Red West Net Worth

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Red West Net Worth is
$6 Million

Mini Biography

Robert “Crimson” Gene Western was a good friend of Elvis Presley and an associate of Presley’s internal circle, referred to as “The Memphis Mafia”. He 1st fulfilled Elvis in senior high school, where he was a yr behind him. Western played soccer for the Memphis Tigers senior high school football group, boxed in the Golden Gloves and performed soccer for Jones Junior University playing center. West lived along with his mom, Lois Western, in the Harm Housing task in Memphis. Western became Elvis’s personal drivers in traveling Elvis and music group users Scotty Moore, Expenses Black and later on D.J. Fontana to different towns in the South for live looks from 1955 to 1956. Western served in america Sea Corps from 1956 to past due 1958 and was stationed in Norfolk, Virginia, which allowed him in which to stay connection with Elvis. On August 14, 1958, West’s estranged dad, Newton Thomas Western, passed away, the same day time as Elvis’ mom, Gladys Presley. After Elvis’ release from the united states Military in 1960, Western was employed as you of Elvis’ bodyguards. Over time Elvis bought Western several automobiles as he became a world-famous superstar. Western world also became a film stuntman and appeared in 16 of Elvis’ movies in the 1960s, usually using extras or little bit and helping parts. Western world married among Elvis’ secretaries, Pat Western world, on July 1, 1961. A guy of many abilities, Western world became a songwriter for music that Elvis, Pat Boone, Ricky Nelson and Johnny Streams recorded, like the traditional tune “Split Methods” for Elvis, which gained a BMI Award. As well as the Elvis films, Western world made an appearance in three Robert Conrad Television series The Crazy Wild Western world (1965), Dark Sheep Squadron (1976) as well as the Duke (1979). Through the 1970s Western world, his cousin Del ‘Sonny’ Western world and ‘Dave Hebler’ offered as Elvis’ bodyguards, responsible for his daily transport and, specifically, in keeping weirdo, or possibly dangerous, fans from him. On July 13, 1976, Vernon Presley, Elvis’ father, fired Western world, Sonny Western world and Hebler after criticizing what he thought to be their heavy-handed tactics. The three of these collaborated on the reserve about their lives as Elvis’ bodyguards, that was released just fourteen days before Elvis’ loss of life in 1977. Western world has since ongoing his performing and songwriting professions.

Known for movies

1Knew Julie London very well.
2Longtime best friends with Robert Conrad.
3Starring as "Ross Moore" in the blockbuster movie Glory Road (2006). [February 2006]
4Was considered for the role of Captain Spaulding in House of 1000 Corpses (2003).
5Co-wrote the song "If Every Day Was Like Christmas". Recorded by West's friend Elvis Presley in 1966, it became almost as strongly identified with Elvis as his earlier Holiday hit, "Blue Christmas", and is regarded as a standard today.
6Was played by his own son, John Boyd West, in the Quantum Leap (1989) episode, Quantum Leap: Memphis Melody - July 3, 1954 (1993), and Elvis (2005).
7Cousin of Elvis Presley's bodyguard, Del 'Sonny' West.
8Former bodyguard of Elvis Presley. He wrote the tell all book "Elvis What Happened?" about the King along with other bodyguards, shortly before Presley died.
9Father of John Boyd West.


