Date of Birth:
19 October 1903
Tor Johnson played in 5 movies in the Horror, Sci-Fi, Music, Thriller genres.
Tor Johnson didn't achieve real success and got average imdb rating 3.7.
Standing six feet, four inches, and weighing anywhere between 300 and 400 pounds, Tor Johnson enjoyed a lengthy career as a professional wrestler. Befitting his country of origin, Johnson was billed as the "Super-Swedish Angel." He began appearing in films in 1934, generally typecast as a boxer or wrestler (he was "Tossoff" in W. C. Fields' 1935 starrer Man on the Flying Trapeze). A lavish wig hiding his shiny bald dome, Johnson spent the 1940s playing a variety of thugs and pluguglie... Read more