skip navigation
Overview for Robert Shaw
Robert Shaw

Robert Shaw

share:

TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (1)

Recent DVDs

The Royal Hunt... Based on the play of the same name by noted British playwright Peter Shaffer,... more info $18.36was $19.99 Buy Now

Battle of the... This TCM double feature includes BATTLE CRY and BATTLE OF THE BULGE. more info $8.95was $12.98 Buy Now

TCM Greatest... 4 Classic War Films include: BATTLE OF THE BULGE - This epic recreation of one... more info $12.95was $19.98 Buy Now

From Russia... James Bond (Sean Connery) delivers another blistering, thrill-a- minute caper as... more info $5.15was $9.98 Buy Now

Force 10 from... Harrison Ford, Robert Shaw. A team of elite commandos with a traitor in their... more info $11.21was $14.99 Buy Now

Avalanche... U.S. undercover agent Harry Wargrave has a straightforward assignment: escort a... more info $15.96was $19.99 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died: August 28, 1978
Born: August 9, 1927 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Lancashire, England, GB Profession: Cast ...
RATE AND COMMENT

MILESTONES

1949:
Stage debut with Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford-on-Avon
1949:
Toured Australia with the Old Vic
1951:
London stage acting debut, "Caro William"
1955:
Film acting debut, "The Dambusters"
1956:
Appeared in own play, "Off the Mainland," at Arts Theatre, London; his first play produced
1965:
Scripted first screenplay, "Situation Hopeless, But Not Serious"
1967:
Play "The Man in the Glass Booth" opened in London; based on his book of the same title
1970:
Wrote screenplay, "Figures in a Landscape"
1971:
Wrote play, "Cato Street"
1978:
Was about to start shooting film about spy Kim Philby at the time of his death

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute