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David Prowse, MBE (born 1 July 1935) is an English former bodybuilder, weightlifter and actor, most widely known for playing the role of Darth Vader in physical form. In Britain, he is also remembered as having played the Green Cross Code man. Prowse is a native of Bristol, where he attended Bristol Grammar School.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

David Prowse, MBE (born 1 July 1935) is an English former bodybuilder, weightlifter and actor, most widely known for playing the role of Darth Vader in physical form. In Britain, he is also remembered as having played the Green Cross Code man. Prowse is a native of Bristol, where he attended Bristol Grammar School.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 41

Birthday 1935-07-01

Place of Birth Bristol, England, UK

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 Elstree 1976 as Himself
2015 I Am Your Father as Himself
2004 The Story of Star Wars as Darth Vader
2004 Saving Star Wars as Dave Prowse
2004 Comic Book: The Movie as Himself
1997 Casper: A Spirited Beginning as Kibosh
1993 Zombie Jamboree as Himself
1983 Return of the Jedi as Darth Vader
1982 Return of the Ewok as Himself / Darth Vader
1981 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (1 episode)
1980 The Empire Strikes Back as Darth Vader
1978 As You Like It as Charles the Wrestler
1978 BBC Television Shakespeare (1 episode)
1978 The Star Wars Holiday Special as Darth Vader (archive footage)
1977 The Making of 'Star Wars' as Darth Vader (uncredited)
1977 The People That Time Forgot as Executioner
1977 Star Wars as Darth Vader (performer)
1977 Jabberwocky as Red Herring / Black Knight
1975 Confessions of a Pop Performer as Man at Cinema
1974 Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell as Monster
1974 Callan as Arthur
1973 Warship (1 episode)
1973 Black Snake as Jonathan Walker
1973 White Cargo as Harry
1972 Arthur of the Britons (1 episode)
1972 Vampire Circus as Strongman
1971 A Clockwork Orange as Bodyguard
1970 The Horror of Frankenstein as The Monster
1970 Ace of Wands (1 episode)
1970 Codename (1 episode)
1969 Crossplot as Wedding Guest
1969 Department S (1 episode)
1969 Hark at Barker (1 episode)
1968 The Champions (2 episodes)
1968 Hammerhead as George
1967 Deadly Sweet
1967 Callan (1 episode)
1966 Softly, Softly (1 episode)
1963 Doctor Who (2 episodes) as Minotaur (1 episode)
1962 The Saint (1 episode)
1962 The Beverly Hillbillies (1 episode)

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