Robert Shaw

9 Aug 1927 - 28 Aug 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.


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Filmography (25 titles)

(movie, 1979)
···Avalanche Express
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Markenkov)
(movie, 1978)
···Force 10 from Navarone
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller, War
Role: Actor (as Maj. Keith Mallory)
(movie, 1977)
···The Deep
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Romer Treece)
(movie, 1977)
···Black Sunday
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Ma. David Kabakov)
(movie, 1976)
···Der Richter und sein Henker
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Richard Gastmann)
(movie, 1976)
···Robin and Marian
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Sheriff of Nottingham)
(movie, 1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Ned Lynch)
(movie, 1975)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Quint)
(movie, 1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Charles · Earl Hodgson)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Mr. Blue - Bernard Ryder)
(movie, 1973)
···The Sting
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Doyle Lonnegan)
(movie, 1971)
···A Town Called Bastard
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as The Priest)
(movie, 1970)
···Figures in a Landscape
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as MacConnachie)
(movie, 1969)
···Battle of Britain
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as Squadron Leader Skipper)
(movie, 1969)
···The Royal Hunt of the Sun
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Role: Actor (as Francisco Pizarro)
(movie, 1968)
···The Birthday Party
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Stanley Webber)
(movie, 1967)
···Custer of the West
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as Gen. George Armstrong Custer)
(movie, 1966)
···A Man for All Seasons
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as King Henry VIII)
(movie, 1965)
···Battle of the Bulge
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as Col Hessler)
(movie, 1964)
···Hamlet at Elsinore
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Claudius, King of Denmark)
(movie, 1963)
···From Russia with Love
Genre: Action, Thriller, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Donovan 'Red' Grant)
(movie, 1963)
···The Caretaker
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Aston)
(movie, 1962)
···The Valiant
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Lieutenant Field)
(movie, 1955)
···The Dam Busters
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Role: Actor (as Flt · Sgt. J. Pulford, D.F.M.)
(movie, 1939)
···Young Mr. Lincoln
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Dancer in Ballroom Seen Dancing with Old Woman)