Date of Birth:
9 August 1927
Robert Shaw played in 12 movies in the Action, Adventure, Romance, Thriller, Music, War, Drama, Biography, Comedy, Mystery, Horror, Crime, Documentary genres.
Robert Shaw got succeed with average imdb rating 7.2.
Father of actor Ian Shaw.
Parents were Thomas and Doreen Shaw. He had three sisters and one brother.
Shaw twice played a villain opposite a hero played by Sean Connery. The first was that of SPECTRE killer Donald Grant in From Russia with Love (1963) opposite Connery as secret agent James Bond 007. The second was the Sheriff of Nottingham in Robin and Marian (1976) opposite Connery as aging forest archer Robin Hood.
Many of Captain Quint's ramblings in Jaws (1975) were actually Shaw's improvisations, and he is considered one of many authors of the famous USS Indianapolis scene.
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