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Winston Rekert

Actor

Born - 10 July 1949, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Died - 14 September 2012

Hefty, handsome, blond-haired Canadian actor, best known for the long-running Canadian TV series Adderley and Neon Rider. Rekert started as a logger, like his father, but was already acting locally in his early twenties and broke into TV work in the 1970s. There were a few films too, among them Prairie Landscapes (1977), Suzanne (1980), Your Ticket is No Longer Valid (1981), Entrapment (1983), The Blue Man (1985), Agnes of God (1985), High Stakes (1986), Toby McTeague (1986), Glory! Glory! (1989, the first of many TV movies over the next two decades), The Last Stop (2000), Honeymoon with Mom (2006) and Trapped Ashes (2006). His last appearance was in yet another TV movie, Goodnight for Justice in 2011. He died from cancer.