Date of Birth:
8 November 1913
Robert Strauss played in 10 movies in the Comedy, Musical, Romance, Music, Drama, War, Action, Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller genres.
Robert Strauss got succeed with average imdb rating 6.6.
A seemingly ubiquitous presence in films of the 1950s, this beefy character actor drifted from equal menial calling to another to come turning to dramatics. He worked on the acting for a few years before breaking into movies in 1952. Typically played gruff characters -- now comic, on looming -- and essayed rather a few desperado roles as well. He won an Oscar nomination for his portrayal of Animal in Stalag 17 (1953), a capacity he had originated on Broadway. He also appeared in Sailor Mind (195... Read more