Kenny Rogers as The Gambler (also known as The Gambler) is a 1980 American made-for-television western film directed by Dick Lowry.The film premiered on CBS on April 8, 1980. It was loosely based on the Grammy-winning Kenny Rogers song of the same name, and stars the singer as Brady Hawkes, a gambler trying to reunite with a son he never knew, played by Ronnie Scribner.
Kenny Rogers as The Gambler, Part III: The Legend Continues (1987) Western; Brady Hawkes and Billy Montana join forces once again in this new adventure. This time around their goal is to help the Sioux fight the government and get the supplies they need.
Kenny Rogers sold tens of millions of records, won three Grammys and was the star of TV movies based on The Gambler and other smash-hit songs, making him a superstar in the 1970s and 80s.When first telecast on April 8, 1980, this made-for-TV movie was titled Kenny Rogers as The Gambler. Jim Byrnes' teleplay is loosely inspired by Rogers' Grammy award-winning song. Rogers plays.Kenny Rogers stars as Brady Hawkes, as the titular gambler, embarks on a journey to meet a son he never knew after the latter sends him a letter. Along the way, Brady meets Billy Montana (Bruce Boxleitner) and the two become friends. Billy (while trying to help Brady in his quest) fancies himself as a professional poker player on his own. Although Billy makes mistakes along the way (some of.
After receiving a letter from his son asking for his help, a father sets out on a trek to him. Along the way, he befriends a boastful young man.Read More
The Gambler is a series of American TV movies starring Kenny Rogers as Brady Hawkes, a fictional old-west gambler. The character was inspired by Rogers' hit song The Gambler. There are five movies in the series. The first four are directed by Dick Lowry while the last was directed by Jack Bender.Read More
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The Gambler (TV Movie 1980) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.Read More
The Gambler features the famed singer-songwriter Kenny Rogers in a tale of the Old West inspired by one of his most beloved songs. Rogers plays Brady Hawkes, a card shark on a journey to find the son he never knew. Also features Bruce Boxleitner, Clu Gulager, Christine Belford, and Lee Purcell.Read More
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The Best Uses of Kenny Rogers Songs in Movies or TV Tom 2 years ago It’s kind of funny to think that Kenny Rogers, who’s been a country star for a long time now, was once into psychedelic rock.Read More
The song spawned a hit TV movie of the same name and several more sequels featuring Rogers as professional gambler Brady Hawkes, and led to a lengthy side career for Rogers as a TV actor and host.Read More
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