Rene Russo

Born Feb 17, 1954

Rene Marie Russo is an American film actress, musician, and former model.

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    LATimes - Nov 13, 2013
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    LATimes - Nov 06, 2013
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    LATimes - Nov 01, 2013


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1954 Birth Born on February 17, 1954.


1972 18 Years Old Russo started a modeling career after allegedly being spotted at a 1972 Rolling Stones concert by John Crosby, an agent from International Creative Management. … Read More


1987 33 Years Old 1 More Event
She made her television debut in 1987 with a supporting role in the short-lived ABC television series Sable, based on the comic book, Jon Sable: Freelance, by Mike Grell.
1989 35 Years Old 1 More Event
She made her big screen debut in the 1989 comedy film Major League and later co-starred in Mr. Destiny (1990) and One Good Cop (1991). … Read More
1990 36 Years Old In 1990 she played the supporting role of Jim Belushi's character wife in the comedy film Mr. Destiny.
1991 37 Years Old In 1991 she had the female lead role alongside Michael Keaton in the crime drama One Good Cop. … Read More
1992 38 Years Old In 1992 she achieved breakout success with her role as internal affairs detective Lorna Cole in the 1992 action film Lethal Weapon 3 opposite Mel Gibson. … Read More
1993 39 Years Old In 1993 she starred opposite Clint Eastwood in the thriller film In the Line of Fire, directed by Wolfgang Petersen.


1995 41 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1995 Petersen cast her in the medical disaster film Outbreak alongside Dustin Hoffman. … Read More
1996 - 1998 3 More Events
1999 45 Years Old In 1999 she starred alongside Pierce Brosnan in the heist film The Thomas Crown Affair directed by John McTiernan. A remake of the 1968 film of the same name, the film received generally positive reviews and was successful at the box office, grossing $124,305,181 worldwide. … Read More
2002 48 Years Old In 2002, Russo appeared alongside Tim Allen in the comedy film Big Trouble based on the novel by Dave Barry. … Read More


2005 51 Years Old 1 More Event
She starred and produced Two for the Money, a 2005 film starring Al Pacino and Matthew McConaughey.
2011 57 Years Old In 2011, six years after resting from acting, she appeared in the superhero film, Thor, as Frigga, the mother of the titular hero. … Read More
2013 59 Years Old She reprised the role in 2013's Thor: The Dark World in which she received more screen time.


2014 60 Years Old In 2014, Russo appeared opposite Jake Gyllenhaal in the critically acclaimed crime thriller film Nightcrawler, written and directed by her husband, Dan Gilroy. … Read More
2015 61 Years Old 1 More Event
She appeared in the comedy The Intern, which was released on September 25, 2015. … Read More
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