Gary Busey is an American film and stage actor and artist, with a net worth of -$500 thousand. Gary Busey built his net worth from acting in such well-known films as The Buddy Holly Story, The Firm, Lost Highway, Point Break and Black Sheep but has recently fallen on difficult financial times. He has also appeared on several TV shows including Gunsmoke, Walker, Texas Ranger, Law & Order, and Entourage. Born in Goose Creek, Texas, he started as a drummer in The Rubber Band, and performed on several Leon Russell recordings.
On February 6th 2012, Gary Busey filed for chapter 7 bankruptcy protection in California claiming to be more than $500,000 in debt. In the filings Busey states that he has less than $50,000 in real assets and roughly $500,000 – $1 million in debt to various parties including the IRS, Wells Fargo, UCLA Medical Center and others.