Antonio Spitzer Ysbert, better known as Tony Isbert, was born into an acting family on December 5, 1950. His grandfather was actor José Isbert [1886-1966] and his mother is actress María Isbert [1917- ]. Tony has been acting on stage, film and television since the mid 1960s. He became well known for his appearance as Daniel Rey in the 1969 film “Carola de día, Carola de noche”. Tony has appeared in over 60 films and is still seen occasionally today on TV. Along the way he made one Euro-western “The Return of El Coyote” (1998) and appeared in two Euro-western TV series and films: “The New Zorro” with Duncan Regehr (1990-1991) and “Outlaw Justice” (1999) with Kris Kristofferson and Willie Nelson. Today we celebrate Tony Isbert’s 60th birthday.
Born in Toledo, Ohio in 1946 I have a BA degree in American History from Cal St. Northridge. I've been researching the American West and western films since the early 1980s and visiting filming sites in Spain and the U.S.A. Elected a member of the Spaghetti Western Hall of Fame 2010.