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William Gary Busey

Birthplace: Goose Creek, Texas, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Delmer Lloyd Busey and Sadie Virginia Busey
Husband of Private
Ex-husband of Judy Busey
Father of Jake Busey

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About Gary Busey

William Gary Busey (/ˈbjuːsi/; born June 29, 1944)[2] is an American actor. He has appeared in over 150 films, including Lethal Weapon (1987), Predator 2 (1990), Point Break (1991), Under Siege (1992), The Firm (1993), Carried Away (1996), Black Sheep (1996), Lost Highway (1997), Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998), The Gingerdead Man (2005) and Piranha 3DD (2012). Busey also made guest appearances on shows such as Gunsmoke, Walker, Texas Ranger, Law & Order, Scrubs, and Entourage.

For portraying Buddy Holly in The Buddy Holly Story (1978), Busey was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor and won the National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor. In 2014, he lampooned his public image through a series of advertisements for Amazon Fire TV.


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Gary Busey's Timeline

June 29, 1944
Goose Creek, Texas, United States
June 15, 1971
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States