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Wyatt Russell

Meet Wyatt Hawn Russell, a versatile American actor and former ice hockey player, born on July 10, 1986, in Los Angeles, California. Son of the iconic duo Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn, and grandson of actor Bing Russell, Wyatt has carved his own path in the entertainment industry.

Hockey Dreams to Hollywood Screens:

  • Wyatt started playing ice hockey at the age of five.
  • Joined the Los Angeles Kings’ development team, facing setbacks due to injuries, including a year-long concussion.
  • Decided to bid farewell to hockey in 2007 and shifted his focus to acting.

Lights, Camera, Action: Early Career Highlights:

  • The acting journey kicked off in the 1998 film Soldier, directed by his father, Kurt Russell.
  • Notable roles in films such as Cowboys & Aliens (2011), This Is 40 (2012), Love and Honor (2013), We Are What We Are (2013), and Goon: Last of the Enforcers (2017).
  • Featured in the 2014 hit 22 Jump Street alongside Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum.

Shining on the Small Screen: Black Mirror and More:

  • Stellar performance in the Black Mirror episode “Playtest” (2016), earning critical acclaim.
  • Co-starred in the 2017 film Folk Hero & Funny Guy at the Tribeca Film Festival.

From Miniseries to Marvel:

  • 2020 marked his role as J.E.B. Stuart in the Showtime miniseries The Good Lord Bird, opposite Ethan Hawke.
  • 2021 brought him to the Marvel universe in the Disney+ series The Falcon and the Winter Soldier as John Walker, the new Captain America.

Continuing the Streak: 2022 and Beyond:

  • Starred in the Hulu miniseries Under the Banner of Heaven (2022), portraying Dan Lafferty in a gripping tale based on Jon Krakauer’s book.

Notable Roles – A Quick Recap:

  • Soldier (1998) as Todd
  • Cowboys & Aliens (2011) as Little Ambrose
  • This Is 40 (2012) as Aubrey
  • Love and Honor (2013) by Mickey Wright
  • We Are What We Are (2013) as Isaac Parker
  • Goon: Last of the Enforcers (2017) as Anders Cain
  • 22 Jump Street (2014) as Zook Allen
  • Folk Hero & Funny Guy (2016) as Jason
  • Black Mirror (2016) as Cooper Redfield
  • The Good Lord Bird (2020) as J.E.B. Stuart
  • The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2021) as John Walker / U.S. Agent
  • Under the Banner of Heaven (2022) as Dan Lafferty
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Wyatt Russell Biography:

Real NameWyatt Hawn Russell
Nick Name(s)None
Birth DateJuly 10, 1986
BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA
Sign of ZodiacCancer
Age37 years
Height6′ 2″ (1.88 m)
Weight185 lbs (84 kg)
ProfessionActor, Former Ice Hockey Player
Total Number Of Movies28
Net worth$8 million (estimated)
Income SourceActing, Ice Hockey
Years active1996–present
Marital StatusMarried
Current relationshipMarried to Meredith Hagner (since 2019)
Partner/Wife(s)Meredith Hagner (2019–present), Sanne Hamers (2012–2017)
Offsprings1 son, Buddy Prine Russell (born 2021)
ParentsKurt Russell (father), Goldie Hawn (mother)
SiblingsOliver Hudson (half-brother), Kate Hudson (half-sister), Boston Russell (half-brother)
Ethnic BackgroundGerman, English, Scottish, Irish; and Hungarian-Jewish
Number of Countries VisitedUnknown
Current residenceLos Angeles, California, USA
WikipediaWyatt Russell Wikipedia
InstagramWyatt Russell Instagram
Business VenturesNone known
Upcoming ProjectsUnknown

Top 10 Wyatt Russell Movies and TV Shows:

Movie/TV ShowYearRuntime (min)
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier2021458 (miniseries)
The Good Lord Bird2020240 (miniseries)
Black Mirror (Episode: Playtest)201675
22 Jump Street2014112
Goon: Last of the Enforcers201793
We Are What We Are201398
Love and Honor2013100
This Is 402012134
Cowboys & Aliens2011119

Wyatt Russell, a rising star in Hollywood, has seamlessly transitioned from ice rinks to film sets. With a rich array of roles, from gripping dramas to Marvel superheroes, Russell continues to captivate audiences. Stay tuned for more as this talented actor unfolds his journey in the years to come. Who doesn’t even know him, a well-known film actor making waves in Tinseltown!

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