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How old was Martin Sheen in Apocalypse Now?

Martin Sheen was 38 in Apocalypse Now when he played the character 'Captain Benjamin L. Willard'.

That was over 41 years ago in 1979.

Today he is 79, and has starred in 185 movies in total, 152 since Apocalypse Now was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Apocalypse Now, I think Martin Sheen looks:

Did you know?

Apocalypse Now scores 8.1 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

Martin Sheen's first acting role was as 'Kit Carruthers' in Badlands, released in 1973 when he was 33.

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