While many seniors may be looking forward to spending time away from work after retirement, certain senior professionals are still working even after they have turned 80 years old. Sacramento senior care experts discuss the lives of 5 movie actors who are over 80 and still taking roles in movies. Your loved one might remember these actors from when he or she was younger.
1. Christopher Plummer
Best known for his performance in The Sound of Music, Christopher Plummer is still actively working. His latest release was the 2015 movie Remember. When he is not busy acting, this actor, who was born on December 13th, 1929, enjoys farm life at his ranch near Wheaton, Connecticut.
2. Clint Eastwood
Clint Eastwood does not let age slow him down. Born on May 31st, 1930, he directed the recently released film American Sniper. His illustrious career includes five Dirty Harry films. Eastwood counts meditation as one of the most important parts of his life. He also enjoys traveling and reading.
3. Robert Duvall
Released September 5th, 2016, In Dubious Battle, is Robert Duvall’s latest work. Born on January 5th, 1931, Duvall is loved by many for his roles in the first two Godfather films, as well as Lonesome Dove and To Kill a Mockingbird. When he is not busy filming, he loves to dance the tango.
4. Michael Caine
Actor Michael Caine, who was born on March 14th, 1933, will be gracing the big screen once again in Coup D’etat, which will be released early next year. While many would consider relaxing at his age, Caine is already working on his next project called Four Kids and It. He is best loved for his performances in Inception, The Dark Knight, and The Prestige. If you were to spend a day with Caine, you would see he loves to cook his own meals and spend time in his garden.
5. Donald Sutherland
Despite being born on July 17th, 1935, Donald Sutherland still works regularly. In fact, he just finished filming three movies: Measure of a Man, Basmati Blues, and Point and Shoot. Viewers often see him in the TV series Ice. His movie Leisure Seeker is in post-production and expected for release in 2017. When Sutherland is not busy working, he enjoys blogging about politics.
These men have brought many wonderful stories to life and obviously enjoy what they do for a living. They also maintain a work-life balance by actively pursuing cherished passions alongside their careers, which seems to be the secret to their longevity. Encourage your loved one to pursue an active lifestyle and his or her passion for optimal health and longevity. Home Care Assistance provides respite and live-in caregivers Sacramento families can rely on to support their elderly loved ones. Our caregivers are trained to assist seniors with making healthy lifestyle choices and accomplishing daily tasks around the house, and we also offer specialized care for Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, and dementia. Call (916) 706-0169 to learn about our elder care services from a friendly Care Manager.