Rebus is a minor character in the first season of Westworld. He is played by Steven Ogg.



Rebus is an original host designed as one of the villains in the vast collection of characters created for Westworld.[1]

Season OneEdit

"The Original"Edit

In one of Rebus' story lines, he attacks the Abernathy residence with his partner and kills Peter Abernathy while in search of milk. As he explains to Walter that it's fine by him if he had his way with the recently deceased Mrs. Abernathy, they are both shot and killed by Teddy Flood.[1]

"The Stray"Edit

After the stories reset, Rebus has a pair of guests with him on a 'Black Hat' story line. They want his help having fun, and he stops Dolores Abernathy in the street. He suggests she give his guests a good time, but the appearance of Teddy stops them. Later, the guests are with him as they attack the Abernathy Ranch. Dolores, without Teddy, comes and cries over the body of her father. Rebus grabs her as she begins to have flashbacks. Rebus offers her to the guests to have fun with, but the guests note she seems to be crazy, and tell Rebus to have fun with her. Rebus takes Dolores to the barn, and as he throws her to the hay, she takes his gun. As he approaches her, she sees visions of the Man in Black, and a voice tells her to kill him. She shoots and kills him, and runs away.[2]

"The Well-Tempered Clavier"Edit

Rebus is seen in Dolores' memory playing cards with other hosts in the RDF located beneath Escalante. This shows that he is one of the original hosts built by Arnold.

"The Bicameral Mind"Edit

During the party held before Ford announces his retirement, Rebus is used as target practice by the board members. Teddy demonstrates his skills to a group of them by shooting a glass on Rebus' head. A female Board Member then takes the gun and shoots Rebus in his shoulder.

Later when Dolores starts killing the guests, Rebus stands in the panicking crowd and grins.


Rebus is designed as a villainous host who is easily provoked into violence and has a cruel way of mistreating people. He is crass and shameless, not afraid to suggest his partner rape a dead woman since she is still warm enough.



Rebus is often partnered with Walter in his story lines.


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  1. 1.0 1.1 The Original
  2. The Stray