Monday, February 15, 2010
Remembering Roberto Rey
Roberto Colás Iglesias was born on February 15, 1905 in Valparaiso, Chile. Taking the stage name of Roberto Rey he appeared in his first film “Madrid en el año 2000” (1925) directed by Manuel Noriega. He would go on to make over 50+ films among them one Eurowestern “Gunfighters of Casa Grande” as Don Castellar de Verdugo in 1963. Roberto Rey died of a heart attack on May 30, 1972 in Madrid Spain. We remember him today on what would have been his 105th birthday.