Gary Busey

Profession: Actor
Gary Busey
Real name: William Gary Busey
Birthdate: June 29, 1944
Age: 76 years
Country: United States United States
Horoscope: Cancer


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Gary Busey Nominations & Awards

Academy Awards

 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED

Golden Globes Awards

 - Best Leading Actor - Comedy or Musical NOMINATED


 - Most Outstanding Newcomer to Film NOMINATED

Los Angeles Film Critics Association

 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED

New York Film Critics Circle

 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED
William Gary Busey is an American Actor. He has nominated for an Academy Awards, an Golden Globes Awards and an BAFTA Awards. He's known for Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974), A Star Is Born (1976) and Lethal Weapon (1987).

All Movies of Gary Busey

  • The Last Sharknado: It's About Time (TV)
    All is lost, or is it? Fin unlocks the time-traveling power of the Sharknados in order to save the world and resurrect his family. In his quest, Fin fights Nazis, dinosaurs, knights, and even takes a ride on Noah’s Ark. This tim...
    United States  2018
  • Entourage
    Movie star Vincent Chase, together with his boys Eric, Turtle, and Johnny, are back - and back in business with super agent-turned-studio head Ari Gold on a risky project that will serve as Vince's directorial debut.
    United States  2015
  • Lizzie
    Lizzie, a young woman with amnesia, slowly comes to realise that she may have been responsible for the horrific murder of her parents. After returning to the family home, Lizzie has terrifying flashbacks to her childhood, and come...
    United States  2012
  • Piranha 3DD
    Having awoken from their spring break extravaganza at Lake Victoria, the swarm heads upstream where they look to make a meal out of Big Wet, a local water park where when it comes to fun, nobody does it wetter! Though they came to...
    United States  2012
  • Blizhniy Boy: The Ultimate Fighter
    The son of a rich businessman who has ties with the Russian mob. But the mob sets up his family and forced the young guy at fighting in martial arts tournament.
    Character: Wizard
    United States  2007
  • Chasing Ghosts
    In this mysterious film noir thriller, a serial killer targeting the city's mobsters taunts police with clues and photos left behind at the crime scenes. A veteran cop (Michael Madsen) takes on a rookie partner hoping to crack one...
    United States  2005
  • Into the West (TV Miniseries)
    The story of the opening of the American West is given epic treatment in this 12-hour original limited series INTO THE WEST, produced by TNT in association with DreamWorks Television and executive producer Steven Spielberg. This d...
    Character:  Johnny Fox 1 episode, 2005
    United States  2005
  • Latin Dragon
    In the grand tradition of the lone hero who mysteriously appears in a town desperate for help (think "Shane, "Billy Jack", "James Bond" and "Chinese Connection"), having survived a war and now se...
    United States  2004
  • Slap Shot 2: Breaking the Ice
    With the original Hanson Brothers still on the same minor league ice hockey team, the Chiefs are sold to a new owner who gives them a female coach and puts them in a league in which they are to be regularly humiliated by an opposi...
    Character: Richmond Claremont
    United States  2002
  • No Tomorrow
    A major arms deal is going down, and 3 seperate characters are desperately trying to get in on it. Each is either a true career criminal, out for personal profit or an undercover agent, intercepting to elevate a CV. Everyone is pl...
    United States  1999
  • Universal Soldier II: Brothers in Arms (TV)
    After the terrible events of the original Universal Soldier testings, the budget has been slashed by the government. Under the orders of a CIA director, a gang of mercenaries take control of the new line of Universal Soldiers and ...
    Canada  1998
  • Soldier
    Talk about your bad day at the office. Sure, some people have been downsized or made redundant, but usually the thing that's replacing you isn't also trying to kill you. That's the premise of this movie about a genetically-enginee...
    Character: Church
    United States  1998
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
    An adaptation of Hunter S. Thompson's novel of the same name. The film details a whacky search for the "American Dream", by Thompson and his crazed, Samoan lawyer. Fueled by the massive amount of drugs they purchased wit...
    Character: Highway Patrolman
    United States  1998
  • Lost Highway
    Saxophonist Fred Madison and his wife Renee are troubled by a series of videotapes left at their door that show someone entering their house and filming them while they sleep. Then Fred receives a videotape of himself standing ove...
    Character: Bill Dayton
    United States  1997
  • Rough Riders (TV)
    In 1898 the US government decided to intervene on the side of the Cuban rebels in their struggle against Spanish rule. Assistant Navy Secretary Theodore Roosevelt decides to experience the war first hand by promoting and joining a...
    United States  1997
  • Carried Away
    Joseph Svenden is a middle-aged schoolteacher who lives on a farm with his dying mother. In his simple life there are no excitements, even in long-time relationship with a widow. However, when 17-year old beauty enrolls in his cla...
    United States  1996
  • Black Sheep
