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George Robotham (1921–2007)

Born in 1921. Played football at UCLA, and was awarded a degree in Business Administration. Specializes in scenes involving underwater activities, and also fight and combat sequences. One of the elder statesmen in terms of stunt and action activities in Holllywood films over many decades. His probable single most famous distinctive film sequence ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 86) in Bonn, Germany

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 2000 Bedazzled (stunts)
 1996 Mars Attacks! (stunts - uncredited)
 1991 Mobsters (stunts)
 1988 Mississippi Burning (stunts)
 1988 Funny Farm (stunts)
 1988 The Couch Trip (stunts - as George N. Robotham)
 1986 A Fine Mess (stunts)
 1985 The Goonies (stunt coordinator)
 1984 The Wild Life (stunts)
 1984 Bachelor Party (stunts)
 1984 The Master (TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode)
- Out-of-Time-Step (1984) ... (stunts - uncredited)
 1983 Flashdance (stunts)
 1982 The Sword and the Sorcerer (stunts)
 1981 Zorro: The Gay Blade (stunts)
 1981 S.O.B. (stunts)
 1980 The Island (stunts)
 1980 Power (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator - as George Robothum)
 1979 1941 (stunts - uncredited)
 1979 Meteor (stunts)
 1979 The Prisoner of Zenda (stunt coordinator) / (stunts)
 1978 The Manitou (stunts)
 1978 The Amazing Captain Nemo (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1977-1978 Wonder Woman (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 3 episodes)
- Screaming Javelins (1978) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Light-fingered Lady (1978) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Deadly Toys (1977) ... (stunt coordinator)
 1975 Rooster Cogburn (stunts - uncredited)
 1974 The Towering Inferno (stunts - uncredited)
 1974 The Three Stooges Follies (stunts - uncredited)
 1974 99 and 44/100% Dead (stunts - uncredited)
 1973 Magnum Force (stunts - uncredited)
 1973 The Don Is Dead (stunts - uncredited)
 1973 Charley Varrick (stunts - uncredited)
 1973 Cleopatra Jones (stunts - uncredited)
 1973 Showdown (stunts - uncredited)
 1972 The Poseidon Adventure (stunts - uncredited)
 1972 What's Up, Doc? (stunts - as George N. Robotham)
 1971 Diamonds Are Forever (stunts - uncredited)
 1970 Hornets' Nest (stunt supervisor)
 1970 Darling Lili (stunts - uncredited)
 1969 The Undefeated (stunts - uncredited)
 1968 The Split (stunts - uncredited)
 1968 5 Card Stud (stunts - uncredited)
 1968 Never a Dull Moment (stunts - uncredited)
 1968 It Takes a Thief (TV Series) (stunts)
 1967 Gunn (stunts - uncredited)
 1967 Tobruk (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 Seconds (stunts - uncredited)
 1965 Blindfold (stunts - uncredited)
 1965 The Glory Guys (stunts - uncredited)
 1965 The Great Race (stunts - uncredited)
 1965 Strange Bedfellows (stunts - uncredited)
 1964-1965 The Outer Limits (TV Series) (stunt double - 2 episodes)
- The Brain of Colonel Barham (1965) ... (stunt double: Paul Lukather - uncredited)
- The Duplicate Man (1964) ... (stunt double: Sean McClory - uncredited)
 1963 It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (stunt double: Dick Shawn - uncredited)
 1963 The Ugly American (stunts - uncredited)
 1962 Confessions of an Opium Eater (stunts - uncredited)
 1961 The Last Sunset (stunt double: Rock Hudson - uncredited)
 1960 North to Alaska (stunts - uncredited)
 1960 Spartacus (stunts - uncredited)
 1960 Walk Tall (stunt double: Kent Taylor - uncredited)
 1959 Tarzan, the Ape Man (stunts - uncredited)
 1959 Warlock (stunts - uncredited)
 1958 Northwest Passage (TV Series) (stunts)
 1958 Twilight for the Gods (stunts - uncredited)
 1958 Mike Hammer (TV Series) (stunts - uncredited)
 1957 The Deerslayer (stunts - uncredited)
 1957 Richard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series) (stunts)
 1957 The Way to the Gold (stunts - uncredited)
 1956 The Ten Commandments (stunts - uncredited)
 1956 State Trooper (TV Series) (stunts)
 1955 Guys and Dolls (stunts - uncredited)
 1955 Many Rivers to Cross (stunts - uncredited)
 1954 20000 Leagues Under the Sea (stunts - uncredited)
 1954 The Egyptian (stunts - uncredited)
 1954 Gunfighters of the Northwest (stunts - uncredited)
 1954 Prince Valiant (stunts - uncredited)
 1954 Jesse James vs. the Daltons (stunt double: John Cliff - uncredited)
 1953 Take the High Ground! (stunts - uncredited)
 1953 The Robe (stunts - uncredited)
 1952 Lone Star (stunts - uncredited)
 1951 Captain Video, Master of the Stratosphere (stunts - uncredited)
 1951 Mysterious Island (stunts - uncredited)
 1950 Atom Man vs. Superman (stunt double: Kirk Alyn - uncredited)
 1950 Cody of the Pony Express (stunts - uncredited)
 1949 The Adventures of Sir Galahad (stunts - uncredited)
 1949 Batman and Robin (stunts - uncredited)
 1948 Joan of Arc (stunts - uncredited)
 1943 Batman (stunts - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

George N. Robotham | George Robothum

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Trivia:

Doubled for Rock Hudson, Clark Gable, and John Wayne.

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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