Red West

Born 1936
  • Actor, Stunt Performer, Songwriter
Robert Gene "Red" West is an American actor, film stuntman and songwriter. He was a close high school friend of rock and roll singer Elvis Presley. He is probably best known to American film audiences for his role as Red in Road House, alongside Patrick Swayze.

Red West Stats


: Robert Gene West, Robert "Red" Gene West, Robert Gene "Red" West, Red


: Actor, Stunt Performer, Songwriter


: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: 1936

Place of Birth

: Memphis

Red West Film Roles

  1. Road House
  2. Goodbye Solo
    Goodbye Solo
  3. Glory Road
    Ross Moore
  4. Coach of the Year
    Superintendant Turner
    Coach of the Year
  5. I Still Know What You Did Last Summer
  6. Prey of the Chameleon
  7. Felony
  8. Raw Nerve
  9. The Rainmaker
    Buddy Black
  10. Father of Invention
    Sam Bergman

Red West TV Starring Roles

  1. Black Sheep Squadron
    Black Sheep Squadron
  2. The Duke

Red West TV Guest Roles

  1. The Lost Warrior
  2. Knight of the Phoenix
    Knight of the Phoenix
  3. The White Lightning War
    The White Lightning War