Apparently he hated Ned Beatty. 28th Dec, 2018. Get in touch for any commercial or personal uses . Select from the license options below to get a price. Please refer to the. At the end of the dueling banjos scene, the script called for Billy to harden his expression towards Cox's character, but Billy couldn't pretend to hate Cox. As Beatty approached, Billy hardened his expression and looked away.". Billy Redden out and about for Where Are They Now: DELIVERANCE Actor Billy Redden Greeter at WALMART, Walmart, Clayton, GA December 28, 2018. Credit: Derek Storm/Everett Collection/Alamy Live News. Also the kid never played the banjo, it was someone behind him IIRC. IMDB trivia: "Billy Redden, the boy with the banjo, liked Ronny Cox and hated Ned Beatty. He didn't actually look like that. Get an instant quote for one of our industry-leading volume pricing deals. I had no idea David Letterman could play the guitar. Your Lightboxes will appear here when you have created some. Stalmaster recommended Redden to the director John Boorman, though Redden was not an albino child as Boorman had requested, and Redden was cast. Redden himself does not suffer from an sort of mental or physical deformity/deficiency as depicted in the film (and the book that the film was based on), although he does have a unique look that was enhanced by make up. Then Ned Beatty got butt punked by a crazy hillbilly. I don't mean to be tellin' tales outta school, but there's a feller in there who'll pay ya ten dollars to sing into his can! Copyright © 05/11/2020 Alamy Ltd. All rights reserved. It has previously been bought for a multiple re-use license which is still valid. This image is no longer for sale. I have no idea what all these other references are about. Enter your log in email address and we'll send you a link to reset your password. Well that's a mighty fine a pickin an a grinnin, "Hey, Mister! Not having seen this movie, I felt like a gunfight could erupt at any minute, Never watched this movie, but that scene was badass. By clicking OK, you are confirming that this image is only to be used for the rights in the existing license. Enter your log in email address and we'll send you a link to reset your password. You cannot download or purchase for any new licenses. Anyone else notice that they filled up $4.99? Get in touch for any commercial or personal uses . At the end of the dueling banjos scene, the script called for Billy to harden his expression towards Cox's character, but Billy couldn't pretend to hate Cox. 28th Dec, 2018. Please contact our customer service team. One of the most classic movie scenes of all time. I haven't watched Deliverance in about ten years but as much as I still consider it a great film, this seems pretty corny now. Copyright © 05/11/2020 Alamy Ltd. All rights reserved. To solve the problem, they got Beatty to step towards Billy at the close of the shot. Download this stock image: Clayton, GA, USA. Sitemap. Terms and conditions  ~   Your Lightboxes will appear here when you have created some. That's because in the movie they used makeup to enhance his look. Copyright complaints  ~   By clicking OK, you are confirming that this image is only to be used for the rights in the existing license. This image could have imperfections as it’s either historical or reportage. 226,087,066 stock photos, vectors and videos, https://www.alamy.com/licenses-and-pricing/?v=1, https://www.alamy.com/clayton-ga-usa-28th-dec-2018-billy-redden-out-and-about-for-where-are-they-now-deliverance-actor-billy-redden-greeter-at-walmart-walmart-clayton-ga-december-28-2018-credit-derek-stormeverett-collectionalamy-live-news-image229793346.html, deliverance actor billy redden greeter at walmart.