Richard Kiel, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Richard Kiel

American actor

Date of Birth: 13-Sep-1939

Place of Birth: Detroit, Michigan, United States

Date of Death: 10-Sep-2014

Profession: screenwriter, actor, voice actor, television actor, film actor

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

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About Richard Kiel

  • Richard Dawson Kiel (September 13, 1939 – September 10, 2014) was an American actor and voice artist.
  • Standing 7 ft 2 in (218 cm) tall, he was known for his role as Jaws in the James Bond franchise, portraying the character in The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) and Moonraker (1979); he lampooned the role with a tongue-in-cheek cameo in Inspector Gadget (1999).
  • His next-most recognized role is the tough but eloquent Mr.
  • Larson in Happy Gilmore (1996).
  • Other notable films include The Longest Yard (1974), Silver Streak (1976), Force 10 from Navarone (1978), Cannonball Run II (1984), Pale Rider (1985) and Tangled (2010).

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