikanor "Nick" Chevotarevich' in The Deer Hunter, released in 1978 when he was 35.

Also aged 63 in their movies

The cast of Hairspray

Christopher Walken in other movies