Nashville2015TV Series
The Last Generation to Die2015ShortPaul
Rectify2014TV SeriesTaylor
Safe Haven2013/IRoger
At Any Price2012Cliff Whipple
The Black Dove2012Detective Hayward
Memphis Beat2011TV SeriesTim Mason
Father of Invention2010Sam Bergman
Goodbye Solo2008William
The Riches2007TV SeriesEarl Malone
Glory Road2006Ross Moore
Forty Shades of Blue2005Duigan
Almost Made2004Red Rodgers
Vampires Anonymous2003Tom Miller
A Painted House2003TV MovieMan discussing weather (uncredited)
Woman's Story2000Judge Ewing
Above Suspicion2000Officer Ward
Cookie's Fortune1999Mr. Henderson
I Still Know What You Did Last Summer1998Paulsen
The Rainmaker1997Buddy Black
The P.A.C.K.1997Sheriff Charlie Stone
Her Hidden Truth1995TV MovieFireman Leon Sykes
The Expert1995Judge
Felony1994Chief Edwards
Natural Born Killers1994Cowboy Sheriff
From the Files of Joseph Wambaugh: A Jury of One1992TV Movie
The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag1992Judge
Prey of the Chameleon1992Pritchard
Raw Nerve1991Dave
Hunter1991TV SeriesBody Shop Man
The Legend of Grizzly Adams1990Bodine
Trapper County War1989George
Road House1989Red Webster
Billy the Kid1989TV Movie
Once Upon a Texas Train1988TV MovieBates Boley
Houston Knights1987TV Series
Proud Men1987TV MovieCookie
Simon & Simon1981-1987TV SeriesConstruction foreman Lou Harper / Frank Dawson
The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory1987TV MovieCockran
The A-Team1983-1986TV SeriesSheriff Brooks / Red Avory / Sinclair / ...
The Twilight Zone1986TV SeriesMr. Harris (segment "The Once and Future King")
Charley Hannah1986TV MovieDavid 'OO' Buck
The Fall Guy1982-1986TV SeriesWinner / Wild Bill Hillman / Pete Williams / ...
Magnum, P.I.1981-1985TV SeriesBilly Cockrell - Present Day / Bull
Hardcastle and McCormick1984TV SeriesPaul Connors
Hard Knox1984TV MovieThomas 'Top' Tuttle
Blood Feud1983TV MovieViolent Teamster
The Greatest American Hero1981-1983TV SeriesCharley / Blandin / Cliff
Knight Rider1982TV SeriesTruck driver
Will: The Autobiography of G. Gordon Liddy1982TV MovieKaworski
Quincy M.E.1979-1981TV SeriesTrucker Harwood / John Culligan
Coach of the Year1980TV MovieSuperintendant Turner
Angel City1980TV MovieSud
Tenspeed and Brown Shoe1980TV Series
The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo1980TV SeriesSgt. Reynolds
Concrete Cowboys1979TV SeriesSheriff
The Wild Wild West Revisited1979TV MovieBarfly (uncredited)
The Duke1979TV SeriesSergeant Mick O'Brien
Battlestar Galactica1978TV SeriesMarco
Black Sheep Squadron1977-1978TV SeriesSgt. Micklin Mechanic Sergeant Andy Micklin
The Six Million Dollar Man1975-1976TV SeriesRick / Owner
The Rookies1976TV SeriesWallace
Walking Tall Part II1975Sheriff Tanner
Mannix1968-1975TV SeriesThug / Dundee / Johnny Feigen / ...
Walking Tall1973Sheriff Tanner
The Wild Wild West1967-1969TV SeriesHenchman / Thug / Heavy / ...
Something for a Lonely Man1968TV MovieTownsman (uncredited)
Live a Little, Love a Little1968Newspaper Vendor (uncredited)
Mission: Impossible1968TV SeriesLeonard / Sparring Partner
Clambake1967Ice Cream Vendor (uncredited)
Get Smart1967TV SeriesBalinkov
Spinout1966Shorty's Pit Crew (uncredited)
The Navy vs. the Night Monsters1966Navy Fireman (uncredited)
Paradise, Hawaiian Style1966Rusty (uncredited)
Harum Scarum1965Assassin (uncredited)
Tickle Me1965Mabel's Boyfriend (uncredited)
Girl Happy1965Extra in Kit Kat Club (uncredited)
John Goldfarb, Please Come Home!1965Football Player (uncredited)
Roustabout1964Carnival Worker (uncredited)
The Americanization of Emily1964Soldier (uncredited)
Shock Treatment1964Orderly (uncredited)
Viva Las Vegas1964Son of Lone Star State (uncredited)
Fun in Acapulco1963Poolside Guest (uncredited)
Palm Springs Weekend1963Card Player (uncredited)
It Happened at the World's Fair1963Fred (uncredited)
Girls! Girls! Girls!1962Bongo-Playing Crewman on Tuna Boat (uncredited)
Kid Galahad1962Opponent (uncredited)
Follow That Dream1962Bank Guard (uncredited)
Blue Hawaii1961Party Guest (uncredited)
Wild in the Country1961Hank Tyler (uncredited)
Flaming Star1960Indian (uncredited)
The Rebel1960TV SeriesTownsman
Peter Gunn1960TV SeriesSheriff
Maverick1960TV SeriesHotel Doorman
Bonanza1960TV SeriesTownsman
Journey to the Center of the Earth1959Bearded Man at Newspaper Stand / University Student (uncredited)


The Wild Wild WestTV Series stunts - 32 episodes, 1967 - 1969 stunt double - 2 episodes, 1967 - 1969
Live a Little, Love a Little1968stunts - uncredited
Double Trouble1967stunts - uncredited
Harum Scarum1965stunts - uncredited
Tickle Me1965stunts - uncredited
Spartacus1960stunts - uncredited


Kupetzky2006TV Series writer - 1 episode
Elvis by the Presleys2005TV Movie documentary writer: "Separate Ways"
Forty Shades of Blue2005performer: "Take Good Care of You"
The Ernie Sigley Show1974TV Series writer - 1 episode
Elvis on Tour1972Documentary writer: "Separate Ways"
The Wild Wild West1969TV Series performer - 1 episode
Shindig!1965TV Series writer - 1 episode
Hollywood a Go Go1965TV Series writer - 1 episode
Viva Las Vegas1964writer: "If You Think I Don't Need You" - as Bob "Red" West, uncredited


Quantum Leap1993TV Series technical advisor - 1 episode
Elvis on Tour1972Documentary assistant: Elvis Presley


I Thought You'd Be Bigger: The Making of 'Road House'2016Video documentary
Pretty Good for a Blind White Boy: The Music of 'Road House'2016Video documentaryHimself
Remembering Patrick Swayze2016Video documentaryHimself
Independent Lens2010TV Series documentaryWilliam
Everyday1978TV SeriesHimself
The Mike Douglas Show1977TV SeriesHimself - Bodyguard
Elvis on Tour1972DocumentaryHimself
Elvis: That's the Way It Is1970DocumentaryHimself (Bodyguard / Memphis Mafia / Friend)

Archive Footage

Elvis Presley: Hot Shots and Cool Clips Volume 32007Video documentaryHimself
Elvis Presley: Hot Shots and Cool Clips Volume 22007VideoHimself
Elvis by the Presleys2005TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
The Definitive Elvis: Elvis and Priscilla2002Video documentaryHimself
The Definitive Elvis: The Army Years2002Video documentaryHimself
The Definitive Elvis: The Hollywood Years - Part II: 1962-19692002Video documentaryHimself

Nominated Awards

2009VVFP AwardVillage Voice Film PollBest Supporting ActorGoodbye Solo (2008)


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