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How old was John Hurt in Alien?

John Hurt was 38 in Alien when he played the character 'Gilbert Kane'.

That was over 41 years ago in 1979.

In 2017 he died aged 77, starring in 164 films in his career, 142 since Alien was released.

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Did you know?

Alien scores 8 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

John Hurt's first acting role was as 'Phil Corbett' in The Wild and the Willing, released in 1962 when he was 22.

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