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Richard Dawson Kiel (born September 13, 1939) was an American actor best known for his role as the steel-toothed Jaws in the James Bond movies The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) and Moonraker (1979) as well as the video game Everything or Nothing, and Mr. Larson in Happy Gilmore. He was 7 feet 1.5  inches (2.18 m) tall in his prime but now due to injury and age, he is slightly under 7 feet tall.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Richard Dawson Kiel (born September 13, 1939) was an American actor best known for his role as the steel-toothed Jaws in the James Bond movies The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) and Moonraker (1979) as well as the video game Everything or Nothing, and Mr. Larson in Happy Gilmore. He was 7 feet 1.5  inches (2.18 m) tall in his prime but now due to injury and age, he is slightly under 7 feet tall.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Richard Kiel, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender -

Known Credits 56

Birthday 1939-09-13

Day of Death 2014-09-10

Place of Birth Detroit, Michigan, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2010 Tangled as Vlad (voice)
1999 Inspector Gadget as Famous Big Guy with Silver Teeth
1996 E! True Hollywood Story (1 episode)
1996 Happy Gilmore as Mr. Larson
1991 The Giant of Thunder Mountain as Eli Weaver
1989 Think Big as Irving
1988 Superboy (1 episode)
1985 Pale Rider as Club
1985 Mob Busters
1984 Cannonball Run II as Arnold, Mitsubishi Driver
1984 Aces Go Places III: Our Man from Bond Street as Big G
1983 Hysterical as Captain James Howdy
1982 Late Night with David Letterman (1 episode)
1981 Simon & Simon (1 episode)
1981 The Fall Guy (1 episode)
1981 So Fine as Eddie
1979 Moonraker as Jaws
1979 The Humanoid as Golob
1978 Force 10 from Navarone as Drazak
1978 The Phoenix as Grasshopper
1978 They Went That-A-Way & That-A-Way as Duke
1977 Young Dan'l Boone (1 episode)
1977 The Spy Who Loved Me as Jaws
1977 The Hardy Boys / Nancy Drew Mysteries (1 episode)
1976 Silver Streak as Reace
1976 Van Dyke and Company (12 episodes)
1976 Flash and the Firecat as Milo Pewett
1976 Gus as Tall Man
1975 Starsky & Hutch (1 episode)
1975 Switch (1 episode)
1975 Barbary Coast (13 episodes)
1974 Kolchak: The Night Stalker (2 episodes)
1974 The Longest Yard as Samson
1974 Am laufenden Band (1 episode) as Gast
1972 Emergency! (1 episode)
1968 Skidoo as Beany
1968 A Man Called Dagger as Otto
1966 The Monkees (1 episode)
1966 The Monroes (1 episode)
1965 I Dream of Jeannie (1 episode)
1965 Honey West (1 episode)
1965 The Wild Wild West (3 episodes)
1965 My Mother the Car (1 episode)
1965 The Human Duplicators as Dr. Kolos
1964 Roustabout as Strongman (uncredited)
1964 Gilligan's Island (1 episode)
1964 Daniel Boone (1 episode)
1964 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (1 episode)
1963 Lassie's Great Adventure as Chinook Pete
1963 The Nutty Professor as Man in Gym (uncredited)
1963 House of the Damned as The Giant
1962 Eegah as Eegah
1961 The Phantom Planet as The Solarite
1960 Thriller (1 episode)
1959 The Twilight Zone (1 episode)
1958 The Rifleman (1 episode)

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