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David Prowse

  • First Movie - Deadly Sweet (1967)
  • Last Movie - The Kindness of Strangers (2011)
  • Total Movies - 27
  • Highest Grossing Movies
    • UK: Star Wars (1978)
    • US: Star Wars (1977)
    • World: Star Wars (1977)
  • Combined grosses
    • UK - £78.7 Million
    • US - $1.1 Billion
    • Global - $1.8 Billion
  • Highest Rated Movie - Carry On Henry (1971) - 100%
  • Lowest rated movie - Star Wars: Return of the Jedi (1983) - 61%

Acting credits By Year of release

Year

1.

The Kindness of Strangers

(David Prowse plays Frank Bryan)

Directed by: Deborah Hadfield

Starring: Tim Seyfert and Tabatha Williams

2011
2.

Open Mic'rs

(David Prowse plays Dave Prowse)

Directed by: Gary Wood

Starring: Apollo Bacala and Chris Bauman

2006
3.

Saving Star Wars

(David Prowse plays Dave Prowse)

Directed by: Gary Wood

Starring: Joe Urban and Jim Peterson

2004
4.

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi

(David Prowse plays Darth Vader)

Directed by: Richard Marquand

Starring: Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford

1983
5.

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

(David Prowse plays Darth Vader)

Directed by: Irvin Kershner

Starring: Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford

1980
6.

As You Like It

(David Prowse plays Charles)

Directed by: Basil Coleman

Starring: Helen Mirren and Brian Stirner

1978
7.

Star Wars

(David Prowse plays Darth Vader)

Directed by: George Lucas

Starring: Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford

1978
8.

Star Wars Holiday Special

Directed by: Steve Binder and David Acomba

Starring: Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford

1978
9.

Gullivers Travels

Directed by: Peter R. Hunt

Starring: Richard Harris and Catherine Schell

1977
10.

Jabberwocky

(David Prowse plays Red Herring and Black Knights)

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Starring: Michael Palin and Harry H. Corbett

1977
11.

The People That Time Forgot

(David Prowse plays Executioner)

Directed by: Kevin Connor

Starring: Patrick Wayne and Doug McClure

1977
12.

Go For a Take

(David Prowse plays Actor)

Directed by: Harry Booth

Starring: Reg Varney and Norman Rossington

1977
13.

Confessions of a Pop Performer

(David Prowse plays Man at Cinema)

Directed by: Norman Cohen

Starring: Robin Askwith and Anthony Booth

1975
14.

Callan

(David Prowse plays Arthur)

Directed by: Don Sharp

Starring: Edward Woodward and Eric Porter

1974
15.

Frankenstein and the Monster From Hell

(David Prowse plays Monster)

Directed by: Terence Fisher

Starring: Peter Cushing and Shane Briant

1974
16.

White Cargo

(David Prowse plays Harry)

Directed by: Ray Selfe

Starring: David Jason and Hugh Lloyd

1973
17.

Slaves

(David Prowse plays Jonathan Walker)

Directed by: Russ Meyer

Starring: Anouska Hempel and David Warbeck

1973
18.

Vampire Circus

(David Prowse plays Strongman)

Directed by: Robert Young

Starring: Adrienne Corri and Thorley Walters

1972
19.

Up the Chastity Belt

(David Prowse plays Sir Grumbel)

Directed by: Bob Kellett

Starring: Frankie Howerd and David Kernan

1972
20.

A Clockwork Orange

(David Prowse plays Julian)

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick

Starring: Malcolm McDowell and Patrick Magee

1972
21.

Carry On Henry

(David Prowse plays Bearded Torturer)

Directed by: Gerald Thomas

Starring: Sidney James and Kenneth Williams

1971
22.

Up Pompeii

(David Prowse plays Muscular Man)

Directed by: Bob Kellett

Starring: Frankie Howerd and Patrick Cargill

1971
23.

The Horror of Frankenstein

(David Prowse plays The Monster)

Directed by: Jimmy Sangster

Starring: Ralph Bates and Kate OMara

1970
24.

Crossplot

Directed by: Alvin Rakoff

Starring: Roger Moore and Martha Hyer

1969
25.

Hammerhead

(David Prowse plays George)

Directed by: David Miller

Starring: Vince Edwards and Judy Geeson

1968
26.

Casino Royale

Directed by: Val Guest and Ken Hughes

Starring: Peter Sellers and Ursula Andress

1967
27.

Deadly Sweet

(David Prowse plays Jelly-Roll's Partner)

Directed by: Tinto Brass

Starring: Jean-Louis Trintignant and Ewa Aulin

1967