2 Interviews |
Russell Tamblyn | Rusty Tamblyn | Rasu Tanburin
5' 9" (1.75 m)
Did You Know?
[on his performance as "Riff" in West Side Story
(1961)] Life is so strange. "West Side Story" was one of the high points of my career. Yet, when I first saw it, I was really disappointed in how I came off. Since then, Fred Astaire
has told me how much he admired my dancing in it. Now I see it very differently.
Married three times; all his wives were involved in show business. Venetia Stevenson
was a film actress, British Elizabeth Kempton (born 1935) was a Vegas showgirl and present wife, Bonnie Tamblyn
, is a folk singer.
Has often played odd, slightly off-kilter characters