IMDb > Buddy Holly (Character)
Buddy Holly
Top Links
main detailsbiographyby votesphoto galleryquotes
by yearby typeby ratingsby votesby TV seriesby genreby keyword
Did You Know?
photo galleryquotes

Buddy Holly (Character)
from The Buddy Holly Story (1978)

The content of this page was created by users. It has not been screened or verified by IMDb staff.
Photos (See all 8 | slideshow)

Edit Photos

There may be more photos available for this character. To select more photos to be displayed in this character's gallery, click the Edit Photos link.


Charles Hardin Holley (September 7, 1936 - February 3... See more »
Alternate Names:


   Edit Credits
There may be more credits available for this character. To edit the credits displayed or to add more credits to this character's filmography, click the Edit Credits link.
Jump to filmography: Archive Footage
  1. Manson Family Vacation (2015) Played by Matt Bennett
  2. The Hipster Games: Blowing Smoke (2013) Played by Matt Cook
  3. Lives and Deaths of the Poets (2011) Played by Gordon Gantt
  4. Stan & Stan's Excellent Dogfish Head Adventure (2011) Played by Andy Schoeb
  5. The Day the Music Died (2010) Played by Guy Kent (as Buddy)

  6. Night Fifty (2008) Played by Ryan Mahon
  7. Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007) Played by Frankie Muniz
    ... aka "Walk Hard" - USA (short title)
    ... aka "Walk Hard: American Cox, the Unbearably Long, Self-Indulgent Director's Cut" - USA (director's cut)
  8. "Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King"
        - You Know They Got a Hell of a Band (2006) TV episode, Played by Kristian Schmid
  9. "Crossing Jordan"
        - Is That Plutonium in Your Pocket, or Are You Just Happy to See Me? (2004) TV episode, Played by Patrick Fabian
  10. "Clone High"
    ... aka "Clone High U.S.A." - USA (promotional title)
        - Plane Crazy: Gate Expectations (2002) TV episode, Played by Neil Flynn

  11. Mr. Rock 'n' Roll: The Alan Freed Story (1999) (TV) Played by Joe W. Davis
    ... aka "Mr. Rock and Roll" - USA (alternative title)
  12. Pulp Fiction (1994) Played by Steve Buscemi
  13. Nothing Like a Royal Show (1990) (TV) Played by Paul Hipp

  14. "Quantum Leap"
        - How the Tess Was Won - August 5, 1956 (1989) TV episode, Played by Scott Fults
  15. "Screen Two"
        - Words of Love (1989) TV episode, Played by Pancho Russell
  16. La Bamba (1987) Played by Marshall Crenshaw
  17. Munchies (1987) Played by Scott Sherk
  18. "The Young Ones"
        - Oil (1982) TV episode, Played by Ronnie Golden

  19. The Buddy Holly Story (1978) Played by Gary Busey (as Buddy)
Archive Footage:
  1. The Day the Music Died (2010) Played by David Bull

Additional Details


Fun Stuff

From The Buddy Holly Story (1978)
Buddy Holly: Boo!
Maria Elena Holly: Oh you scared me half to death!
Buddy Holly: Where're ya goin?
Maria Elena Holly: I'm working
Buddy Holly: Have you been getting anything special in the mail lately?
Maria Elena Holly: Yes and I don't mean to be rude Buddy but I just don't want to encourage you.
Buddy Holly: Why not?
Maria Elena Holly: There's no point going into it, just take my word. I think you're very sweet and thank you for the roses but now you're about to ask me out and I...
Buddy Holly: Wait, just wait a minute, just wait a minute, let me explain one thing to you. I have never, ever chased after a girl before in my life and it feels funny to me. Now if you're not gonna go out with me I wanna know why. You do like me don't you?
Maria Elena Holly: Yeah, I'm fond of you.
See more »

You may correct errors and omissions on this page directly. Clicking the 'Update' button will take you through a step-by-step process.