No photo available. Represent Robert Tudawali? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 22,864 this week

Robert Tudawali (1928–1967)

Robert Tudawali was born in 1928 in Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia. He was an actor, known for Jedda the Uncivilized (1955), Dust in the Sun (1958) and Whiplash (1960). He died in 1967 in Darwin, Northern Territory. See full bio »

What Movies Are Coming This Fall?

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Replicants, superheros, and reboots await you in our Fall Movie Guide. Plan your season and take note of the hotly anticipated indie, foreign, and documentary releases, too.

Check out our Fall Movie Guide

Related News

Umbrella restores more Oz classics

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Robert Tudawali's work have you seen?

Known For

Jedda the Uncivilized
Dust in the Sun
Dust in the Sun Emu Foot
Whiplash Dalgowlie / Kogarah / Kuanspa / Kuraba / Mundaru / Native Boy / Roonga
Burst of Summer
Burst of Summer Don Reynolds


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (4 credits)
 1961 Whiplash (TV Series)
Kuanspa / Kuraba / Mundaru / ...
- The Magic Wire (1961) ... Kuanspa
- The Wreckers (1961) ... Kuraba
- The Hunters (1961) ... Mundaru
- Fire Rock (1961) ... Kogarah
- The Bone That Whispered (1961) ... Dalgowlie
 1961 Burst of Summer (TV Movie)
Don Reynolds
 1958 Dust in the Sun
Emu Foot
 1955 Jedda the Uncivilized
Marbuck (as Robert Tudawalli)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Robert Tudawalli | Bob Wilson

Did You Know?


Australian filmmakers commemorate the career of Robert Tudawali, and have named an award after him. The Tudawali Awards are given out to Indigenous filmmakers who continue the filmmaking tradition of people like Robert Tudawali - the first Aboriginal star.

Contribute to This Page