Boston Russell is an American star kid who is famous as the son of Kurt Russell and Season Hubley. Although he comes from a line of super-stars, Boston here doesn’t really find any particular interest in acting.
His father Kurt is one of the biggest superstars of his generation with over 50 films in his bag. Further, his mom Season Hubley is also an actress who is known for her role in Elvis (1979), Hardcore (1979).
Well, we’re sure many of you might want to know a thing or two about Boston Russell, things like his current profession, relationship status, and net worth so let’s get right into it!
Boston Russell Wiki
Boston Oliver Grant Russell was born on February 16th, 1980, in Los Angeles, California. He is the first and only child between Kurt Russell and Season Hubley.
He belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity and has American nationality. Russell was brought up in Los Angeles alongside his half-brother Wyatt Russell, whom his father shares with Goldie Hawn.
Boston’s Education Background
After finishing his middle school at a local school, he attended the Crossroads School, located in Santa Monica. As for his college, he studied at Georgetown University located in Washington majoring in two different fields.
Boston Russell Career
Like we mentioned before, the star kid doesn’t work in the entertainment industry. As he graduated with two majors, it seems he is more into an academic career as opposed to acting.
Boston tends to shy away from the prying eyes of the media. Unlike his parents and siblings who are quite famous, he loves to lay low. The only time he appears in the public is with his step-mom Goldie Hawn or his father.
He once appeared with his father in a movie
Even though he didn’t become a fully-fledged actor just like his siblings or parents, he has once appeared in a movie alongside his old man. It was in the 1996 movie, Executive Movie in which Boston made his debut.
In the movie, he played one of the additional crews in the production department. After starring in this movie, Boston never really appeared in any movie or series for the matter.
However, once in 2005, he was featured in CNN’s 60 minutes show where they were interviewing Goldie Hawn.
Who is Boston Russell’s mother?
His mom Season Hubley aka Susan is one of the legendary actors in Hollywood. The veteran actress is famous for her work in Nikki Hardcore, Elvis, All My Children.
Boston’s mother and father first met back in 1979 on the set of American made-for-television biopic, Elvis. While Kurt played the role of Elvis Presley, Susan played his reel-life wife.
The couple started dating right there and then. Then in the same year, the lovebirds even decided to marry. Their decision to marry was quite instant as they had known each other just for a couple of months and here they are marrying each other.
They exchanged vows in a small civil ceremony on March 17th, 1979. And then just a year later, they became the parent of Boston.
Why did Boston’s parents separate?
We’re sure many of you might be curious as to what led to the separation between the couple. Well, truth be told, there’s not much info as to why did the pair called it quits.
If rumors are to be believed, then Kurt broke up with Susan because he had fallen out of love with her and fallen in love with Goldie. Further, the timeline of Kurt and Goldie’s relationship seems to further solidify the claim. It was in the same year as he divorced Susan that Kurt started publically dating Hawn.
Boston has a famous stepfamily
Boston’s step-mother Goldie and Kurt first met, well, it was back in 1968 when both of them featured in the musical, The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band.
Nonetheless, it was only after 20-years or so when they meet again in a dancing event. It was during the filming of Swing Shift, that they met once again and the rest is history.
Since Goldie started dating Kurt, she also brought in her two kids from her previous relationship, Kate Hudson and Oliver Hudson. In addition, Kurt and Goldie share one biological son, Wyatt Russell.
Even though Boston doesn’t have biological siblings, he shares an incredible bond with all of them. Kate, who is the most famous of the brood often shares pictures with her brothers which displays their outstanding relationship.
Does Boston Russell have a disability?
There has been a lot of speculations that Boston had a disability that hindered him from the public eye for a long time.
The rumors also suggest that because of Boston’s disability, his mother Susan had to quit her acting career. Regardless of the speculations, neither Kurt nor Susan has ever come publically with their son’s disability, if he was disabled in the first place.
What is Boston Russell doing nowadays?
Like we said above, Boston leads a rather quiet life. He rarely makes public appearances and even when he does appear it is only with his parents.
Moreover, Boston is also not active on social media which makes his personal life even harder to discuss. The star kid is living a life without the prying eyes of the media, something that not many are able to do.
That being said, going by his Facebook account, it seems he is currently working at the Exodus Recovery Psychiatric Health Facility. He previously worked in Earthstream Media and On Pilgrimage: The Spiritual Centers of LA.
One thing that we have found is that Boston seems to be into spirituality. He has traveled to various destinations around the globe including Tibet.
Besides, back in August 2021, he appeared alongside his stepmother, Goldie Hawn. In the post shared by Goldie on her Instagram account, the mother-son duo is seen happily dancing around to a street string quartet.
In the caption, Goldie wrote, “Nothing like spontaneously dancing with your children!! #happymaking.”
Boston Russell’s Lifestyle and Net Worth
He was born in a family full of stars. His father Kurt is one of the biggest superstars in Hollywood with numerous awards in his bag. Further, Kurt has earned a substantial amount of money from his career, around $100 million.
On the same token, Boston’s mom was also an actress. After his parents divorced, Boston spend his time equally with both of his parents and never had any financial trouble.
From his father’s net worth alone, we can say he lives a fairly lavish lifestyle.