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Perry R. Russo (1941–1995)

Perry R. Russo was born on May 14, 1941 as Perry Raymond Russo. He is known for his work on JFK (1991), The JFK Assassination: The Jim Garrison Tapes (1992) and The JFK Conspiracy (1992). He died on August 16, 1995 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. See full bio »


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JFK Angry Bar Patron
The JFK Assassination: The Jim Garrison Tapes
The JFK Assassination: The Jim Garrison Tapes Himself - Garrison's Key Witness
The JFK Conspiracy


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 1991 JFK
Angry Bar Patron
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 1991 JFK (technical advisor - as Perry Russo)
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 1992 Beyond 'JFK': The Question of Conspiracy (TV Movie documentary)
Himself, prosecution witness at the Shaw Trial (as Perry Russo)
 1992 The JFK Assassination: The Jim Garrison Tapes (Documentary)
Himself - Garrison's Key Witness (as Perry Russo)
 1992 The JFK Conspiracy (TV Movie documentary)
 1967 The JFK Conspiracy: The Case of Jim Garrison (TV Movie documentary)
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 2007 Oswald's Ghost (Documentary)
 1969 I due Kennedy (Documentary)

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Russo was one of Jim Garrison's primary sources of information during the real JFK investigation. It was Russo who told Garrison of the party at which Ferrie and Shaw discussed the assassination. The character Willie O'Keefe is a composite of several real persons including Russo.

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