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Russell Charles Means (10th November 1939 - 22nd October 2012) was a Native American Oglala Lakota activist for the rights of Native American people, libertarian political activist and actor. He had notable careers in acting, politics and music.

He passed away in October 2012 after a lengthy battle with esophageal cancer, a month before his seventy-third birthday. Britt Allcroft paid tribute to him on Facebook the day after his death.

Roles

Filmography

Films

  • Last of the Mohicans (1992)
  • Windrunner (1994)
  • Wagons East (1994)
  • Natural Born Killers (1994)
  • PahaSapa... The Struggle for the Black Hills (1994)
  • Pocahontas (1995)
  • Song of Hiawatha (1997)
  • Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World (1998)
  • A League of Old Men (1998)
  • Wind River (2000)
  • Thomas and the Magic Railroad (2000)
  • Cowboy Up (2001)
  • 29 Palms (2002)
  • Black Cloud (2004)
  • The Last Shot (2004)
  • Pathfinder (2007)
  • Unearthed (2007)
  • Intervention (2007)
  • Rez Bomb (2008)
  • Reel Injun (2009)
  • Tiger Eyes (2012)
  • Days and Nights (2013)

Television

  • Buffalo Girls (1995)
  • Walker, Texas Ranger (1996)
  • The West (1996)
  • Touched by an Angel (1996)
  • The Pathfinder (1996)
  • Remember WENN (1997)
  • Duckman (1997)
  • The Profiler (1997)
  • Nash Bridges (1998)
  • Black Cat Run (1998)
  • Family Law (2001)
  • Liberty's Kids (2002)
  • Curb Your Enthusiasm (2004)
  • Into the West (2005)
  • American Experience (2009)
  • Banshee (2013)

Trivia

  • Means was good friends with former American narrator George Carlin.

Gallery

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