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La Bamba (24-Jul-1987)

Director: Luis Valdez

Writer: Luis Valdez

Original Music by: Carlos Santana; Miles Goodman

Producers: Taylor Hackford; Bill Borden

Keywords: Drama, Biography, Rock and Roll

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Rick Dees
Radio Personality
14-Mar-1950   Disco Duck
Esai Morales
Actor
1-Oct-1962   Lt. Rodriguez on NYPD Blue
Joe Pantoliano
Actor
12-Sep-1951   Ralph Cifaretto, Guido the killer pimp
Elizabeth Peña
Actor
23-Sep-1961   Tortilla Soup
Lou Diamond Phillips
Actor
17-Feb-1962   Young Guns II
John Quade
Actor
1-Apr-1938 9-Aug-2009 Every Which Way But Loose
Brian Setzer
Musician
10-Apr-1959   Frontman for The Stray Cats
Noble Willingham
Actor
31-Aug-1931 17-Jan-2004 Hard-working supporting actor

CAST

Lou Diamond Phillips   ...   Ritchie Valens
Esai Morales   ...   Bob Morales
Rosana DeSoto   ...   Connie Valenzuela
Elizabeth Peņa   ...   Rosie Morales
Danielle von Zerneck   ...   Donna Ludwig
Joe Pantoliano   ...   Bob Keane
Rick Dees   ...   Ted Quillin
Marshall Crenshaw   ...   Buddy Holly
Howard Huntsberry   ...   Jackie Wilson
Brian Setzer   ...   Eddie Cochran
Daniel Valdez   ...   Lelo
Felipe Cantu   ...   Curandero
Eddie Frias   ...   Chino
Mike Moroff   ...   Mexican Ed
Geoffrey Rivas   ...   Rudy
Sam Anderson   ...   Mr. Ludwig
Maggie Gwinn   ...   Mrs. Ludwig
Jeffrey Alan Chandler   ...   Alan Freed
Stephen Lee   ...   Big Bopper
John Quade   ...   Bartender
Lettie Ibarra   ...   Vera
Diane Rodriguez   ...   Ernestine
Kati Valdez   ...   Connie, Jr.
Gloria Balcorta   ...   Irma
Ernesto Hernandez   ...   Garbage Man
Noble Willingham   ...   Howard
Thom Pintello   ...   Sound Engineer
Stephen Schmidt   ...   Tommy Allsup
Rosanna Locke   ...   Sharon Sheeley
Kim Sebastian   ...   Donna's Girlfriend
Dyana Ortelli   ...   Rosalinda
Andy Griggs   ...   Mr. House
Art Koustik   ...   Trucker
Tony Genaro   ...   Mr. Caballero
Allison Robinson   ...   Girl at Party
Hunter Payne   ...   Baseball Announcer
Joe Miller   ...   Student
Maryann Tanedo   ...   Student
Barb Jittner   ...   Student
Brian Russell   ...   Student

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