In the late 1980s, she transitioned to an acting career.
She became known for starring in a series of popular, big budget thrillers and action movies throughout the 1990s.
In the mid-Nineties, Russo was the woman every woman wanted to be, one who combined a smouldering screen presence with intelligence and strength.
She held her own against all the male megastars of the day, matching them ounce for ounce in charisma and screen presence - Kevin Costner in Tin Cup, Clint Eastwood in the magnificent In the Line of Fire, Pierce Brosnan as the thief to her investigator in the remake of The Thomas Crown Affair and John Travolta in Get Shorty. She made The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle ( a movie that scuppered more than one career) and a few more unmemorable films and since 2005 has not been seen on screen.
When people think about Hollywood couples who have been able to make it last, few list Rene Russo and her husband of 20 years Dan Gilroy.
Granted, Russo has taken a long break from acting and Gilroy, a screenwriter, works intermittently, but they've still survived a lifestyle and industry that has ended plenty of marriages.
is an American actress, producer, and former model.
We all do things where we don’t care about other people.After than she gave up her modeling career and established herself as an actress. During her early acting career she appeared in several television series.She got her first movie role after two years in Major League; it was a successful movie as it earned net worth of .8 million.She made her big screen debut in the 1989 comedy film Major League and later co-starred in Mr. In the 1990s she played the female lead in box office hits including Lethal Weapon 3 (1992), In the Line of Fire (1993), Outbreak (1995), Get Shorty (1995), Tin Cup (1996), Ransom (1996), Lethal Weapon 4 (1998), The Thomas Crown Affair (1999) and The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle (2000).After she starred in the family comedy Yours, Mine and Ours in 2005, she took a six-year break from acting.