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Gene Anthony Ray (1962–2003)

Born on May 24, 1962, in Harlem. Attended Julia Richmond High School, where he performed in a dance class, and later auditioned for Louis Falco, the choreographer for the film, Fame (1980). Actually attended New York's "High School of the Performing Arts" for a year, before being kicked out. He was, therefore, perfectly cast as "Leroy" in the film... See full bio »

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Guest star in the Italian Sunday TV show "Buona Domenica". In a few weeks he will start a tour in discos around Italy. See more »

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2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Gene Ray


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Born in Harlem, he landed the part of "Leroy" in Alan Parker's film, Fame (1980), when he was 17, after skipping school to go to the auditions. See more »

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