The Buddy Holly Story Trailer

The Buddy Holly Story Trailer (1978)

"His Story Will Have You Singing, Laughing, Crying, Cheering And Stomping Your Feet." 18 May 1978 Drama 113 mins

A film about the life and career of the early rock and roll star.

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Gary Busey

as Buddy Holly

Don Stroud

as Jesse Charles

Charles Martin Smith

as Ray Bob Simmons

Conrad Janis

as Ross Turner

Maria Richwine

as Maria Elena

Amy Johnston

as Cindy Lou

Dick O'Neill

as Sol Gittler (as Dick O'Neil)

Fred Travalena

as Madman Mancuso

Neva Patterson

as Mrs. Holly

Arch Johnson

as Mr. Holly

John F. Goff

as T.J. (as John Goff)

Gloria Irizarry

as Mrs. Santiago

Jody Berry

as Engineer Sam

Richard Kennedy

as Preacher

Jim Beach

as Wilson


Steve Rash


International Releases Dates

United States 18 May 1978

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