Down 8,646 this week

Sean Flynn (I) (1941–1971)

American actor and journalist. Born to famed swashbuckling movie hero Errol Flynn and actress Lili Damita, Sean Flynn was the object of contention between the divorced couple for his entire life. Raised primarily by his mother, he was alternately ignored and fought for by his father, who engaged in a years-long custody battle with Damita. Sean ... See full bio »


(age 30) in Chi Pou, Cambodia

What Movies Do You Want to See This Summer?

Buzzing comedies such as The Spy Who Dumped Me await you in our Summer Movie Guide. Check in for all the info you need.

See our Summer Movie Guide

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 23 people
created 07 Sep 2016
a list of 81 people
created 18 Mar 2015
a list of 97 people
created 06 Jun 2014
a list of 374 people
created 22 Jan 2012

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Sean Flynn's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Duel at the Rio Grande
Duel at the Rio Grande Don Ramón Martínez y Rayol / Zorro
The Errol Flynn Theatre
The Errol Flynn Theatre Shawn Bateman
Seven Guns for Timothy
Seven Guns for Timothy Timothy Hollister Benson
Sandok, il Maciste della giungla


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (11 credits)
 1968 Wheel of Ashes
Man Standing in Corner
 1967 Singapore, Singapore
Captain Art Smith
 1966 Sharp-Shooting Twin Sisters
Jimmy Trevor
 1966 Seven Guns for Timothy
Timothy Hollister Benson
 1964 Sandok, il Maciste della giungla
Lt. Dick Ramsey
 1964 Mission to Venice
Michael Newman / Michel Nemours
 1963 Stop Train 349
Lt. Novak
 1963 Duel at the Rio Grande
Don Ramón Martínez y Rayol / Zorro
 1962 The Son of Captain Blood
Robert Blood
 1960 Where the Boys Are
Guy in Blue 'Xavier University' Sweatshirt (uncredited)
 1957 The Errol Flynn Theatre (TV Series)
Shawn Bateman
- Strange Auction (1957) ... Shawn Bateman
Hide Hide Show Show Cinematographer (1 credit)
 1967 L'état normal (Short)
Hide Hide Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
 2010/II The Road to Freedom (dedicated to the memory of)
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
 2005 The Adventures of Errol Flynn (TV Movie documentary)
Himself / Shawn Bateman

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 5 Articles | See more »


6' 3" (1.91 m)

Did You Know?


According to the commentary track by Francis Ford Coppola in Apocalypse Now (1979), the character portrayed by Dennis Hopper, the photojournalist, is loosely based on Sean Flynn. Hopper was due to play the part of a Green Beret, but when Coppola saw him when he arrived, he was not fit to play that role, so he created the part of the photojournalist supposedly based on Flynn's reputation in ... See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial