Robert Shaw

Robert Shaw

  • Born on
    • August 9th, 1927
  • Died on
    • August 28th, 1978
Robert Archibald Shaw (9 August 1927 – 28 August 1978) was an English stage and film actor and novelist, remembered for his performances in The Sting, From Russia with Love, A Man for All Seasons, the original The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974), Black Sunday (1977), The Deep (1977) and Jaws, where he played the shark hunter Quint.


Acting (29 Credits)

1979Avalanche Express as Markenkov
1978Force 10 from Navarone as Mallory
1977The Deep as Romer Treece
1977Black Sunday as Kabakov
1976Robin and Marian as Sheriff of Nottingham
1976Swashbuckler as Ned Lynch
1975Jaws as Quint
1975End of the Game as Richard Gastmann
1974The Taking of Pelham One Two Three as Mr. Blue
1973The Hireling as Steven Ledbetter
1973The Sting as Doyle Lonnegan
1973The Golden Voyage of Sinbad as The Oracle of all knowledge
1972Young Winston as Lord Randolph Churchill
1972A Reflection of Fear as Michael
1971A Town Called Hell as The Priest
1970Figures in a Landscape as MacConnachie
1969The Royal Hunt of the Sun as Francisco Pizarro
1969The Battle of Britain as Squadron Leader Skipper
1968The Birthday Party as Stanley Webber
1967Custer of the West as George Armstrong Custer
1966A Man for All Seasons as King Henry VIII
1965Battle of the Bulge as Col Hessler
1964Carol for Another Christmas as Ghost of Christmas Future
1963The Guest as Aston
1963From Russia with Love as Donald 'Red' Grant
1959Libel as First Photographer
1956Hell in Korea as LCpl. Hodge
1955The Dam Busters as Flt / Sgt. J. Pulford, D.F.M.
1951The Lavender Hill Mob as Chemist at Police Exhibition

Writer (1 Credits)



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