Russell was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his performance in Silkwood (1983). Mac Ready in the horror film The Thing (1982), and truck driver Jack Burton in the dark kung-fu comedy action film Big Trouble in Little China (1986), all of which have since become cult films.
During the 1980s, he starred in several films by director John Carpenter, including anti-hero roles such as army hero-turned-robber Snake Plissken in the futuristic action film Escape from New York (1981), and its 1996 sequel Escape from L. He was nominated for an Emmy Award for the television film Elvis (1979), also directed by Carpenter.
They began dating in 1983, share four children — Kate and Oliver Hudson and Wyatt and Boston Russell — and have become a picture-perfect example of the contemporary blended family, eschewing marriage in favor of a non-formal commitment. Goldie tweeted out about the date night, saying, "Kurt n I snuggled up and watched Overboard together.Phillip Gerard, he is unintentionally kidnapped by his father's quarry, Doctor Richard Kimble.Later, he played the titular character in the ABC western series The Travels of Jaimie Mc Pheeters (1963–64), based on a book by Robert Lewis Taylor.In 1964, he guest-starred in "Nemesis", an episode of the popular ABC series The Fugitive in which, as the son of police Lt.
When asked about why she and Kurt haven't tied the knot, Goldie said, "The question is, 'Why (get married)? The first time we have seen it all the way thru since it came out.Now that's Romance." In honor of their epic relationship, we've roundup up the best pictures from Kurt and Goldie's decades-long courtship — scroll through to see them all now.