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

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The Buddy Holly Story -- Gary Busey stars as the archetypal rock star Buddy Holly.

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


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  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. Night Fifty (2008) Played by Ryan Mahon
  6. 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)
  7. "Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King"
        - You Know They Got a Hell of a Band (2006) TV episode, Played by Kristian Schmid
  8. "Crossing Jordan"
        - Is That Plutonium in Your Pocket, or Are You Just Happy to See Me? (2004) TV episode, Played by Patrick Fabian
  9. "Clone High"
    ... aka "Clone High U.S.A." - USA (promotional title)
        - Plane Crazy: Gate Expectations (2002) TV episode, Played by Neil Flynn

  10. Mr. Rock 'n' Roll: The Alan Freed Story (1999) (TV) Played by Joe W. Davis
    ... aka "Mr. Rock and Roll" - USA (alternative title)
  11. "Stars in Their Eyes"
        - Episode #10.8 (1999) TV episode, Played by Alan Clennall
        - Episode #2.2 (1991) TV episode, Played by Marc Robinson
  12. Nothing Like a Royal Show (1990) (TV) Played by Paul Hipp

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

  18. The Buddy Holly Story (1978) Played by Gary Busey (as Charles Hardin 'Buddy' Holly)

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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.
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