Robert Shaw

Born Aug 9, 1927
  • Actor, Novelist, Screenwriter, Teacher
Robert Archibald Shaw was an English actor and novelist. With his menacing mutter and intimidating demeanor, he was often cast as villains. He is best remembered for his performances in From Russia with Love, A Man for All Seasons, The Sting, the original The Taking of Pelham One Two Three, Black Su...

Robert Shaw Stats


: Robert Archibald Shaw


: Actor, Novelist, Screenwriter, Teacher


: 5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)


: English people


: United Kingdom

Date of Birth

: Aug 9, 1927 - Aug 28, 1978 (51 years old)

Place of Birth

: Westhoughton

Date of Death

: Aug 28, 1978

Place of Death

: Toormakeady

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction

Robert Shaw Film Roles

  1. Battle of Britain
    Squadron Leader Skipper
    Battle of Britain
  2. Battle of the Bulge
    Col. Hessler
    Battle of the Bulge
  3. Jaws
  4. Swashbuckler
    Ned Lynch
  5. The Deep
    Romer Treece
  6. The Sting
  7. Diamonds
  8. The Birthday Party
    Stanley Webber
  9. Force 10 from Navarone
  10. The Taking of Pelham One Two Three
    The Taking of Pelham One Two Three

Robert Shaw Film Director

  1. The Fly Rodder's Guide to Carp

Robert Shaw Film Appearances

  1. Bonds Are Forever
  2. The Incredible World of James Bond
    The Incredible World of James Bond
  3. Jaws: The Inside Story

Robert Shaw TV Starring Roles

  1. The Adventures of the Scarlet Pimpernel
    Lord Anthony Dewhurst
  2. The Buccaneers
    Capt. Dan Tempest
  3. Dial 999
  4. The Four Just Men
  5. Danger Man
    Tony Costello
    Danger Man

Robert Shaw TV Guest Roles

  1. The Trap
    Peter von Breck
  2. Voodoo Wedding
    Bob Gordon
  3. Robert Shaw: The Actor As Novelist

Robert Shaw Books

  1. A Card from Morocco
  2. The Man in the Glass Booth
  3. The Hiding Place
  4. The Sun Doctor