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Grand Theft Auto IV: The Ballad of Gay Tony (2009)

Luis Lopez is forced to help his boss Anthony "Gay Tony" Prince and clean up his mess, discovering that the rich life of Liberty City is just as dangerous as the tough streets where Luis grew up.


Cast overview, first billed only:
Mario D'Leon ... Luis Fernando Lopez (voice)
David Kenner David Kenner ... Tony Prince (voice) (as D.B. Cooper)
Greg Siff ... Rocco Pelosi (voice)
John Tormey ... Vince (voice)
Vitali Baganov ... Ray Bulgarin (voice)
Omid Djalili ... Yusuf Amir (voice)
Jaime Fernandez Jaime Fernandez ... Armando Torres (voice)
J. Salome Martinez ... Henrique Bardas (voice) (as J. Salomé Martinez Jr.)
Lucia Armendariz Lucia Armendariz ... Adriana (voice)
Jeff Gurner Jeff Gurner ... Mori Kibbutz (voice)
Timothy Adams ... Brucie Kibbutz (voice)
Robert Youells ... Evan Moss (voice)
Wilhelm Lewis ... Dessie / Bouncer - Integrity 2.0 / Security Guard (voice)
Robert T. Bogue ... Troy (voice) (as Robert Bogue)
Rob Yang ... Triad (voice)

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Luis Lopez is the bodyguard and business partner of famous Liberty City nightclub owner Anthony "Gay Tony" Prince. With the drug-addled Tony owing money to the mob and other shady characters, Luis is forced to help his boss and clean up his mess, discovering that the rich life of Liberty City is just as dangerous as the tough streets where Luis grew up. The second expansion pack of Grand Theft Auto IV, this game takes place roughly around the same time as Niko Bellic's journey in Liberty City, as well as the first expansion, "The Lost and Damned." Written by Lebowski

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Nearly ten years after the game's release, an update came out on April 26th, 2018 that removed several songs from the radio stations due to licensing issues. The following tracks were removed:

K109 The Studio

-"Still In Love" by Rose Royce

Vladivostok FM

-"Salvation" by Sucker D.J.'s

-"Music" by Jonathan Peters feat. Maya Azucena

-"When Love Takes Over" by David Guetta feat. Kelly Rowland

San Juan Sounds

-"El Desprecio" by Aventura

-"Na De Na" by Angel y Khriz (feat. Gocho & John Eric)

-"Dime (Reggaeton Remix)" by Ivy Queen

-"Llora, Llora" by Tego Calderon (feat. Oscar D'León) See more »


In the TV show "Republican Space Rangers", when Butch makes friends with the intellectual alien, he refers to his comrades as "Commander and Butch", when the latter should have been "Dick". See more »


Luis Fernando Lopez: [pointing his gun at someone] You are fucked.
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Crazy Credits

The "game complete" credits contain some cutscenes depicting missions played during the game (although they are not actual replays). See more »


Follows Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004) See more »


Lola's Theme
by The Shapeshifters
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[Station: Vladivostok FM]
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28 October 2019 | by nikitalinivenkoSee all my reviews

This installment jacks the GTA: San Andreas ambiance and imports it to Liberty City, with new features & mini-games (top-down golf, sky-diving, dancing, club bouncing) some of which get tiresome semi-quickly and are only worth pursuing for the odd achievement. All that out of the way, there's a reason why this is one of the most celebrated entries in the franchise - essentially coming off as a quasi take on Bret Easton Ellis' 'Glamorama', this lights-flashing, dance, dance, raining-confetti-but-the-confetti-are-bullets, the-party-never-stops, glitz'n'glamour high-life after-hours side of L.C. pumps up the volume on the over-caffeinated city that never sleeps (or quits coughing up blood). Missions include rampaging thru town in a S.W.A.T. tank, hijacking a train car, an assault on a yacht via attack chopper, and for the finale, catching a flight that ends up going down in flames while you parachute to safety. It's a rave you won't want to quit anytime soon.

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