We all remember Klaus Kinski’s performance in “For a Few
Dollars More” (1965) as Juan Wild. For a time Sergio Leone considered American
actor Henry Silva for the role. Silva would later appear as Garcia Mendez in
“The Hills Run Red” (1966).
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.