Rodney A. Grant Biography (1959-)

Full name, Rodney Arnold Grant; born March 19, 1959, in Pine Ridge Reservation, SD (some sources cite Omaha reservation near Winnebago, NE); married second wife, Ka-Mook Nichols (a casting director), November, 1990 (marriage ended); married Lee-Anne Walker; children: (first marriage) three daughters; (witha former girlfriend) Walter. Addresses: Agent: Geddes Agency, 8430 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 200, West Hollywood, CA 90069.

Birth Details
March 19, 1959
Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota

Famous Works

  • Film Appearances
  • (As Rodney Grant) Crow tracker, War Party, Hemdale, 1989
  • (As Rodney Grant) Brave on horse, Powwow Highway, Warner Bros., 1989
  • Wind in His Hair, Dances with Wolves, Orion, 1990
  • Patron at Barney's, The Doors, TriStar, 1991
  • Mangas, Geronimo: An American Legend, Columbia, 1993
  • Little Feather, Wagons East!, TriStar, 1994
  • Bucky Miller, F.T.W. (also known as Last Ride), Ivar Productions/Mondofin B.V./Nu Image/RedRuby Productions, 1994
  • Johnny Glades, The Substitute, Orion, 1996
  • Ned Stillwater, The Killing Grounds, A-pix Entertainment, 1997
  • Quentin, White Wolves III: Cry of the White Wolf, Concorde, 1998
  • Hudson, Wild Wild West, Warner Bros., 1999
  • Appeared as Tres, Ghost of Mars; as Lulatoak, Lovers Standing on the Edge; and as Tom Drummer, When the Eagle Cries.
  • Television Appearances
  • Movies
  • Lakota Moon, Fox, 1992
  • Vanishing Point, Fox, 1997
  • Stolen Women, Captured Hearts, CBS, 1997
  • Iron Jacket, Two for Texas, TNT, 1998
  • The Staircase, CBS, 1998
  • Billy, The Jack Bull, HBO, 1999
  • Also appeared in The Trial of Standing Bear, PBS.
  • Episodic
  • Eric, "Mask," Due South, CBS, 1996
  • Thomas Clear-Sky, "Dream Prisoner," Two, syndicated, 1996
  • Tonane, "Spirits," Stargate SG-1, Showtime and syndicated, 1998
  • Del Fox, "The Un-Thanksgiving Show," Safe Harbor, The WB, 1999
  • Appeared as the storyteller in an episode of Winter Moons, ETV (Nebraska).
  • Other
  • Crazy Horse, Son of the Morning Star (miniseries), ABC, 1991
  • Lunar commissioner, Living and Working in Space: The Countdown Has Begun (documentary), 1993
  • Chingachgook, Hawkeye (series), syndicated, 1994
  • Big Guns Talk: The Story of the Western (documentary special), TNT, 1997
  • Also appeared in the miniseries Genghis Khan.

Further Reference


    • Newsmakers 1992, Issue Cumulation, Gale, 1992

    User Contributions:

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    Jan 5, 2013 @ 10:10 am
    Rodney Grant is a great person. And a credit to his people. Many years ago, early 90,s after writing a fan letter, a month later I received a phone call from Mr. Grant. I was so surprised and delighted. He
    spoke of his career, family and asked about my life. He also wrote me a long typed letter on pc, he
    said. It is a treasured piece of meroabillia. Hard to believe he is now 59 years old. He is still active in Native American projects and causes. It has been a pleasure to know him as I do, we are all very saddened with the passing of h is daughter Jade. LIfe can be crusing. I want to wihs Rodney and
    his family, a healthy and happy New Year for 2013. I am now 76 years young and trying to get my childrens story illustrated books published. Wish me luck! with love and much affection Rita.

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