Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »

Stats

Birth Name: Robert Archibald Shaw

Born: 9 August 1927 Died: 28 August 1978

Country of origin: United Kingdom

Height: 5' 10"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Virginia Jansen


Lists

173 votes
Premature Deaths (Actors and Actresses) (131 items)
list by xolmis
Published 1 year, 10 months ago 28 comments
103 votes
Best perfomances in cinema (89 items)
list by propelas
Published 5 years, 11 months ago 12 comments
63 votes
Listal's Greatest Movie Performances (Men) FINAL (100 items)
list by propelas
Published 2 years, 11 months ago 18 comments
62 votes
Great Male Performances (88 items)
list by Aprakadabra
Published 5 years, 3 months ago 10 comments
57 votes
British Baddies (45 items)
list by tartan_skirt
Published 6 years ago 7 comments

Photos

5 votes
5 votes
3 votes
2 votes
1 vote

Description: Robert Archibald Shaw was born on August 9, 1927 in Westhoughton, Lancashire, England. Robert was the eldest son of Doctor Thomas Archibald Shaw and Doreen Nora Avery. The former Miss Avery met Shaw's father while she was a nurse at the hospital in Truro, Cornwall. His father was an alcoholic and a manic depressive; he committed suicide when Robert was only 12. He had three sisters, Elizabeth, Joanna and Wendy and one brother, Alexander. As a boy, he attended Truro and was quite an athlete, competing in rugby, squash and track events but turned down an offer for a scholarship at 17 to go to London with furthering education in ... (more)
Tags: Born 1927 (2), Died 1978 (2), Buried In Ireland (1), British (1), Actor (1), Villain (1), Deceased (1), Bond Villain (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Movies

Most popular
Top rated
Most recent
1. Jaws (1975)
Rating:
7.3
4073 Watched
2. The Sting (1973)
Rating:
8
880 Watched
Rating:
7.1
929 Watched
Rating:
7.6
200 Watched
Rating:
7.3
155 Watched




TV

Most popular
Top rated
Most recent
Rating:
7.9
67 Watched
Rating:
7.7
26 Watched
Rating:
8.5
13 Watched
4. Danger Man (1960)
Rating:
8.6
7 want to see
5. Parkinson (1971)
Rating:
7.3
11 Watched




Movies written by

Rating:
7.3
12 Watched
Rating:
7.2
6 want to see
2 want to see




Music

Most popular
Most recent



TV written by

1. Highway Patrol (1955)
Rating:
9.6
4 Watched





Add Comment
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

sasha25 added this to a list 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Celebrity Crematorium (25 person items)
Leo posted 9 images [View All] 6 months, 1 week ago

darthjoker12 added this to a list 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Oscars 1974 Winners (My Version) (21 movies items)

"Best Supporting Actor! Winner: Robert Shaw, The Sting! Nominees: Vincent Gardenia - Bang the Drum Slowly Jason Miller - The Exorcist Randy Quaid - The Last Detail Max von Sydow - The Exorcist"



Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block