George Chakiris is an Academy Award winning actor for his role in West Side Story in 1961. We discuss his acting career and the honor bestowed upon him by the Ventura Film Festival at this year’s gala opening night.

Here is the lineup of guests on BRAINSTORMIN’ with Billy the Brain for Wednesday, July 6, 2011. Listen at or on AM 1400 in Ventura at 10 o’clock am Pacific time.