David Prowse

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Birthday
1, 1935
Birthplace
Bristol, England
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
1, 1935 (age 83)
Birthplace
Bristol, England

About

English bodybuilder who was immortalized for playing the body of Darth Vader in the original Star Wars films.

Before Fame

He attended the Bristol Grammar School.

Trivia

He appeared in the film A Clockwork Orange, which was based on a novel by Anthony Burgess.

Family Life

He married Norma Prowse in 1963 and the couple has three children.

Associated With

He physically played Darth Vader, but the character was voiced by James Earl Jones.