No photo available. Represent Robert Gordon? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 55,927 this week

Robert Gordon (I) (1913–1990)

Robert Gordon was born on August 21, 1913 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He was a director and actor, known for It Came from Beneath the Sea (1955), The Joe Louis Story (1953) and The Gatling Gun (1971). He died on December 1, 1990 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1166 people
created 05 Feb 2012
list image
a list of 683 people
created 17 Sep 2013
a list of 601 people
created 1 week ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Robert Gordon.

User Polls

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Director (24 credits)
 1963 Black Zoo
 1963 The Real McCoys (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1961 Bonanza (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Dark Gate (1961)
 1959-1960 Law of the Plainsman (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Amnesty (1960)
 1959 Bourbon Street Beat (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959 The Alaskans (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Big Deal (1959)
- Petticoat Crew (1959)
 1959 Maverick (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Full House (1959)
 1959 The Texan (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- The Man Hater (1959)
- Reunion (1959)
- Caballero (1959)
- Private Account (1959)
 1959 Bold Venture (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Ewell Log (1959)
 1958 Damn Citizen
 1955-1956 My Friend Flicka (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Lost River (1956)
- Wind from Heaven (1956)
- The Settler (1956)
- Night Rider (1956)
- The Wild Horse (1955)
 1952 The Big Story (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1948 Thunder in the Pines (as Robert Edwards)
 1948 Black Eagle
 1947 Blind Spot
Show Show Actor (27 credits)
Show Show Writer (3 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (3 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Robert Edwards | Bobby Gordon


5' 6" (1.68 m)

Did You Know?


He and Allison Hayes (Attack of the 50 Foot Woman (1958)) were quite an item around Hollywood in the early 1960s. They had a lot of dinners at The Sportsman's Lodge. Hayes wanted to marry Gordon (who was a couple of inches shorter than she was), but he was reluctant to divorce his wife.

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Discuss Robert Gordon on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page