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Ronald Biggs (1929–2013)

Ronald Biggs was born on August 8, 1929 in Stockwell, Lambeth, London, England as Ronald Arthur Biggs. He was an actor and writer, known for Prisoner of Rio (1988), The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle (1980) and Die Toten Hosen & Ronnie Biggs: Carnival in Rio (Punk Was) (1991). He was married to Raimunda de Castro and Charmian Brent. He died on ... See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1988 Prisoner of Rio
Mickey
 1980 The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle
The Exile (as Ronnie Biggs)
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 1988 Prisoner of Rio (writer)
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 2013 Die Gentlemen baten zur Kasse (Documentary)
Self
 1999 The 11 O'Clock Show (TV Series)
Self
- Episode #3.1 (1999) ... Self
 1996 Cutting Edge (TV Series documentary)
Self
- I Married a Great Train Robber (1996) ... Self
 1989 The Seven Million Dollar Fugitive (Documentary)
Self
 1984 Long Time No See, Ronnie (TV Movie documentary)
Self
 1978 The Confessions of Ronald Biggs (TV Movie documentary)
Self
 1977 Geblieben ist nicht einmal der Ruhm (TV Movie documentary)
Self
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 2017 Mysteries of the Missing (TV Series documentary)
Self
- The Men Who Beat Alcatraz (2017) ... Self (uncredited)
 2011 Revealed (TV Series documentary)
Self
- The Great Train Robber's Secret Tapes (2011) ... Self (as Ronnie Biggs)
 2006 Kidnap Ronnie Biggs (TV Movie documentary)
Self (as Ronnie Biggs)
 2005 Ronnie Biggs: The Last Escape? (TV Movie documentary)
Self
 2004 Vanishings! (TV Series)
Self
 1998 The Great Train Robbery (TV Movie documentary)
Self
 1994 Great Crimes and Trials of the Twentieth Century (TV Series documentary)
Self
- The Great Train Robbery (1994) ... Self
 1987 The Rock 'n' Roll Years (TV Series)
Self
- 1974 (1987) ... Self
 1965 This Week (TV Series)
Self
- James Cameron's Year (1965) ... Self
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 4 Portrayals | 2 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

Ronnie Biggs

Spouse:

Raimunda de Castro  (his death)  (1 child) | See more »
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Personal Quote:

[in his last interview from 2013] For more than 13,000 days on the run, my life was a soap opera. See more »

Trivia:

One of the train robbers involved in the "Great Train Robbery" of 1963. He escaped from prison in 1965 and was on the run for years until settling in Brazil. In 2001 he finally gave himself up. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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