Saturday, June 19, 2010
Happy 60th Birthday Ray Lovelock
Raymond Lovelock was born on June 19, 1950 in Rome, Italy. His mother was Italian and his father British who met during the Allied occupation of Italy during World War II. During college he supplemented his income by working as an extra in commercials and films. He also performed in a band with Tomás Milián where he was discovered by a talent agent. Through his friendship with Milián his first film appearance was as Evan Templer in “Django Kill” (1966). Since then he's made a career as a reliable character actor in fims among which are “Fiddler on the Roof”, “Oasis of Fear” (1971), “Almost Human” (1974), “The Cassandra Crossing” (1976), “The Greatest Battle” (1978) and “The Last House on the Beach” (1978). He also appeared in another Euro-western as Edmond Greene in “The Return of the Coyote” (1997). Ray is the father of assistant director Francesca Ramona Lovelock. Today we celebrate Ray Lovelock's 60th birthday.