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Red Rodney (1927–1994)

Red Rodney was born on September 27, 1927 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for Bird (1988), Follow That Music (1947) and Floor Show (1948). He died on May 27, 1994 in Boynton Beach, Florida, USA. See full bio »

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 1947 Follow That Music (Short)
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 1988 Bird (performer: "Reno Jam Session", "Jewish Wedding", "One For Red", "Now's The Time")
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 1988 Bird (special thanks)
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 1991 Slim's Jazz (TV Movie documentary)
 1989 The Bird: Charlie 'Bird' Parker, 1920-1955 (TV Mini Series documentary)
- Just Friends (1989) ... Self
 1949 Floor Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.9 (1949) ... Self

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Did You Know?


When touring with Charlie Parker in the American South he went by the stage name of "Albino Red", because many municipalities had regulations against mixed-race performance ensembles. See more »


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