Red West

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 64
Robert Gene "Red" West 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.

Robert Gene "Red" West 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.

Birth Name

Robert Gene West

Born

Sunday, 08 March 1936

Died

Tuesday, 18 July 2017

Actor Filmography

Elvis Presley: The Searcher Self 2018
The Black Dove Detective Randall Hayward 2016
Rectify Taylor 2013
Safe Haven Roger 2013
Nashville Bar Owner 2012
At Any Price Cliff Whipple 2012
Memphis Beat Tim Mason 2010
Father of Invention Sam Bergman 2010
Goodbye Solo William 2009
Woman's Story Judge Ewing 2007
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Elvis Presley: The Searcher Self 2018
The Black Dove Detective Randall Hayward 2016
Rectify Taylor 2013
Safe Haven Roger 2013
Nashville Bar Owner 2012
At Any Price Cliff Whipple 2012
Memphis Beat Tim Mason 2010
Father of Invention Sam Bergman 2010
Goodbye Solo William 2009
Woman's Story Judge Ewing 2007
The Riches Earl Malone 2007
Glory Road Ross Moore 2006
Forty Shades of Blue Duigan 2005
Elvis by the Presleys Self 2005
Vampires Anonymous Tom Miller 2003
A Painted House Man discussing weather 2003
Above Suspicion Officer Ward 2000
Independent Lens William 1999
Cookie's Fortune Mr. Henderson 1999
I Still Know What You Did Last Summer Paulsen 1998
The Rainmaker Buddy Black 1997
The P.A.C.K. Sheriff Charlie Stone 1997
Her Hidden Truth Fireman Leon Sykes 1995
The Expert Judge 1995
Felony Chief Edwards 1994
Natural Born Killers Cowboy Sheriff 1994
From the Files of Joseph Wambaugh: A Jury of One 1992
The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag Judge 1992
Prey of the Chameleon Pritchard 1992
Raw Nerve Dave 1991
Road House Red Webster 1989
Billy the Kid Joe Grant 1989
Trapper County War George 1989
Once Upon a Texas Train Bates Boley 1988
Proud Men Cookie 1987
Houston Knights 1987
The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory Cockran 1987
Unsolved Mysteries Self 1987
The Twilight Zone Mr. Harris (segment "The Once and Future King") 1985
Hunter Body Shop Man 1984
Hard Knox Thomas 'Top' Tuttle 1984
Hardcastle and McCormick Paul Connors 1983
Blood Feud Violent Teamster 1983
The A-Team Lt. Trask, Red Avory, Sheriff Brooks, Sinclair 1983
Knight Rider Truck driver 1982
Simon & Simon Construction foreman Lou Harper, Frank Dawson 1981
The Fall Guy Ace Madden, Pete Williams, Poker Winner, Wild Bill Hillman 1981
The Greatest American Hero Blandin, Charley, Cliff 1981
Coach of the Year Superintendant Turner / Superintendent Turner 1980
Magnum, P.I. Billy Cockrell - Present Day, Bull 1980
Angel City Sud 1980
Tenspeed and Brown Shoe Sartain's Henchman 1980
Ramblin'Man Sheriff 1979
The Concrete Cowboys Sheriff 1979
The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo Sgt. Reynolds 1979
The Wild Wild West Revisited Henchman 1979
The Duke Sergeant Mick O'Brien 1979
Everyday Self 1978
Battlestar Galactica Marco 1978
Quincy M.E. John Culligan, Trucker Harwood 1976
Black Sheep Squadron Sgt. Micklin, Mechanic Sergeant Andy Micklin 1976
Walking Tall Part II Sheriff Tanner 1975
Framed Mallory 1975
The Six Million Dollar Man Owner, Rick 1974
Walking Tall Sheriff Tanner 1973
Elvis on Tour Self 1972
The Rookies Phil, Wallace 1972
Adventures of Nick Carter Thug #1 1972
Elvis: That's the Way It Is Friend) / Self (Bodyguard / Memphis Mafia 1970
Live a Little, Love a Little Newspaper Vendor 1968
Clambake Ice Cream Vendor 1967
Mannix Thug, Arlan, Dundee, Johnny Feigen 1967
Hondo Townsman 1967
Spinout Shorty's Pit Crew 1966
Mission: Impossible Leonard, Sparring Partner 1966
The Navy vs. the Night Monsters Navy Fireman 1966
Paradise, Hawaiian Style Rusty 1966
Harum Scarum Assassin 1965
Get Smart Balinkov 1965
The Wild Wild West Henchman, Thug, 3rd Guard, Brawler in Bedroom, Carl, Chuck, Cortez Henchman, Deputy, Dock Heavy, Gong Man / Henchman, Guard, Heavy #1, Heavy, Henchman in Boat, Henchman in Top Hat, Hinterstoisser Henchman, Hooded Attacker, Jack Klaxton, Lab Guard, Legion Member, Maberly, Man #1, Pistolero, Roy, Saloon Brawler / Gambler 1965
Tickle Me Mabel's Boyfriend 1965
Girl Happy Extra in Kit Kat Club 1965
John Goldfarb, Please Come Home! Football Player 1965
Roustabout Carnival Worker 1964
The Americanization of Emily Soldier 1964
Shock Treatment Orderly 1964
Viva Las Vegas Son of Lone Star State 1964
Fun in Acapulco Poolside Guest 1963
Palm Springs Weekend Card Player 1963
Arrest and Trial Courtroom Spectator 1963
The Lieutenant Marine 1963
It Happened at the World's Fair Fred 1963
Girls! Girls! Girls! Bongo-Playing Crewman on Tuna Boat 1962
Two for the Seesaw Party Guest 1962
Kid Galahad Opponent 1962
Follow That Dream Bank Guard 1962
Blue Hawaii Party Guest 1961
Wild in the Country Hank Tyler 1961
Flaming Star Indian 1960
Tall Story Basketball Player / Student 1960
Ice Palace Train Passenger 1960
Journey to the Center of the Earth Bearded Man at Newspaper Stand / University Student 1959
Bonanza Townsman 1959
Peter Gunn Sheriff 1958
The Californians Barfly 1957
Maverick Hotel Doorman 1957
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