How old was Leslie Nielsen in the movie The Poseidon Adventure?

Leslie Nielsen was 45 in The Poseidon Adventure when he played the character 'Captain Harrison'.

That was over 51 years ago in 1972.

In 2010 he died aged 84, starring in 123 films in his career, 84 of those after The Poseidon Adventure was first released. If he were alive today he would be 98.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In The Poseidon Adventure, I think Leslie Nielsen looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Ronald Neame has worked with Leslie Nielsen just once in his career.
  • Leslie Nielsen's first movie was as 'Dr. Roger Waring' in Dark Possession, released in 1954 when he was 27
  • The Poseidon Adventure scores 7.14 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of The Poseidon Adventure

Leslie Nielsen's other movies