Gary Busey

Gary Busey

American actor
William Gary Busey is an American actor. He is best known for his portrayal of Buddy Holly in The Buddy Holly Story, for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor and won the National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor.Wikipedia
BornJune 29, 1944
HometownBaytown, Texas, United States of America
Net worth$500 thousand
Height6'0" (1.83m)
SpouseTiani Warden (m 1996 - 2001) , Judy Helkenberg (m 1968 - 1990)
PartnerSteffanie Sampson
ChildrenJake Busey , Luke Busey , Alectra Busey
ParentsDelmer Lloyd Busey , Sadie Virginia Arnett
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1979Academy AwardActor in a Leading RoleThe Buddy Holly StoryNominated
1979Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyThe Buddy Holly StoryNominated
1979British Academy of Film & Television ArtsMost Promising Newcomer to Leading Film RolesThe Buddy Holly StoryNominated