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The Benny Hill Show
Strongman / Muscleman in 'Ye Olde Wishing Well' Sketch
Red Herring and Black Knights (as Dave Prowse)
(TV Series documentary)
Shadow of the Monster
Arthur (as Dave Prowse)
Guest at Bey's party / Weightlifter
TV commercials for Green Cross Code (UK) (1970s)
5 Interviews |
3 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Dave Prowse MBE | Dave Prowse | David and Norma Prowse | Darth Vader
6' 6½" (2 m)
Norma E. Scammell
Did You Know?
[Asked if during the making of the original Star Wars trilogy at any point, did he feel claustrophobic due to the mask and suit completely covering his whole body while at Collectormania 10 at Milton Keynes] "The suit was made to fit and was very, very comfortable, so no I didn't feel at all claustrophobic, but the only problem I did experience was that in the mask I got very, very hot!"
Owned a gym "The Dave Prowse Fitness Centre" in London, England. His brother Bob Prowse
used to manage it for him before opening his own Health Club in Maidstone.
Towering height and muscular physique.