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Kurt Russell Learned Life Lessons About Hollywood from Walt Disney

November 29, 2013

Actor Kurt Russell learned all about the movie business first-hand from legendary animator and filmmaker Walt Disney after the entertainment mogul took the former child star under his wing.

Disney spotted Russell's potential to become a major Hollywood name when the Big Trouble in Little China star was in his teens, and signed him to a 10-year contract, catapulting the youngster to fame in the 1970s.

The actor reveals Disney reminded him of his grandfather and the visionary would often invite him to hang out with him on the studio lot, giving Russell a behind-the-scenes look that money couldn't buy. Read More