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How old was Kurt Russell in The Thing?

Kurt Russell was 30 in The Thing when he played the character 'R.J. MacReady'.

That was over 37 years ago in 1982.

Today he is 68, and has starred in 67 movies in total, 42 since The Thing was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

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Did you know?

The Thing scores 7.8 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

Kurt Russell's first acting role was as 'Child who kicks Mike at the fair' in It Happened at the World's Fair, released in 1963 when he was 12.

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