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Wyatt Russell Biography

Birth Name:
Wyatt Hawn Russell
Birth Place:
Los Angeles, California, United States
Profession
Actor, hockey player

Fast Facts

  • Appeared onscreen with dad Kurt Russell at age 10 in 1996's Escape from L
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  • in an un-credited role as an "Orphan Boy
  • " Childhood dream was to become a professional hockey player and even moved to Canada to pursue his career
  • Played for numerous amateur teams and one professional in the Netherlands, Pecoma Grizzlies Groningen
  • Retired from hockey after an injury at age 27, and turned to acting
  • A passionate musician, he did his own singing and guitar playing in indie comedy Folk Hero & Funny Guy