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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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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

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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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 46

Birthday 1927-08-09

Day of Death 1978-08-28

Place of Birth Westhoughton, Lancashire, England, UK

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1979 Avalanche Express as Markenkov
1978 Force 10 from Navarone as Maj. Keith Mallory
1977 The Deep as Romer Treece
1977 Black Sunday as Kabakov
1976 Robin and Marian as Sheriff of Nottingham
1976 Swashbuckler as Ned Lynch
1975 Diamonds as Charles / Earl Hodgson
1975 End of the Game as Richard Gastmann
1975 Jaws as Quint
1974 The Taking of Pelham One Two Three as Mr. Blue - Bernard Ryder
1973 The Sting as Doyle Lonnegan
1973 The Golden Voyage of Sinbad as The Oracle of all knowledge
1973 The Hireling as Steven Ledbetter
1973 A Reflection of Fear as Michael
1972 Young Winston as Lord Randolph Churchill
1971 A Town Called Bastard as The Priest
1970 Figures in a Landscape as MacConnachie
1969 The Royal Hunt of the Sun as Francisco Pizarro
1969 Battle of Britain as Squadron Leader Skipper
1968 The Birthday Party as Stanley Webber
1968 Luther as Martin Luther
1967 Custer of the West as George Armstrong Custer
1966 A Man for All Seasons as King Henry VIII
1965 Battle of the Bulge as Col Hessler
1964 A Carol for Another Christmas as Ghost of Christmas Future
1964 Hamlet at Elsinore as Claudius
1964 The Luck of Ginger Coffey as Ginger Coffey
1963 From Russia with Love as Donovan 'Red' Grant
1963 The Caretaker as Aston
1962 Tomorrow at Ten as Marlowe
1962 The Valiant as Lieutenant Field
1962 The Winter's Tale as Leontes
1960 Danger Man (1 episode) as Tony Costello
1959 Libel as Photographer
1958 The Adventures of William Tell (1 episode)
1958 Sea Fury as Gorman
1957 Man from Tangier
1957 White Hunter (1 episode)
1957 Holiday as Narrator
1956 The Buccaneers (39 episodes) as Capt. Dan Tempest
1956 A Hill in Korea as LCpl. Hodge
1956 Doublecross as Ernest
1955 The Adventures of the Scarlet Pimpernel (18 episodes) as Lord Anthony Dewhurst
1955 The Dam Busters as Flt / Sgt. J. Pulford, D.F.M.
1951 The Lavender Hill Mob as Chemist at Police Exhibition

Writing

1975 The Man in the Glass Booth Theatre Play
1970 Figures in a Landscape Writer

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