skip navigation
Overview for Woody Strode
Woody Strode

Woody Strode

Up
Down

| VIEW ALL

TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here
ADD YOUR COMMENT>

share:

TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)

Recent DVDs

Sergeant... New fighting units are formed within the U.S. Cavalry: the courageous 9th and... more info $12.95was $17.99 Buy Now

The Bowery... Pardon the malaprop above, but it's time to celebrate in the style of Terence... more info $39.96was $47.99 Buy Now

Tarzans Three... Never underestimate a stranger named Tarzan. Over miles and obstacles he will... more info $14.95was $17.99 Buy Now

The Unholy... From E.B. Clucher (Enzo Barboni), the director of They Call Me Trinity, Trinity... more info $14.95was $19.95 Buy Now

The Revengers ... Civil War veteran-turned-rancher John Benedict. more info $11.21was $14.98 Buy Now

Dakota... These four movies feature American frontier tribes making every effort,... more info $5.95was $9.99 Buy Now

Also Known As: Woodrow Strode,Woodrow Wilson Strode,Woody W. Strode,Woodrow W. Strode,Woodrow Wilson Strode,Woodrow Strode Died: December 31, 1994
Born: July 25, 1914 Cause of Death: lung cancer
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Cast ... actor professional football player professional wrestler
RATE AND COMMENT

BIOGRAPHY

Black actor and former pro football player and wrestler who made his film debut in the early 1940s. 6'4" tall and weighing in at 210 pounds, Strode lent his imposing presence to a number of mostly peripheral roles, such as Kirk Douglas' sparring partner in "Spartacus" (1960), though he got a chance to flex his underused acting muscles as a soldier wrongly accused of rape in John Ford's "Sergeant Rutledge" (1960).

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute