Red West

Robert Gene "Red" West (March 8, 1936 – July 18, 2017) was an American actor, film stuntman and songwriter. He was known for being a close confidant and bodyguard for rock and roll singer Elvis Presley. Upon his firing, West wrote the controversial Elvis: What Happened?, in which he exposed the singer's dangerous drug dependence in an attempt to save him.

West was probably best known to American film audiences for his role as Red in Road House, alongside Patrick Swayze. West appeared to critical acclaim in the 2008 independent film Goodbye Solo as William.

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Vornamen:Robert Gene
Geburtsdatum:08.03.1936 (♓ Fische)
Geburtsort:Memphis
Sterbedatum:18.07.2017
Sterbeort:Memphis
Nationalität:Vereinigte Staaten
Muttersprache:Englisch
Sprachen:Englisch;
Geschlecht:♂männlich
Berufe:Schauspieler, Sänger, Fernsehschauspieler, Songschreiber, Stuntman,

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VIAF:93423454
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LCNAF:n78000498
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IMDB:nm0922307
Datenstand: 18.01.2022 21:48:58Uhr