Gary Busey

Gary Busey

American actor
William Gary Busey is an American actor. He portrayed 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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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Gary Busey, Pet Judge
Gary Busey, Pet Judge
2020
Camp Manna
Camp Manna
1h 31min
2018
Candiland
Candiland
1h 25min
2016
Confessions of a Womanizer
Confessions of a Womanizer
1h 30min
2014
Mamaboy
Mamaboy
PG-13
2h 4min
2016
Bikini Model Academy
Bikini Model Academy
1h 25min
2015
Bounty Killer
Bounty Killer
R
1h 32min
2013
Beyond the Ring
Beyond the Ring
PG-13
1h 26min
2008
Chasing the Dream
Chasing the Dream
1h 45min
2007
Maneater
Maneater
1h 28min
2007
Buy the Ticket, Take the Ride: Hunter S. Thompson on Film
Buy the Ticket, Take the Ride: Hunter S. Thompson on Film
2006
The Gingerdead Man
The Gingerdead Man
1h 10min
2005
Buckaroo: The Movie
Buckaroo: The Movie
PG-13
1h 35min
2005
Border Blues
Border Blues
R
1h 26min
2004
Latin Dragon
Latin Dragon
R
1h 41min
2004

AWARDS

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