    Chris Farley plays the disaster-prone brother of a gubernatorial candidate (Tim Matheson) in Washington State. Though he is well meaning, the havoc he creates on the campaign trail is drawing press attention, so a snotty aide (Dav...
    Character: Drake Sabitch
    United States  1996
  • Drop Zone
    When U.S. marshals Pete Nessip (Wesley Snipes) and his brother, Terry (Malcolm Jamal Warner), escort Earl Leedy (Michael Jeter), a criminal computer hacker, on a flight headed straight to federal prison, little do they expect terr...
    United States  1994
  • Rookie of the Year
    When an accident miraculously gives a boy an incredibly powerful pitching arm, he becomes a major league pitcher for the Chicago Cubs.
    United States  1993
  • The Firm
    Mitch McDeere (Tom Cruise) is a young man with a promising future in Law. About to sit his Bar exam, he is approached by 'The Firm' and made an offer he doesn't refuse. Seduced by the money and gifts showered on him, he is totally...
    United States  1993
  • Under Siege
    Action hero Steven Seagal stars as former Navy SEAL Casey Ryback in this high-octane action thriller set aboard the battleship "USS Missouri." A hero with a mind of his own, Casey has been demoted to ship's cook for insu...
    United States  1992
  • Point Break
    Johnny Utah (Keanu Reeves) is a Special Agent for the FBI. Utah gets partnered with Angelo Pappas (Gary Busey) an experienced agent who is more than committed to his work. The two are asked to investigate the number of robberies c...
    Character: Pappas
    United States  1991
  • Predator 2
    This special effects-heavy science fiction sequel moves the action from the first film's Amazon forest to the urban jungle of L.A. Danny Glover stars as Lt. Mike Harrigan, an LAPD detective baffled by his latest case, the ritualis...
    United States  1990
  • Hider in the House
    A deranged man, Tom Sykes, hides out in the attic while an unsuspecting couple (Rogers & McKean) and their family carry on their life in the house below. Once Tom stops just hiding out and becomes involved with the family and,...
    United States  1989
  • Lethal Weapon
    The first in a series of four Lethal Weapons. Mel Gibson plays an emotionally off-balanced undercover cop. His partner, Danny Glover, is good valued family man. The two opposite personalities become embroiled in a series of tense ...
    Character: Joshua
    United States  1987
  • Eye of the Tiger
    Gary Busey plays Buck, a former Vietnam veteran/ex-con recently released from the state prison. He returns to the small Midwest town where he grew up only to discover the place overrun by a large motorcycle gang bent on causing tr...
    United States  1986
  • Silver Bullet
    The small town of Tarker's Mill was a place that was very peaceful, where nothing ever happened. Until one night, murders begin. The town people believe its some maniac killer on the loose and intend to hunt the man down. Marty, a...
    Character: Uncle Red
    United States  1985
  • Insignificance
    Four 1950's cultural icons (Albert Einstein, Marilyn Monroe, Joe DiMaggio and Senator Joseph MacCarthy) who conceivably could have met and probably didn't, fictionally do in this modern fable of post-WWII America. Visually intrigu...
    United Kingdom  1985
  • D.C. Cab
    The tale of a hapless group of cabbies and a rundown cab company owned by Harold. Albert comes to town with a dream of starting his own cab company but needs to motivate Harold's employees to want to make something out of themselv...
    United States  1983
  • Carny
    A carnival comes to a small town. Eighteen year old Donna meets Frankie and Patch, two carnival hustlers. They earn their living by mercilessly taunting spectators to try to dump one of them into the water by throwing balls. Donna...
    Character: Frankie
    United States  1980
  • Big Wednesday
    The lives of some California surfers from the early '60s to the '70s.
    Character: Leroy Smith
    United States  1978
  • The Buddy Holly Story
    The musical career of Buddy Holly is chronicled, from the days when "Peggy Sue" was "Cindy Lou," a song about his first girlfriend, to the meteoric run of "That'll Be The Day" up the charts, to his ma...
    United States  1978
  • A Star Is Born
    Rock star John Norman (Kris Kristofferson) has seen his popularity dwindle and he has difficulties keeping promises to his agent or journalists. He meets the young singer Esther (Barbra Streisand) and helps her to get a contract w...
    Character: Bobbie Ritchie
    United States  1976
  • The Execution of Private Slovik (TV)
    The story of Eddie Slovik, who was executed by the Army in 1945, the only American soldier to be executed for desertion since the Civil War.
    United States  1974
  • The Law (TV)
    An examination of the workings of a big city's legal system as seen through the eyes of people involved in a sensational murder trial.
    United States  1974
  • Thunderbolt and Lightfoot
    As much an eccentric character study as a road movie, Michael Cimino's directorial debut follows the adventures of a quartet of misfits in their life of crime. Retired thief Thunderbolt (Clint Eastwood) and sweet drifter Lightfoot...
    Character: Curly (as Garey Busey)
    United States  1974
  • Hex
    Set in rural Nebraska following the First World War, six veterans on motorcycles ride into the sleepy little town of Bingo. The locals are friendly until one of the vets beats a local kid in a drag race, after which the six are dr...
    United States  1973