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Red West played in 4 movies in the Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller, Sport, Mystery genres.
Red West got succeed with average imdb rating 5.6.
Father of John Boyd West.
Former bodyguard of Elvis Presley. He wrote the tell all book "Elvis What Happened?" about the King along with other bodyguards, shortly before Presley died.
Cousin of Elvis Presley's bodyguard, Del 'Sonny' West.
Was played by his own son, John Boyd West, in the "Quantum Leap" (1989) episode "Memphis Melody - July 3, 1954" and Elvis (2005) (TV).
Co-wrote the song "If Every Day Was Like Christmas". Recorded by West's friend Elvis Presley in 1966, it became almost as strongly identified with Elvis as his earlier Holiday hit, "Blue Christmas", and is regarded as a standard today.
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