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Det. Buddy Russo (Character)
from The French Connection (1971)

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The French Connection -- A pair of NYC cops in the Narcotics Bureau stumble onto a drug smuggling job with a French connection.
The French Connection -- Interview: Gene Hackman "on filming the car scene"

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Det. Buddy Russo is based on real life NYPD Detective Sonny Grosso... See more »
Alternate Names:
Buddy Russo / Det. Buddy 'Cloudy' Russo


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  1. The French Connection (1971) Played by Roy Scheider (as Buddy Russo)
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  1. Twentieth Century Fox: The Blockbuster Years (2000) (TV) Played by Roy Scheider (as Buddy Russo)

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From The French Connection (1971)
Jimmy 'Popeye' Doyle: That's the third time he's come here this week. Got anything on this building?
Buddy "Cloudy" Russo: The building's clean. I checked the tenant list. Remember Don Ameche, the actor? He lives here.
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