Joe Robinson

Actor

Actor


Born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 1927 (not 1929 as some references give) Joe Robinson came from a famous family of wrestlers. Both his father Joseph Robinson Senior and grandfather John were world champions. Following in their footsteps Joe Junior won the wrestling European Heavyweight Championship in 1952, beating Axel Cadier in London. At that ...
Birth date
1927-05-31
Death date
2017-07-03
Height
6' 2" (1.88 m)

Known For


Diamonds Are Forever
Diamonds Are Forever
Peter Franks (1971)
Tartar Invasion
Tartar Invasion
Ursus (1961)
The Avengers
The Avengers
Max (1963)
Thor and the Amazon Women
Thor and the Amazon Women
Thor (1963)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorDiamonds on Wheels
(TV Movie) Ashley's Bodyguard (uncredited)
1973
ActorDiamonds Are Forever
Peter Franks
1971
ActorThe Undertakers
(Short) Garage Mechanic
1969
ActorTheatre 625
(TV Series) Arkwright's son - Girl of My Dreams (1966) ... Arkwright's son
1966
ActorPardon the Expression
(TV Series) Gerry - Self Defence (1966) ... Gerry
1966
ActorThe Saint
(TV Series) Austin - The Saint Plays with Fire (1963) ... Austin
1963
ActorThe Avengers
(TV Series) Max - November Five (1963) ... Max
1963
ActorThor and the Amazon Women
Thor
1963
ActorDoctor in Distress
Sonja's Boy Friend
1963
ActorTarzan, roi de la force brutale
Taur
1963
ActorThe Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner
Mr. Roach
1962
ActorTartar Invasion
Ursus
1961
ActorBarabbas
Bearded Gladiator
1961
ActorErik the Conqueror
Garian (uncredited)
1961
ActorCarry on Regardless
Dynamite Dan
1961
ActorProbation Officer
(TV Series) Mr. Phillips - Episode #2.22 (1961) ... Mr. Phillips
1961
ActorThe Bulldog Breed
Tall Sailor
1960
ActorThe Strange World of Gurney Slade
(TV Mini-Series) Farm Human - Episode #1.3 (1960) ... Farm Human
1960
ActorSaturday Night and Sunday Morning
Man walking in pub (uncredited)
1960
ActorMeet the Champ
(TV Series) - Episode #1.3 (1960)
1960
ActorThe Two Faces of Dr. Jekyll
Corinthian (uncredited)
1960
ActorEmergency-Ward 10
(TV Series) Dale Brookwood - Episode #1.357 (1960) ... Dale Brookwood
1960
ActorAction Stations
Pete Archer
1959
ActorHancock's Half Hour
(TV Series) - The Beauty Contest (1959)
1959
ActorSea Fury
Hendrik
1958
ActorFemale Fiends
Sven
1958
ActorThe Flesh Is Weak
Lofty
1957
ActorFighting Mad
Mike
1957
ActorMurder Reported
Jim
1957
ActorDie ganze Welt singt nur Amore
Max, der Athlet
1956
ActorBefore Your Very Eyes
(TV Series) - Episode #4.2 (1956)
1956
ActorA Kid for Two Farthings
Sam Heppner
1955
RoleTitleYear
SelfFear Factor
(TV Series) Self - Heli Platform to Platform Jump, Barber Shop, Container Launch (2006) ... Self - Truck Jump/Worm Coffin/Catapult (2001) ... Self
2001-2006
SelfInside 'Diamonds Are Forever'
(Video documentary short) Self / Peter Franks
2000
SelfDouble-O Stunts
(Video documentary short) Self
2000
SelfDiamonds Are Forever: Lesson #007 - Close Quarters Combat
(Video) Self / Actor
1971
SelfFit as a Fiddle
(Documentary short) Self
1952
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageThe South Bank Show
(TV Series documentary) - Bond (2008)
2008
Archive footageDiamonds Are Forever: Alternate and Expanded Angle Scenes
(Video documentary short)
2006
Archive footageDiamonds Are Forever: Bond in Amsterdam
(Video documentary short) Self (uncredited)
1971