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David Lloyd Austin

David Lloyd Austin appears as Soviet premier Mikhail Gorbachev in Rocky IV.

Personal Information
Born: October 21, 1943
Birthplace: Wallasey, Cheshire, England
Died: March 24, 2015
Deathplace: White Rock, British Columbia, Canada
Gender: Male
Character information
Character played: Mikhail Gorbachev
Appears in: Rocky IV

David Lloyd Austin is the actor who appeared as USSR President Mikhail Gorbachev in Rocky IV. David, who is a well-recognised Gorbachev impersonator, has also appeared as the former Soviet Premier in three films: The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988), the made for TV movie Billy Crystal: Midnight Train to Moscow (1989) and an episode of the short-lived TV series Counterstrike in 1991.

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